Getting to Graz is easy
How to travel to and around Graz
Many roads lead to Austria’s second biggest city – and there are almost as many ways to get there. For instance, Graz can conveniently be reached by
- car or
Graz central station offers:
Information on Grazer Linien public transport
Bike station with bike rental service and lockers
In addition to the toll sticker for motorways and expressways, there is an additional section toll for certain segments. This toll applies to various heavily frequented alpine passes. Section toll can either be paid at the respective toll stations or via digital section toll. On section toll segments, you don’t need a general toll sticker.
Useful links for driving to and around Austria:
- section toll
- ÖAMTC traffic information
- ÖAMTC Austrian Automobile Association
- ARBÖ Austrian Automobile Club
Once you have arrived in Graz, you might have one of the following questions: Where can I park? How much does it cost? Are there any park-and-ride sites?
Travelling in a group? There are great travel planning tips[RM1] and special coach parking spaces for groups travelling to Graz by bus.
The following airlines offer direct flights to Graz:
Thanks to numerous connecting flights via “Star Alliance“ and “oneworld” airport hubs, Graz can also be reached from many international destinations.
The flight network is constantly being expanded, so it’s always a good idea to read up on the current flight schedule on the airport’s website.
To get from the airport to the city centre, you can use one of the following means of transport
Schlossbergbahn funicular & Schlossberg lift
One of the city’s most popular sights can also easily be reached by public transport, with the Schlossberg lift and Schlossbergbahn funicular taking you up Schlossberg hill in no time at all. At the top, new adventures await at Herbersteingarten or the Clock Tower.
The way up Schlossberg hill is a highlight in itself, with Schlossbergbahn funicular offering panoramic views of the UNESCO world heritage Old Town. Alternatively, Schlossberg lift offers you fascinating views of the inside of the mountain.
Unser Tipp: Graz Card
Viel Kultur und volle Mobilität
Einfach Graz Card kaufen und mit den Öffis bequem zu Museen und Grazer Sehenswürdigkeiten fahren. Der perfekte Begleiter für eine Entdeckungstour mit der ganzen Familie!
in 24 or 48 hours
If you’re pressed for time, there are plenty of ideas to make the most of the city in only 24 or 48 hours respectively. Have a look at our city tours and make the most of your stay in Graz! They include the most important tourist hotspots as well as plenty of time to relax in the city’s picturesque parks and gardens.