Hotel Edelweiss and Gurgl



The conference takes places in a wonderful hotel resort Hotel Edelweiss and Gurgl in a top level ski region in Oetztal, Tyrol, Austria.

The hotel is directly adjacent to excellent skiing.

The agenda includes afternoon breaks.

Very attractive room rates including full board have been arranged during the conference.

After registering for the conference please contact the hotel Edelweiss direct for room reservations at:

Edelweiss & Gurgl

or contact the hotel direct ask for conference rates at:

Tel.: +43 (0)5256 / 6223 •  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.





For a comprehensive summary of options on how to get to Obergurgl, please visit:


A number of delegates have previously used the following taxi and shuttle service for transfer from Munich Airport.(

The Edelweiss Hotel can also arrange shuttle service from Innsbruck Airport.


Arrival by car

(please note that Alpine winter conditions may lead to difficult driving conditions) 

Access to Obergurgl in the Tyrol Alps, Austria

Arrival via Innsbruck (from Eastern Austria or via Munich):

Pass Innsbruck on the A12 autobahn and drive towards Arlberg/Switzerland/Bregenz until you reach the exit “Haiming, Ötztal.” You will reach the Oetz Valley on the B186 highway when you drive towards “Kühtai, Timmelsjoch, Meran, Ötztal Information.” The trip from the autobahn exit to Obergurgl will take an hour at the most.

Arrival via Bregenz (from Switzerland):

When you drive towards Innsbruck/Munich on the A12 autobahn, exit at “Haiming/Ötztal.” Take the B186 highway and drive towards “Kühtai, Timmelsjoch, Meran, Ötztal Information.” The trip from the autobahn exit to Obergurgl will take an hour at the most.

Toll-free arrival (from Germany)

Take the Fernpass Bundesstraße instead of the A12 autobahn or cross the border at Garmisch. Follow the country road system until you reach B186. Drive towards “Kühtai, Timmelsjoch, Meran, Ötztal Information.” Your trip to Obergurgl from the beginning of B186 shouldn’t take much more than one hour.

Arrival from Italy:

You can reach the Oetz Valley from Italy via Merano. In Merano, take the SS44 and drive towards Timmelsjoch/Austria. You will cross the border at the Timmelsjoch Pass. Attention: This border station is closed in heavy snowfalls as well as at night.

The Timmelsjoch High Alpine Scenic Road is only open from early July to about the end of October.

Journey time to Obergurgl from...
Innsbruck 99 km 90min.
Airport Munich 298 km 3h
Munich Town 263 km 2h 30min.
Zürich 285 km 3h
Garmisch Partenkirchen 119 km 90min.
Salzburg 280 km 2h 45min.
Meran (in summer) 63 km 50min.
Bregenz 192 km 2h 15min.
Vienna 573 km 6h