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Save time and money by using the parking spaces “P1 Blauwiese” or “P2 Vier-Linden-Quartier”. Here you can park your car at favourable conditions and then take the Lindau city bus to the island. In this way you help to make the Lindau island car-free and increase the quality of life.

Find a car park in Lindau

We kindly ask you to use the Park & Ride spaces P1 and P2 and not to drive on Lindau Island. On the entire island as well as on most of the mainland, parking is subject to charges and is usually limited in time.

Furthermore, the existing parking spaces on the island are mainly residents’ parking only.

Here you can find the city map with all parking spaces marked for your day visit. During the Bavarian school vacations you can also use the school parking lots.

Here you can find the city map with all parking spaces marked for your stay of several days in Lindau.

TIER e-scooters and bicycles are available at all the car parks listed below. You can rent them quickly and easily via the TIER app, for example to travel to Lindau Island.

Mobile in Lindau shuttle bus

The shuttle bus runs between the Blauwiese P1 car park and the Lindau – Insel tourist centre (Heidenmauer bus stop).

27.06. – 01.09.2022
Monday to Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. at 15-minute intervals

02.09. – 25.09.2022
Friday to Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. at 15-minute intervals

Please note: During the times of the classic P1 shuttle (every 15 minutes from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.), the use of city bus line 5 is not possible.

  • 287 car parking spaces in the Lindau district of Reutin
  • Day ticket 5,00 €
  • chargeable 08:00 am – 08:00 pm
  • maximum parking time 4 day
  • recommended for day visits in order to avoid congested areas, the associated risk of traffic jams and long searches for parking spaces
  • height limit of the parking lot is 2,10m
  • 390 car parking spaces in Bleicheweg behind the youth hostel
  • 7,00 € per day for car
  • chargeable 08:00 am – 08:00 pm
  • no entry and exit from 10:00 pm – 06:00 am
  • maximum parking time 4 days
  • recommended for day visits and stays of several days in order to avoid congested areas, the associated risk of traffic jams and long searches for parking spaces
  • 150 parking spaces in Bregenzer Straße 48 next to Lindaupark
  • 1,40 € per hour, 7,00 € per day, 35,00 € for 5-day ticket
  • maximum parking time 5 days
  • recommended for day visits and stays of several days in order to avoid congested areas, the associated risk of traffic jams and long searches for parking spaces
  • 182 parking spaces in the Zech district of Lindau
  • 2,00 € per day
  • maximum parking duration 14 days
  • recommended for day visits and stays of several days in order to avoid congested areas, the associated risk of traffic jams and long searches for parking spaces
  • For reasons of immission control it is not allowed to drive in or out of the car park after 22:00 and until 06:00.
  • 1,00 € per hour, 3,50 € half-day ticket, 7,00 € day ticket
  • recommended for day visitors
  • exclusively cars
  • 1,00 € per hour, 8,00 € day ticket
  • recommended for day visits
  • Parking fees are compulsory from 01 May to 31 October daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Parking spaces at the roadside
  • 1,00 € per hour, 3,50 € half-day ticket, 7,00 € day ticket
  • recommended for day visits and stays of several days to avoid congested areas, the associated risk of traffic jams and long searches for parking spaces
  • exclusively cars
  • Parking lot across the street from the spa; gravel parking lot
  • 7,00 € day ticket, 17,50 € monthly ticket car
  • recommended for day visits, city bus leaves directly from Therme Lindau (line 3), walking distance to the island approx. 30 minutes
  • can be used free of charge during Bavarian school holidays and at weekends
  • Reutiner Straße 14 (Lindau Vocational Schools)
  • Ludwig-Kick-Straße 19 (Valentin-Heider Gymnasium)

Parking with a motor home

Parking with a camper van: Hartplatz Zech

  • 32 parking spaces for a maximum of 24 hours
  • 3,00 € for the first two hours, each additional hour 1,00 €
  • 20,00 € day ticket
  • daily 24 hours chargeable
  • WC & waste water point (1,00 €) available
  • WC available from April to October
  • Card payment
  • Footpath to the island approx. 54 minutes
  • For reasons of immission control, no vehicles are allowed to enter or leave the site after 22:00 until 06:00.

