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Your mobility advantage with the Summer Card

Several bus stops make it easy to reach Ötztal’s main attractions and highlights. Scenic Timmelsjoch Pass or Rettenbach Glacier make a superb base for hiking tours. What‘s best, using the public bus lines the two toll roads are free of charge.

Included in the Card

  • Unlimited use of public bus lines (incl. bicycle transport to Obergurgl – not across Timmelsjoch)
  • 1 daily return ride on toll roads by public bus

Save up to a maximum of

When using both toll roads - private car one way
2 toll fees € 50.50

Daily hiking shuttles

  • Umhausen – Niederthai
  • Sölden – Windachtal


Hut taxi

As a Summer Card holder, you can use the hut taxis at a reduced rate (on the normal price)! Please note: Bikes are not transported! The taxis run once a week in the individual villages. Pre-registration for hut taxis: Please note the registration deadline for the respective date.

Hut Taxi advance booking

Pre-registration hut taxi at oetztal.com/experiences (take into account the registration deadline for the respective date).

Pre-booking of the Längenfeld - Gries shared taxi on T +43 664 9990 1454 (pre-booking possible up to one hour before departure).


Please note the general terms and conditions of transportation valid for the Tirol Regio Ötztal public bus lines! Detailed bus schedules and information on bus stops are available at all selling points and Ötztal Tourismus Information Offices or in your accommodation! Please note that dogs must be muzzled in all public bus lines!

Hiking Ötztal Stabele Alm Landscape

Timmelsjoch High Alpine Street Ötztal

Timmelsjoch High Alpine Road

The Timmelsjoch High Alpine Road is, with a magnificent view of the surrounding mountains and valleys, probably the most beautiful connection to the neighboring country Italy. In addition to the scenic drive, there is also a lot of interesting information to take away along the way. Six stations provide information on the region's nature, history, culture, society and economy.

In operation: Mid May - End of October
Daily - check bus schedule
Please note: free ride only with public ÖVG and Post buses according to the public bus schedule. 

  • Tirol‘s most beautiful panoramic road
  • Spectacular vantage points
  • Restaurant
  • Motorcycle museum
  • "Timmelsjoch Drive"
  • Original Route E5 long-distance hiking trail


Toll road fee for private cars

No discounts for Summer Card holders:
Car: one way € 19.00 return € 26.00
Motorbike: one way € 17.00 return € 23.00


Panoramic Glacier Road

The glacier panorama road leads from the hustle and bustle of the village of Sölden up to the foot of the mighty glaciers in scenic bends. Due to the breathtaking panorama, the road was chosen as the location of the spectacular car chase in the action thriller James Bond SPECTRE.

In operation: from 07. June 2024
Please note: free ride only with public ÖVG and Post buses according to the public bus schedule.

  • 30 min bus ride from Sölden
  • Bus ride to Rettenbach and Tiefenbach Glaciers above 2800 m
  • 15 km long panorama road, average gradient 11%
  • Europe‘s highest road point
  • Hiking tip: high elevation trail to Vent


Toll road fee for private cars

No discounts for Summer Card holders:
Return ride: up to 5 persons € 23.00
each additional person € 7.00
Car from 6 persons and more & buses € 7.00 per person