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Kitzbühel Ski Resort Guide

Kitzbühel, Austria

Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length98 miles
Highest Lift6,562ft
Resort Height2,625ft
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Salzburg
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Kitzbühel

The ski area of Kitzbühel is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 2,625ft, with 98 miles of marked runs.

Summary

Kitzbühel has direct access to 98 miles of downhill skiing, with 70 marked pistes, served by a total of 30 ski lifts.

Skiing

There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.

Snowboarding

Kitzbühel is highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Kitzbühel.

Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Kitzbühel is 4 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Skiroute Streif Rennstrecke', which is 1 miles in length.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Kitzbühel?

The next notable snow forecast is 3in, expected on 16 April, with around 30in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Kitzbühel Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
1314 miles
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
2548 miles
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
2242 miles
Downhill
Total Length
98 miles
Cross Country
Total Length
25 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
30

Altitudes & Slopes

Kitzbühel Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift6,562ft
Resort Altitude (Kitzbühel)2,625ft
Lowest Trail2,592ft
Max Vertical3,970ft

Ski Slope Aspects

N, E, S, W

Kitzbühel has ski slopes facing north, south, as well as west and east, offering both sunny and sheltered skiing.

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Kitzbühel
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners
Snowboarding
Snow
Apres-Ski

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Ski Lessons in Kitzbühel

Find a Ski Instructor

To choose a Ski School, and book Group Ski Lessons or a Private Instructor, see Kitzbühel Ski Schools and Kitzbühel Ski Instructors.

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Location and Map

Where is Kitzbühel?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Tyrol.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Kitzbühel is Salzburg, 80 minutes drive away.

Innsbruck Airport, Munich, Bolzano, Linz and Memmingen airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The 30 ski lifts are able to uplift 76,230 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 52 miles of ski runs, with 780 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Kitzbühel open?

 Kitzbühel is reported Closed, but was expected to open : November 25, 2023.

 Closed : April 7, 2024.

Usual opening is early December, and usual closing is Mid April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

Trail Map

Kitzbühel Trail Map
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