Border control for arrival and departure

Uncomplicated entry into the vacation region Hochkönig

The measures to enter the Hochkönig region, Austria and also for the journey home after your well-deserved vacation are handled differently in the different countries and are subject to daily changes and new measures.

In order to make it easier for you to plan your vacation, we have collected the most important and currently most up-to-date information for you below.

Important for you: For your vacation, please observe the entry and exit regulations and measures in your home region. Since the regulations can change in the near future, the information provided is carefully researched without guarantee.


Since 15 January 2021, electronic registration (Pre-Travel Clearance - PTC) is mandatory before entering Austria. The registration confirmation must be presented electronically or printed out in the event of an inspection.

Exceptions from the registration obligation exist, among others, for commuters and transit travelers as well as for persons who enter Austria for unforeseeable, particularly worthy of consideration reasons within the family circle. Translated with (free version)

Current information on travel restrictions & travel warnings