Arrival by bus & train
Arrive relaxed in Vorarlberg without any traffic jams and stress. With the train your vacation already starts during the journey.
By way of Lindau – Bregenz or Oberstaufen.
Deutsche Bahn (German Railway): www.bahn.de
The nearest motorail stations are Munich and Lörrach. www.autoreisezug-planer.de
NEW: A direct connection to Vorarlberg from Frankfurt to Bregenz and Dornbirn. With the ÖBB Railjet, daily.
Line 820 – Bregenz – Langen – Doren – Krumbach – Hittisau – Egg (from Fahl line 823 to Sulzberg | from Krumbach line 890 to Langenegg)
Line 830 – Bregenz – Egg – Schwarzenberg – Bezau (from Bezau line 831 to Bizau)
Line 840 – Bregenz – Wolfurt – Egg – Bezau – Schoppernau (from Au line 851 to Damüls | from Schoppernau line 852 to Warth)
Line 850 – Dornbirn – Egg – Bezau – Schoppernau (from Au line 851 to Damüls | from Schoppernau line 852 to Warth)
Line 860 – Dornbirn – Lingenau – Hittisau – Sibratsgfäll (from Hittisau line 891 to Riefensberg)
Line 870 – Dornbirn – Bödele – Schwarzenberg – Bersbuch
Line 890 – Oberstaufen – Riefensberg – Lingenau – Egg
Bus connection from Obersdorf to Hittisau
3 x daily with line 46 of the Oberallgäu transport association
Additional routes summer
Line – 831 – Bezau – Bizau – Schönenbach (Partial route Bizau – Schönenbach is served only from 3.6 – 1.10.2023)
Line – 852 – Schoppernau – Schröcken – Warth – Lech (Partial route Warth – Lech will be served only from 3.6 – 29.10.2023)
With EC and IC trains on the route Zurich – St. Gallen – Bregenz (from Bregenz continue with the Landbus Bregenzerwald) or via Zurich – Sargans – Feldkirch (from Feldkirch with Regionalexpress, Railjet or S-Bahn to Dornbirn or Bregenz before continuing there with the Landbus Bregenzerwald).
Schweizer Bundesbahn (Swiss Railway): www.sbb.ch
Several trains a day, including car and night trains, connect eastern and southern Austria with Vorarlberg.
Destination stations: Dornbirn and Bregenz
Österreichische Bundesbahn (Austrian Railway): www.oebb.at
TIP for the first overview: Railteam travel planner for Europe
The travel planner of the Railteam alliance of European railroads shows the best connections between European cities and cities in Vorarlberg. Alliance members: Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, SBB, SNCF, SNCB, Eurostar, NS International, Thalys and associate member TGV Lyria)
Baggage transport ÖBB
Luggage delivery from door to door in Austria, South Tyrol and Germany (mainland as well as islands Usedom and Rügen) – Book your luggage pick-up by phone at ÖBB Customer Service (+43 5-1717) or in person at the ÖBB ticket counter at least 3 working days before the desired pick-up date.
The ÖBB door-to-door luggage service can only be booked in connection with a valid ÖBB ticket. More information here: https://www.oebb.at/de/reiseplanung-services/vor-ihrer-reise/haus-haus-gepaeck
Arrival by long-distance bus
From all over Europe, Bregenz and Dornbirn can be reached inexpensively by long-distance bus.
Information on timetables and prices can be found on the website: www.flixbus.at.