Vorarlberg is within easy reach on all routes and all means of transport. The system of public transport is extremely well developed. Train and bus services are closely dovetailed in the Vorarlberg Transport Network. In some regions, hiking buses operate in addition to scheduled services. Visitors in the Kleinwalsertal may use the Walserbus free of charge.
C Vorarlberg Panorama, Rheintal, Bodensee (c) Thorbecke Luftbild / Vorarlberg Tourismus
... by car
From the north
via Singen – Friedrichshafen – Lindau or Singen – Konstanz/Kreuzlingen – St. Gallen, via Ulm – Memmingen – Lindau.
Via Augsburg or Munich – Memmingen – Lindau or via Nürnberg – Ulm – Lindau.
From the west
via Zürich – St. Gallen or Zurich – Walensee – Sargans.
From the south
via Como (I/CH) – San Bernardino – Chur; Brenner motorway (I/A) – Innsbruck or Reschen pass (I/A) – Landeck.
From the east
via Innsbruck – Arlberg road tunnel or Arlberg pass road or via Reutte – Lechtal – Bregenzerwald (Note: the L 198 Lechtal road from Warth nach Lech is usually closed in winter).
The Kleinwalsertal can be reached on the A7 via Memmingen – Kempten – Immenstadt or Füssen – Immenstadt or Lindau – Immenstadt (B308), then continue via Sonthofen and Oberstdorf.
Motorways and expressways in Austria are subject to toll (rates for 2018:)
• 10-day sticker for passenger vehicles EUR 9,00
• 2-month sticker for passenger vehicles EUR 26,20
• One-year sticker for passenger vehicles EUR 87,30
www.asfinag.at (information toll sticker 2018)
Arlberg Road Tunnel
The Arlberg Road Tunnel on the S 16 Arlberg expressway between Tyrol and Vorarlberg is open again after extensive refurbishment measures and the installation of additional evacuation routes for more safety.
Detailled Information and questions on alternative routes:
For planning your route by car, use the
NEW: Informations on the digital vignette:
You want to click instead of stick? In our Webshop you can now book the digital toll product that is exactly right for you in a few simple steps. The digital vignette or – for a selected toll road section – the digital section toll is valid from 1 December 2017 and can be purchased online at the ASFINAG webshop.
... by rail
Austria: Good connections from eastern and southern Austria, also motorail and night trains (www.oebb.at).
Germany: via Lindau – Bregenz. The target station for the Kleinwalsertal is Oberstdorf/Allgäu (G). (www.deutschebahn.com and www.dbautozug.de).
Switzerland: via Zürich – St. Gallen–Bregenz or Zürich – Sargans – Feldkirch (www.sbb.ch).
... by air
The nearest airports (distance in km to Bregenz):
• Lake Constance-Airport Friedrichshafen (G, 35 km), serving destinations from/to Germany
• St. Gallen-Altenrhein (CH, 20 km), direct service from/to Vienna
• Allgäu-Airport Memmingen (G, 77 km), services within Europe
• Zurich (CH, 119 km), intercontinental services
• Innsbruck (A, 184 km), services to/from Vienna and Europe