Bavarian Forest
National Park

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Arriving by car or coach

Highway (Photo: Marco Barnebeck, pixelio.de)

A comprehensive road network enables you to get to the Bavarian Forest National Park by car, coach or motorbike.

You can reach the National Park, both on the public transport bus and rail as well as a well-developed road network by car, bus or motorcycle.

To the National Park Centre Falkenstein (Zwieseler Winkel)


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Travelling via the A3 and A92 Motorways

From Munich on the A92, and from Nürnberg / Regensburg or from Passau on the A3 drive until the motorway junction at Deggendorf, and look out for the signs Nationalpark Bayerischerwald – Zwieseler Winkel. If you are coming from the A3 take the exit 110 to Deggendorf, joining the A92 in the direction of Deggendorf. Follow the signs “Nationalpark" (B11 / E53) until Paterdorf and continuing along the B11 / B85 / E53 via Regen and Zwiesel towards Bayerisch Eisenstein. Shortly after Ludwigsthal you will arrive at the car park at the Haus zur Wildnis visitor centre.

From Deggendorf you can also get to the Bavarian Forest National Park – Zwieseler Winkel, by taking the exit in the tunnel on the main through road towards Pilsen CZ, Bayerisch Eisenstein, Deggendorf-Rusel. On leaving Deggendorf turn on to the ST 2135 and drive towards Regen. Shortly before Regen switch to the B11 / E53 towards Zwiesel / Bayerisch Eisenstein, and after 20 km you will arrive at the car park of the Haus zur Wildnis visitor centre shortly after Ludwigsthal.

If you are coming from the Czech Republic use the border crossing at Zelezna Ruda / Bayerisch Eisenstein on the B11 / E53. After 10 km just before Ludwigsthal you will arrive at the car park of the Haus zur Wildnis visitor centre.

To the Lusen National Park Centre (Rachel – Lusen)


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Travelling via the A3 and A92 motorways

If you are coming from Munich on the A92 when you get to the Deggendorf motorway junction follow the signs to the Nationalpark Bayerischer Wald Rachel – Lusen and Passau and filter on to the A3; when on the A3 coming from the direction Nürnberg / Regensburg or from Passau take the exit 111 which is signposted Hengersberg / Grafenau. At Hengersberg turn right towards Grafenau and follow the “Nationalpark" signs on the B533 all the way to Grafenau, and from there on to Neuschönau. Approximately 0.5km after leaving Neuschönau you will arrive at the national park car park at the Hans-Eisenmann-Haus visitor centre.

If you are coming from Passau on the A3 you can also get to the Bavarian Forest National Park – Rachel – Lusen by leaving at exit 112 for Aicha v. W. Following the signs to the Nationalpark you will reach the B85 via a feeder road. Follow the B85 and after a while take the B533 to Grafenau and travel onto Neuschönau.

If you are coming from the Czech Republic use the border crossing Strazny / Phillipsreut, and then drive initially in the direction of Phillippsreut / Freyung / Passau, turning off just before Phillippsreut in the direction of Mauth (signposted Nationalpark) and after some 13km, just before Neuschönau, you will arrive at the car park of the Hans-Eisenmann-Haus visitor centre.