By Car: Aggstein Castle is located in the Wachau region of Lower Austria, approximately 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of Vienna. If you have a car, you can drive to the castle. The journey takes about an hour and a half from Vienna. You can use GPS or navigation apps to find the best route based on your starting location.
By Public Transportation: If you prefer public transportation, you can take a train or bus to reach Aggstein Castle. Here are the steps:
- From Vienna: Take a train from Vienna to Melk, which is a town near Aggstein Castle. The train journey takes around one hour. Once you arrive in Melk, you can proceed to the next step.From Melk: From the Melk train station, you can take a taxi to Aggstein Castle, which is approximately 15 kilometers (9 miles) away. Taxis are usually available at the train station, or you can pre-book one. Alternatively, you can inquire at the Melk train station about local bus services that may take you closer to the castle.