Traveling to Augsburg

Traveling to Augsburg

By car

Excellent access to Augsburg from the west, north and east is provided by the A8 autobahn Munich-Stuttgart as well as the state highways B2, B17 and B300. You will find parking possibilities for cars on this page. Parkplätze/Park & Ride.

By train

A quick and comfortable connection is offered by the German railway system, the Deutsche Bahn. Every large European city can be reached from Augsburg at least once daily with the IC or ICE. And from the main train station to the Christmas market it is just a few minutes’ distance by foot.

Special service by Staudenbahn
A new service by the nostalgic Staudenbahn: the Christkindles-Trakt 2015. For more information, please follow this link: To the Staudenbahn: Time Schedule of Staudenbahn

By bus
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Parking and assistance for buses

Buses arriving in Augsburg via the A8 autobahn should take the Augsburg West exit and then follow the signs for “Christkindlesmarkt” to the Augsburg Plärrer, south entrance on Badstraße.

Busses arriving from the south in Augsburg via B17 should take the (new) exit Augsburg Zentrum and then follow the signs for “Christkindlesmarkt” to the Augsburg Plärrer, south entrance on Badstraße. Here a guide will get on the bus and accompany the bus to the Christmas market on Karolinenstraße. The bus guests can exit the bus here. The bus will then be guided back to the P + R location where it can be parked. From here bus drivers can take an auto-shuttle to the “Christkindlesmarkt.” More information for tour operators and offices at or at the telephone number +49 (0)821 502 07 33.

Local public transportation

The Augsburg “Christkindlesmarkt” can be directly reached within the city with tram lines 2, 3 and 6. Please exit at the stop “Rathausplatz.”

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