Getting here

By car

Take the autobahn exit for Brixen, then direction “Pustertal” and immediately left for Franzensfeste – GPS co-ordinates: N 46.7764 / E 11.6294

By train

Franzensfeste station: from here about 20 minutes southwards on foot.

Train timetables:

By bus

The bus stop is located directly outside the main entrance to the fortress. Bus timetables:

N.B. The bus only stops on request at the “Festung” stop between Aicha and Franzensfeste!

By bike

The cycle route from the Brenner Pass to Bozen, approximately 100 km long, leads past Franzensfeste fortress. The distance from Franzensfeste to the Brenner Pass is 49.35 kilometres; from Franzensfeste to Bolzano it is 52.35 kilometres.

On foot

From Franzensfeste railway station follow the cycle path in the direction of Brixen: it is about 20 minutes to Franzensfeste fortress.