How to Reach Bregenz, Austria

The Easiest Way to Reach Bregenz


By Air:

There are a number of airports near Bregenz, but no direct flights in.

  • Zurich Airport is connected to Bregenz by rail.
  • Friedrichshafen Airport at the triangle of Germany, Austria and Switzerland is 50 minutes by rail to Vorarlberg.
  • St. Gallen / Altenrhein in Switzerland has a tiny airport.

By Train: The Hauptbahnhof, or Central Station, receives trains from Vienna with stops in Linz, Salzburg, Innsbruck

By Boat: Boats and ferries from the harbour can be taken out to other towns around Lake Constance.

By Bus: The Eurolines bus network serves Bregenz as far as Vienna and Berlin.

By Car: Bregenz is easily reachable by car over various Swiss, Austrian and German motorways.


  • By Bus: The city has a number of efficient bus lines.
  • By Foot: The city really is quite tiny. You can check out all the sites quite easily just walking.
  • By Bicycle: In the summer, cycling is undisputedly the best way to travel. You can rent them from the central station.

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