ARRIVING BY AIR
The nearest airports are Innsbruck, Salzburg, Verona and Venice Treviso. International flights use Venice Marco Polo, Milan, or conceivably Vienna with overnight stay unless very early flight). Check with On Foot Holidays about transfers from Milan/Vienna (for Venice see below)
Flight information can change rapidly. Please check for yourself directly with the airlines' websites before initiating any booking with us and do not book your flights until we have confirmed that we have provisionally reserved accommodation for you.
Land by: Innsbruck 15:30; Salzburg 12:00; Verona 14:00; Venice Treviso or Venice Marco Polo 12:00 for public transport connections to San Candido (4-6 hrs) (Venice/Treviso part private transfer - see below).
Return flight earliest: Innsbruck 15:00; Salzburg 17:30; Verona 16:30; Venice Marco Polo or Treviso 17:30 for public transport connections from Cortina.
Note: For flights falling outside these times, some itinerary adjustment may be desirable, and/or overnight stays near the airport. Call On Foot for advice.
Flights from UK and Eire airports to Innsbruck (I), Salzburg (S), Verona (V) ,Venice Treviso (VT) and Venice Marco Polo (VMP)
Birmingham Monarch (VMP, not daily), Ryanair (V, seasonal, not daily);
Bristol Ryanair (VT, seasonal, not daily), Easyjet (VMP, seasonal, not daily);
Dublin Ryanair (VT, not daily), Aer Lingus (VMP, not daily, V, not daily);
East Midlands Ryanair (VT, seasonal, not daily);
Edinburgh Jet2 (VMP, not daily, V, not daily), Easyjet (VMP, not daily);
Leeds-Bradford Jet2 (S, VMP), Ryanair (VT, seasonal, not daily);
London City BA (VMP, not daily)
London Gatwick BA (S, not daily, VMP and V); Easyjet (I, not daily, V, VMP), Monarch (VMP, not daily, V, seasonal, not daily);
London Heathrow BA (VMP, not daily);
London Luton Easyjet (VMP, not daily);
London Southend Easyjet (VMP, not daily) ;
London Stansted Ryanair (S, not daily, VT, V, not daily);
Manchester Jet2 (VMP, not daily), Easyjet (VMP, not daily), Monarch (VMP, not daily, V, not daily), Thomson (VMP, seasonal, not daily);
Southampton Flybe (V) (seasonal, not daily);
See "Getting to the start of the walk" below for transfer information.
ARRIVING BY TRAIN
Nearest railway station:
Start: San Candido
Finish: Dobbiaco or Calalzo (pre-bookable taxi from Cortina available)
Typical rail journey from UK via Paris, Munich and Innsbruck
London: Eurostar to Paris (N); transfer to Paris (E) and take night train (Cassiopeia) to Munich, then Eurocity train via Innsbruck to Fortezza and local train to San Candido. ~ 18 hrs (including sleeper train).
Dobbiaco: local train to Fortezza, Eurocity train via Innsbruck to Munich, then either the night train to Paris, or change at Stuttgart to Paris and overnight there, before catching Eurostar back to London. ~ 13.5 hrs travel time (non-sleeper train); ~ 18 hrs (using sleeper train)
See www.seat61.com/Austria.htm for the stretch between London/Paris/Munich and Innsbruck and www.bahn.de for onward trains to and from San Candido.