Parking with a camper van: Therme Lindau

  • 50 pitches
  • 20,00 € day ticket incl. electricity connection

Camper van parking spaces for one night

Park-Camping Lindau:

  • 10 overnight pitches in front of the barrier without electricity
  • incl. use of all facilities and supply and disposal station
  • book in advance by phone +49 8382 8899 999

Camping Park Gitzenweiler Hof:

  • 17 overnight pitches in front of the barrier with electricity
  • incl. use of all facilities and supply and disposal station
  • book in advance by telephone on +49 8382 94940

Here you can find the city map with all marked parking spaces for motorhomes. It is not permitted to drive on the island with a camper van/caravan.

Parking two-wheelers

Free parking is available for motorbikes at the P3 Karl-Bever-Platz car park, opposite the charging station for electric vehicles.

You will find numerous bicycle racks spread around the island. A map can be found here. In the multi-storey car park P4 at the Inselhalle, a total of 28 bicycle garages are available to you for 24 hours. 10 boxes of which are equipped with electricity to charge the battery of your electric bicycle. For a fee of 2.00 € you can open the desired bicycle garage and put your bicycle in it comfortably.

Bus parking spaces

You will find the bus parking spaces on the mainland, in the

Karl-Bever-Platz (14 parking spaces)

  • 2,60 € per hour, 15,00 € day ticket
  • Chargeable: 24h

Ladestraße (10 parking spaces)

  • 2,60 € per hour, 15,00 € day ticket
  • Chargeable: 24h

For environmental and immission control reasons (adjacent neighbourhood!), it is forbidden to leave the engines running or to operate air-conditioning systems via the engine. It is pointed out that violations will be consistently punished (fine 80 € plus fees and expenses)!

You can get on/off the bus on the island once directly in front of the Inselhalle at Therese-von-Bayern-Platz in Zwanzigerstraße – there you will find marked bus stops (turnaround at the roundabout in front of Thierschbrücke). There is also another entrance/exit possibility on the island in front of the entrance to the old town. Turn around at the Heidenmauer roundabout after passing the pier; the bus stop is located immediately after the exit from the roundabout. Maximum stop: 15 minutes.

Access to the station is no longer possible for coaches (special permits, subject to a charge, can be obtained from the City of Lindau/Road Traffic Authority, strassenbenutzungen@lindau.de or tel. +49 8382 918326).

Please note that the bus lane in Bregenzer Straße is not a stopping option!

Here you can find the city map with all bus parking spaces marked.

Parking and charging e-mobiles

Electrically operated vehicles within the meaning of the Electric Mobility Act (EmoG) are exempt from paying parking fees in the city of Lindau within the framework of the applicable maximum parking period. This regulation does not apply to parking spaces with barriers. General information and prices for the charging stations in Lindau can be found here.

Charging stations for e-vehicles

  • Auenstraße 12
  • Josephine-Hirner-Strasse
  • Karl Bever SquarePeter-Dornier-Strasse 2
  • Zwanzigerstraße 2 – 6
  • Kemptener Strasse 1
  • Untere Steig 2
  • Parkweg 8

Charging station for e-bikes

  • Am Bahnhof 1
  • Lindenhofweg 4

Parking spaces for people with disabilities

Throughout the whole of Lindau Island you will find numerous individual disabled parking spaces, e.g. at the market square (next to the Protestant church), at Stiftsplatz (behind the Catholic church), Auf dem Wall (near the Casino), at Sina-Kinkelin-Platz and at the railway station (in front of Hotel Bayerischer Hof). In front of the island you can park your car free of charge at P3 Karl-Bever-Platz.

You can find a detailed overview of the parking lots here.

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