Salzburg for Students

Awesome Student Discounts – Get more for your Money!

Although Salzburg is of a quite manageable size, the town offers young people many places and offers for leisure, perfect for a small budget or free altogether. Numerous restaurants and establishments offer student discounts, often independent of age and time. For students in Salzburg, the best goodie is the Studentenmittwoch (students’ Wednesday): on this day each week, you can look forward to special offers and discounts in many participating establishments. The Kolping House team has researched where you can enjoy student discounts in Salzburg – some of these are probably new to you!

The Salzburg Studentenmittwoch

On Wednesday, students in the town of Mozart get many things at a reduced price. Not only bars and restaurants, but also shopping or a cultural excursion can be experienced and enjoyed while saving money.

Get a 10 % discount on fashion every Wednesday in the following shops by showing your student ID:

  • Eibl (Kajetanerplatz/Schanzlgasse 4)
  • Jeans Only (Rudolfskai 6)
  • Napajijri (Münzgasse 1)
  • Rieger Fashion (Münzgasse 2)
  • Salamander shoes (Platzl 1 & Getreidegasse 42)
  • Vero Moda (Getreidegasse 15)
  • Cherry Pickers (Linzergasse 25)
  • Visionen – Fashion of a special kind (Griesgasse 29)

Lifestyle & Living

  • SEWA – I love Shopping (Linzergasse 15)
  • The Living Store (Kaigasse 36-38)

Eating & Drinking: Discounts and Special Offers

  • Afro Coffee
  • 220 Grad Café (Kaigasse): every Wednesday coffee + cake for 2.50 €
  • BioBurgerMeister (Linzergasse): every Wednesday free potato crisps to go with your organic burger
  • Café Uni:versum (Hofstallgasse right next to the Hauptbibliothek (main library))
  • Indigo: Thai Food at -10 % for students
  • Crepe D’Or (Linzergasse 14): -10 % on crepes
  • Starbucks (every Wednesday free upgrade of your hot drink)
  • Café Balthasar (Kaigasse 31)
  • Rigler‘s delicacies (Getreidegasse/Kranzlmarkt 5)

Bars, Clubs & Pubs

Bar for students

Party on a low budget (c) Beffa Bar Salzburg

  • Bar Aperitivo (Rudolfskai 28): cocktails at half price
  • Bar Eleven (Imbergstraße 11): e.g. free prosecco from 8 to 12 pm
  • Baustö (Priesterhausgasse 12)
  • Havana Cocktailbar (Priesterhausgasse)
  • O’malley’s (Rudolfskai 16)
  • Pauli Stubm (Herrengasse 16)
  • republic café (Anton-Neumayr-Platz): every Wednesday game night and discounts on drinks
  • Roses (Rudolfskai 10)

Sport & Leisure

  • free entrance to the bathing lake Liefering – Salzach Lakes, near the Kolping Hostel

Reduced entrance for students:

  • All indoor and outdoor pools in Salzburg (Leopoldskron, Alpenstraße, Volksgarten, Paracelsusbad)
  • Waldbad Anif
  • Climbing park Waldbad Anif

Art & Culture

  • Museum der Moderne Mönchsberg and Rupertinum
  • Dommuseum
  • Theatre performances at the Salzburger Landestheater
  • StageBar, Chiemseegasse 2: every Wednesday Karaoke evening
  • every Wednesday: reduced entrance to the Mozart museums

Free music offers

Enjoy free music and concerts? The Kolping Hostel team has researched great locations for you in a separate article (in German).

If you know where to go you can fantastically enjoy student life in Salzburg without spending much money. What are you waiting for? Grab your student ID and look forward to the many benefits!

Are you still looking for a student room n Salzburg? The Kolping House Salzburg also offers halls of residence for students, not far from the old town and most sites of Salzburg University.