How to get there by car
Motorway exit Dornbirn Nord to Bregenzerwald
Traffic service: www.oeamtc.at
Toll sticker required by law
A toll applies to the use of Austra´s motorways and dual carriageways. Types of toll sticker: 10-day, 2-month and yearly stickers.
How to get there by train
Several trains a day, including car and night trains, connect eastern and southern Austria with Vorarlberg. Österreichische Bundesbahn (Austrian Railway): www.oebb.at
By way of Lindau – Bregenz or Oberstaufen.
Deutsche Bahn (German Railway): www.bahn.de
The nearest car train stations are Munich and Lörrach.
With EC and IC trains on the Zurich – St. Gallen – Bregenz route or via Zurich – Sargans – Feldkirch.
Schweizer Bundesbahn (Swiss Railway): www.sbb.ch
Long-distance buses are a low-cost alternative way of getting to Bregenz, Dornbirn, Feldkirch and Bludenz from across Europe: www.flixbus.at
Public buses in the region
The Bregenzerwald has an excellent public bus service. Use of the Bregenzerwald rural bus is included for holders of the Guest Card Bregenzerwald & Großes Walsertal. Timetables, fares and information: fahrplan.vmobil.at
How to get there by aeroplane
The nearest airport (from Egg):
- Zürich, Switzerland (130 km) – several direct train connections from Zurich airport to Bregenz
- St. Gallen/Altenrhein (44 km)
- Friedrichshafen (52 km)
- Allgäu Airport Memmingen/Munich West (95 km)
- Munich, Germany (210 km)
- Innsbruck, Austria/Tirol (200 km)
The train connections to Bregenz can be found at www.oebb.at. From Bregenz we recommend to take a bus or a taxi.
Book transfer services to from Friedrichshafen airport: www.airport-drivers.com
Some accommodation providers also offer a pick-up service from the train station. Just contact them or one of the following taxi services:
- Taxi Bregenzerwald Riefensberg, Paul Hörburger, M +43 (0)664 1851333
- Taxi Fechtig, 6870 Bezau, T +43 (0)5514 2311
- Felder Reisen, 6881 Mellau, T +43 (0)5518 2257
- Taxi Veli, Andelsbuch, M +43 (0)664 5233477
- Taxi Zündel, 6867 Schwarzenberg, M +43 (0)664 9853113