Stay healthy! Safety guide for your stay in Salzburg

Travel Information:   

Subject to change!

PCR - Test:

Gstättengasse 2b, 5020 Salzburg
Mo – So: 8am – 12:30pm & So:1pm – 6pm

Cost: 57€ pp, valid for 48 hrs

Registration needed:

Result: in the course of the following day via SMS (incl. written findings in English).

Test: gargling

Antigen- Fasttest: for free

Result: approx. 15 minutes after testing via SMS (incl. test confirmation in English).

Test: Mouth-throat swab

Hotel Sacher: Mo-Fr: 2pm - 8pm, So: 10am-2pm. No registration needed.

                        cost: 57€, results in 1 day

                        Subjekt to change!

Is there a quarantine obligation?

No, an entry to Salzburg is possible without quarantine. But regulations can change – Please check before travelling to Salzburg!


3G Test: Are you Tested - Vaccinated - Recovered? 

Then you can enjoy Salzburg again.


Guided tours:no registration - and testing obligation after 3G

  • We will guide you safely through the city - with a distance of 2meters (6,5 feet);)

  • FFP2 -masks in closed rooms obligatory - always bring your mask, please

  • Max. 10 persons per guide from different households + 10 children 

  • Groups 11-50 persons must be registered (guide will assist)

  • Regulations change very often. For more information, please contact us


Corona ICU Occupancy Measures for Fall 2021


VALID as of September 15, 2021


10% (200 used beds in the hospital) expected:

  • Tightening of controls on measures in place

  • Antigen testing now only valid for 24 hours

  • FFP2 mask compulsory (public offices, public transport) 

  • Recommendation FFP2 mask for all also in stores, mandatory for unvaccinated (random checks by police) 

  • 3G for events with more than 25 persons

15 % (300 used beds in the hospital) expected:

  • Night catering (and similar settings), events without assigned seating with more than 500 people: Vaccinated/Genetized (2G).

  • Antigen tests with self-acceptance (living room tests) no longer valid for 3G

20 % (400 used beds in the hospital)expected:

  • Every location with 3G regulation, only vaccinated/genetics/PCR test is valid anymore


Existing rules:


Gastronomy:3G rule

Restrictions due to opening and closing hours are completely eliminated 

No more minimum distance between visitor or guest groups

Visitor group regulations no longer apply 

The consumption of food and beverages is no longer permitted only in a seated position at serving stations, but is also possible again in a standing position

No mask obligation (neither FFP2 nor other mouth-nose protection) for guests also in indoor areas

The 3-G rule: Guests still have to show a valid negative test result, proof of vaccination or confirmation of having had COVID-19 (proof of testing is now only required from the age of 12).

The 3-G rule is waived for food and beverage pickup and snack stands (customers must then wear mouth/nose protection indoors, however)

Guest registration requirement: to be abolished as of 22 July

Recreational facilities:3G rule

- Registration required if length of stay is more than 15 minutes

- No registration required if mainly outdoors (e.g. zoo)


Museum visits and shops:no entry test required

- FFP2 mask obligation for visitors

- Limitation of the number of visitors: 20m² / visitor

- Minimum distance of 2 meters with persons from different households

- Please familiarize yourself with the rules of each museum and shop.


You will find the following test stations on the left side of the old town:

Apotheke zum goldenen Biber (Getreidegasse)

Alte f.e. Hofapotheke (Alter Markt)


New: Mozartplatz 5, next to Misc.Fashion!!! 

Monday-Friday 9:00-19:00 and Saturday 9:00-17:00


New: Hellbrunner Straße 11A 

Monday-Friday 9:00-19:00 h and Saturday 9:00-17:00 h

Information: WKS subject to change!