Innsbruck (Austria)

Innsbruck, is a small town in the western part of Austria, located at the banks of the Inn River. The city's name means literally "bridge over the Inn River". The city is famous for its winter sports and the Winter Olympics have been held here in 1964 and 1976. Innsbruck's sights include also a few medieval churches, the Renaissance-style palace, a few museums and parks, as well as, of course, the surrounding mountains. In addition to a ski resort, the area hosts also Europe's most difficult mountain bike trail (opened 2004 to the North Park), as well as numerous fitness and walking trails in the mountains, from where you have a fantastic view."

Population: 121,329
Beach : No
Mountain : Yes
Popular destination: No
Official language: German
Skill level of the English language : Good
Emergency numbers: 112 (the police, ambulance, fire brigade)
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Electric plugs: C, F
Voltage: 230 V
Tipping in a restaurant: If you receive good service round up the bill or tip about 5%
Time in destination: Nov 13, 2019, 3:08:27 PM

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Weather Forecast

Wed
13.11

Rain

37°F

Thu
14.11

Partly cloudy

37°F

Fri
15.11

Heavy rain

43°F

Sat
16.11

Cloudy

46°F

Sun
17.11

Heavy rain

37°F

Mon
18.11

Partly cloudy

43°F

Tue
19.11

Rain

37°F

Monthly Weather Conditions

Month Average Temperature °F High Temperature °F Low Temperature °F Rainy Days Rating
January 30.4 38.7 25.0 7
February 33.6 43.7 27.3 6
March 41.4 52.7 33.8 8
April 47.7 59.4 39.4 9
May 56.7 68.9 47.3 10
June 61.3 73.0 52.5 13
July 64.9 76.8 55.9 13
August 64.2 76.1 55.8 12
September 57.6 69.4 49.8 9
October 48.9 60.3 41.9 7
November 37.9 46.6 32.7 8
December 31.5 38.8 26.8 8

More information: Innsbruck forecast and weather conditions monthly

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Price Level

Compared to prices worldwide, Innsbruck is an expensive destination.

On a tight budget, the daily budget is approximately $82.54, which includes hostel accommodation, budget meals and public transportation.

On a moderate budget, the daily budget is approximately $304.55, which includes a moderately priced hotel, meals at moderate priced restaurants and transportation costs.

Estimated prices:

  • Hotel (2 stars): $80.54
  • Hotel (3 stars): $108.17
  • Hotel (4 stars): $161.09
  • Hotel (5 stars): $235.45
  • Taxi ride (3 miles): $13.66
  • Taxi ride (6 miles): $23.02
  • Beer in a restaurant (16 ounces): $4.35
  • Meal, McDonalds: $8.70
  • Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant: $12.12

More information: Innsbruck price level

Destination Map

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Safety

Innsbruck has been classified as extremely safe with security classification 5/5.

Safety index values (higher is better):

  • General: 75.9 (better than United states average 48.9)
  • Walking alone during daytime hours: 91.7 (better than United states average 69.9)
  • Walking alone at night: 66.7 (better than United states average 40.8)

More information: Innsbruck safety

Car Rental

Things which affect the renting of the car:

  • Driver’s license: In the European Union / Schengen a driver's license from an EU country is sufficient, although for North Americans it is recommended to carry a separate international driving license, in addition to the American driving license.
  • Direction of traffic: In Europe the traffic is mainly right-handed. The exception is Great Britain, which is left-handed traffic.
  • Insurance: In Western Europe, all rental cars include some kind of insurance, so additional insurance policies are often unnecessary (unless you are going to Russia or Eastern Europe).
  • Driving abroad: You can drive a rental car almost everywhere within all countries of the European Union / Schengen territory without additional fees. Eastern European countries and Russia are the exceptions and you should always ask the car rental company in advance about the rules.

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