Whether you decide to come by train, car or plane, here is all the information you need.
Freely of traffic jam and comfortably by the train
Travel to Lindau by train and you can enjoy your holiday from the very first day. Lindau’s main station is on the island and very easy to reach. Regional and Eurocity trains come and go every day. With the RIT Ticket you can travel by train to Lindau from just €79 when you have booked your accommodation in the town. Book your ticket now.
The railway line between Friedrichshafen/Stadt and Lindau/Hbf will be completely blocked from 31 March to 16 April 2017. There will be a replacement service with buses. The bus stops are located in Lindau directly next to the train station. The detailed timetable of the replacement service from Friedrichshafen to Lindau and back can be found here on pages 6 and 7.
Save money and come by bus
Germany now has many long-distance bus lines offering cheap fares to Lindau. BerlinLinienBus and MeinFernbus both offer direct services.
MeinFernbus links the following cities with Lindau: Bochum main station, Darmstadt, Dortmund bus station, Düsseldorf bus station, Essen station, Frankfurt am Main main station, Frankfurt Airport, Freiburg rail/bus station, Heidelberg main station, Kehl station, Konstanz, Cologne bus station, Strasbourg and Titisee Badeparadies. The BerlinLinienBus travels to Lindau from: Bamberg, Berlin, Chemnitz, Dresden, Feuchtwangen, Leipzig, Rothenburg o. d. T., Schweinfurt, Ulm and Würzburg.
If you live a long way away, it’s a good idea to do the first part of the trip by plane. Our nearest airports:
Bodensee-Airport Friedrichshafen, 25 km
Business Airport St. Gallen – Altenrhein, 40 km
Allgäu Airport Memmingen, 75 km
Zürich Airport, 140 km
Innsbruck Airport, 195 km
Munich Airport, 210 km
Stuttgart Airport, 200 km
It’s easy to travel on to Lindau by train, shuttle bus or hire car.
Flexible by car
Lindau has excellent road connections and is easy to reach via the A96 (Munich – Lindau) and the B31 (Breisach – Lindau). Simply enter your starting address in the route planner and it will give you personalised directions.