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Arrival by Plane

Vorarlberg is Austria’s westernmost state, the smallest but one in terms of area and inhabitants. In spite of its small size, Vorarlberg boasts the greatest natural diversity within narrow confines of any tourist destination in Europe: an 80 km beeline from the "mediterranean" shores of Lake Constance (400 m altitude) to the glacier-topped peaks (3,000 m altitude) of the Silvretta range.

The nearest airports are (distance in km to Bregenz):

Vorarlberg lies in the heart of Europe
Lake Constance Airport Friedrichshafen © Flughafen Friedrichshafen GmbH

• Zürich, Switzerland (119 km)
• St.Gallen/Altenrhein (20 km)
• Friedrichshafen, Germany (35 km)
• Munich, Germany (215 km)
• Stuttgart (201 km)
• Innsbruck, Austria/Tirol (184 km)
• Allgäu Airport München-Memmingen (77 km)

Lake Constance Airport Friedrichshafen (G)
Excellent flight connections to Frankfurt airport, scheduled and charter services to many destinations in and out of Europe;

  • Lufthansa: from/to Frankfurt
  • VLM Airlines: from/to Hamburg, Berlin, Düsseldorf
  • Wizz Air: from/to Skopje (starts 2016-03-27)
  • Turkish Airlines: Istanbul

People's Business Airport St. Gallen-Altenrhein (CH)
• People's Viennaline: daily flights from/to Vienna with ideal connections to the world-wide route network

Zurich Airport (CH)

Airport with flight connections to more than 80 European and 39 intercontinental destinations operated by some 70 different airlines.
• SWISS: world-wide flights
• Air Berlin: from Zurich to Vienna, Frankfurt, Hannover, Düsseldorf, Saarbrücken, Hamburg, Berlin, Rom e.g.
• Intersky: currently no flights of this airline anymore

Allgäu Airport, Munich-Memmingen (G)
• Ryanair: from/to London-Stansted, Dublin, Shannon, Palermo, Naples, Porto, Alicante, Barcelona (Girona), Faro...
• Wizz Air: from/to Belgrad, Bukarest, Kiew, Skopje, Sofia, Tuzla, Litauen/Vilnius
• Intersky: currently no flights of this airline anymore

We recommend you to check out the expanding services of the hub airports in Vienna and Frankfurt, which offer ideal connections to the nearest airports in Vorarlberg.

Transfers from/to Vorarlberg

With train and bus
The airports are served by public transport and easily accessible by train and bus. For more information, visit the websites of the airports and the Austrian Federal Railways, Deutsche Bahn and the Swiss Federal Railways.

Information on transfers to your holiday region in Vorarlberg:

Experience Vorarlberg from a bird's eye perspective:
- information on scenic flights and parachute tandem flights, 14 pilots are  "Flying Vorarlberg Experts", Rundflug-Team (phone +43 664/1010160),

State of the Data: December 2014;
No liability on correctness and completeness; We recommend you to check out the expanding services directly on the Websites of the Airlines and Airports.

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