You can reach the resort from Germany with no vignette required. Take the highway A8 in the direction of Salzburg and take the exit at Siegsdorf. Continue in the direction of Inzell until you can exit in the direction of Lofer. Once you reach the village of Lofer, follow the signs leading to Zell am See until you reach the municipality of Maishofen. Here you will drive into the valley Glemmtal. After about 15 kilometers (9.3 mi) you should reach Saalbach Hinterglemm.
The closest train station is in Zell am See. From there you can catch a coach bus to the resort.
Airports near the resort are Munich, Salzburg and Innsbruck. The Holiday Shuttle of the resort makes sure all passengers get comfortably to their destination.
Starting in Munich in the village Kiefersfelden at the border to Austria, drive onto the highway Inntalautobahn A12 and take the exit Kufstein Süd. Follow the road No. 173 until you can change onto the federal road B312 in the direction of Salzburg Lofer - St. Johann - Fieberbrunn. From Munich, the journey will take you about 90 minutes.
Coming from the west, you will also take the highway Inntalautobahn A12, but this time take the exit Wörgl Ost. Passing through St. Johann in Tyrol you will reach the town of Fieberbrunn just by following the signs.