Independently by car, relaxed by train or fast by plane – Lindau is one of the best connected cities on Lake Constance. We show you all the travel options at a glance:
Arrival by car
Due to the excellent location on the north-south highway connection in the direction of Austria, you can reach the Lindau Island uncomplicated and on a direct route:
From Munich: A 96 until exit Lindau
From Stuttgart: A 81 Stuttgart-Singen, B 31 direction Lindau, exit Lindau
Alternatively: A 8 Stuttgart-Ulm, A 7 Memmingen, A 96 Lindau, exit Lindau
From Zurich: A 1 to Au (CH) – Lustenau (A), A 14/A 96 (Rheintalautobahn) to exit Lindau
Arrival by train
You want to travel to Lindau by train? Nothing easier than that!
Lindau’s main train station is located directly on the island and right next to the harbor with its beautiful lake promenade. From there you can reach the Inselhalle or your hotel on the island within a few minutes on foot. As a hub of rail connections in the eastern Lake Constance area, you have very good and regular long-distance connections with the Deutsche Bahn from and to Munich, Stuttgart, Nuremberg or Leipzig. Also the trains of the Österreichische Bundesbahn (direction Salzburg) or the Schweizerische Bundesbahn (direction St. Gallen) are regularly on their way to Lindau. In local traffic, the connecting trains of the Bodensee-Gürtelbahn (Lindau- Friedrichshafen-Überlingen-Radolfzell) as well as the Rheintal-Linie (Lindau-Bregenz-Feldkirch-Rorschach) bring you there and back several times a day. Let us take you relaxed to your destination and enjoy the wonderful view of Lake Constance and the mountain landscapes in the meantime.
Arrival by plane
If you are planning your trip to Lindau from far away and are traveling the first leg by plane, the following airports are close to us:
- Bodensee Airport Friedrichshafen (FDH): 25 Km
- Altenrhein Airport (ACH): 40 Km
- Allgäu Airport Memmingen (FMM): 75 Km
- Zurich Airport (ZRH): 140 Km
- Airport Innsbruck (INN): 195 Km
- Stuttgart Airport (STR): 200 Km
- Munich Airport (MUC): 210 km
You can easily cover the distance between Lindau and your desired airport by rental car, a shuttle or by train.
Inselhalle P4 Parking garage
Parking on the entire island and most of the mainland in Lindau is subject to charges and limited in time. Directly at the Inselhalle you can use our parking garage P4 with about 400 spacious parking spaces as well as an e-charging station. The parking fees for cars here are € 1.80 per hour from 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m and € 0.90 per hour from 8:00 p.m – 11:00 p.m.
To avoid long waiting times at the ticket machine after the end of the event, the parking ticket can be prepaid on event days. The fee for this is a flat rate of €5.00. This function is available from 6:00 p.m. and entitles the holder to exit the car park until 8:00 a.m. the following day. When the parking ticket is inserted into the pay station within 15 minutes of entry (between 6:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.), the prepaid ticket pre-selection appears automatically. When inserting the parking ticket outside of 15 minutes and after 7:00 p.m after entry, the selection for the prepaid ticket is made via a control button.
The city bus Lindau transports you regularly and uncomplicated through the whole city area. Here you can find the timetable of the Lindau city bus.