Full steam through the National Park

... and comfortably to the most beautiful excursion destinations

Pinzgauer Lokalbahn Train

The narrow-gauge train has been connecting the villages of the upper Pinzgau in the Hohe Tauern National Park holiday region for more than 115 years. On the 53-kilometre route between Zell am See and Krimml, the modern trains of the Pinzgauer Lokalbahn train run every hour. Whether excursion guest, hiker, mountain biker or cyclist, you can reach the various excursion destinations and starting points of your tours stress-free and without traffic jams.

  • !! Current note !! Due to damage, the route between Niedernsill and Krimml isn't passable until further notice. A rail replacement service with buses has been set up. Trains between Zell am See and Niedernsill run according to schedule. 
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Price hits

  • WEEKEND and HOLIDAY ticket: For € 23.00, up to three people travelling together can commute as often as they want between Zell am See and Krimml on a weekend (Saturday and Sunday). On public holidays, this ticket is available for € 17.00. 
  • myRegio WEEKLY TICKET: Travelling a lot means saving a lot at the same time. This is possible with the myRegion weekly card. With this ticket you can explore the Pinzgau region for only € 19.00 by bus and train. 


The Pinzgauer Lokalbahn train has existed since 1898 and is not only a special attraction for narrow-gauge fans. Enjoy a romantic ride through the wonderful landscape of the Oberpinzgau in the over 100-year-old nostalgic steam and diesel trains.

Nostalgic steam train ride in summer 2023 - from Zell am See to Niedernsill

Every Thursday from 18th May up to and including 28th September 2023 

  • Distance: Zell am See - Niedernsill
  • Timetable nostalgic train
  • Tickets are available from the train gliders and the Customer Centre Mittersill
  • Prices Zell am See - Niedernsill for there and back (departure Zell am See): Adult € 18.80 | child € 9.40
    Price Zell am See - Niedernsill for one direction: Adult € 11.30 | child € 5.70
  • Access possible on the outward journey at all stations and stops.
  • A reservation is required at +43 6562 40600!