Austria 2011



  • Period: March 2007 (Cold and snow)
  • Periode: August 2011 (Warm and sunny)

General information:

  • Currency: Euro  

  • ATM's: In every city

  • Creditcards:  excepted throughout the country

  • Safety: Nothing special

Prices (august 2011)

  • Value Money: €1 

  • Fuel:  €1,52 per liter (diesel)  

Road costs

  • For driving on the roads you need to buy a Vignet. A vignet for 10 days cost € 7,90

  • Toll Karawanken tunnel  € 6,50 (one way)

  • Great road for driving is the Grossklockerner Alpenstrasse
  • For anyone who does not want to take the long way around there is a shortcut through the Alps. You can take your car on a train (Autozug) Tauern. 2 persons and a car (one way) is € 17,-. The maximum height is 3,60 x 2,50 m.


Grid: Lat/Lon hddd°mm.mmm" 

Waypoints used during Balkan trip in 2011

N47°05.153    E13°07.248    Autozug Tauern Nord
Tauern car train, North station

N46°58.801    E13°10.604    Autozug Tauern Sud   
Tauern car train, South station

N47°18.112    E12°48.973    Zell am See
Camping Sudufer. Clean comfortable but run by a very unfriendly owner. Price €25 for 2 persons and a car.

N46°34.749    E13°59.972      
Last Vignet stop before the Slovenian border