Where to Ski & Snowboard in Austria

As one of the world’s top winter destinations, you truly can’t go wrong with a ski or snowboard trip to Austria. But, knowing where to travel on your ski trip to Austria isn’t easy.

So, we’ve done the hard work for you. With deep powder, extra-long seasons, and unrivaled après-ski options, explore the destinations you need to visit on your ski and snowboard trip to Austria.

Most Popular Ski & Snowboard Resorts in Austria

St. Anton am Arlberg

St. Anton am Arlberg

Often referred to as the “cradle of alpine skiing”, skiing in St. Anton am Arlberg dates back almost to the invention of the sport. The resort is consistently voted one of the best in Europe and features almost 200 miles of ski runs along with another 125 for off-piste challenges. State-of-the-art lifts and modern infrastructure add to the appeal of St. Anton along with stunning accommodations and après-ski galore.



The skiing in Kitzbühel is equally as impressive as its historic past. Like a number of other Austrian ski resorts, Kitzbühel played a major role in the invention of skiing. Today, this family-friendly resort features 145 miles of skiable terrain accessible by more than 50 modern lifts. While the area boasts a wide variety of terrain, an on-site ski school is a perfect option for a beginning skier or snowboarder.

Lech-Zurs am Arlberg

Lech-Zurs am Arlberg

With close to 200 miles of downhill slopes, Lech-Zürs am Arlberg is the largest contiguous ski resort in Austria and the fifth largest in the world. This luxury resort continues to entice skiers and snowboarders across the globe. Off the slopes, the resort features award-winning cuisine, charming souvenir shops, and much more.



The perfectly groomed slopes of Mayrhofen are the ideal spot for your ski trip to Austria. The resort covers the ski areas of Ahorn, Penken, and Horberg to combine for a total of almost 90 miles of terrain. Mayrhofen also boasts Austria’s steepest peak at Harakiri Piste. But, several beginner slopes allow for leisure skiing, too.



More than 10,000 feet above sea level, Sölden is one of Austria’s top ski resorts. A combination of natural snow and artificial powder on the slopes of the Alps guarantee ski conditions will be available all season long. With plenty of acreage for free-riders and a multitude of groomed trails varying in difficulty, Sölden will undoubtedly appeal to any skier or snowboarder.

FAQs About Winter Vacations in Austria

Are Austrian ski resorts open?

Yes! The majority of ski resorts are open and ready to welcome you on your ski trip to Austria. Please be advised that some locations have suspended indoor activities. We recommend contacting your intended destination to remain informed of any mandates or COVID-related regulations. For added safety, ship your skis, snowboard, and snow boots directly to the slopes with our no-contact pickups and deliveries.

How much is a ski trip to Austria?

While pricing for accommodations will vary depending on where you stay, the typical price for an adult weekday ski pass will be somewhere in the range of $50 USD. Rates for children and multi-day passes are also available at many ski resorts for an additional discount.

How to ship skis on your ski trip to Austria?

Tired of dragging your skis and snowboard through the airport? We understand. Simply pack up your skis, attach your provided shipping label, and Ship Skis will collect your skis from your home, business, resort, or lodge. Arrive at your destination to find your skis and snowboard waiting! Ship Skis will send your skis back home at the end of your ski trip to Austria, too.

Why ship your skis on your ski trip to Austria?

We know you love skiing and snowboarding at venues all over the globe. That’s why Ship Skis is dedicated to ensuring your skis and snowboard arrive safely and on-time on your ski trip to Austria. With an on-time guarantee, complimentary insurance on every shipment, and access to real-time tracking 24/7, Ship Skis is the best way to ship your skis and snowboard on your ski trip to Austria.

How much does it cost to ship skis on a ski trip to Austria?

The cost to ship a small ski bag (under 25 lbs.) from the U.S. to Austria is $199.99 USD for the outbound leg and $239.99 USD for the return. The cost to ship a small snowboard bag (under 25 lbs.) from the U.S. to Austria is $209.99 USD for the outbound leg and $249.99 USD for the return. Transit time shipping to Austria from the U.S. is 2-5 business days for the outbound leg and 4-6 business days for the return.

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