Arrival

Let the train take the strain by travelling on the Mariazell Railway!

Leave your car at home and enjoy a return trip on the Mariazell Railway. Simply climb aboard, take a seat, sit back ‒ in the comfy train sets of the Himmelstreppe service, which runs daily ‒ and enjoy watching the lovely landscape pass before your eyes. From the state capital St. Pölten you'll be taken straight to the heart of a leisure paradise.

  • You can book our special combi tickets or an individual trip in the Himmelstreppe with the minimum of fuss in our web shop
  • From Mitterbach station (Gemeindealpe) it's just a 7- to 10-minute walk to the Gemeindealpe Mitterbach valley station

 

Getting to Mitterbach by car

from Vienna (130 km)

  • A1 towards St. Pölten
  • Exit 59 St. Pölten south
  • Turn right into the B20 Mariazellerstraße
  • Take the B20 towards Mariazell to Mitterbach
  • In Mitterbach turn right into Seestraße (LH 170)

from Linz and Amstetten (150 km)

  • A1 towards St. Pölten
  • Exit 100 Ybbs onto the B25 to Wieselburg
  • Take the B25 through Wieselburg and Scheibbs
  • At Neubruck turn left into the B28 Puchenstubner Straße
  • At Lassingrotte turn right into the B20 Mariazellerstraße
  • Take the B20 towards Mariazell to Mitterbach
  • In Mitterbach turn right into Seestraße (LH 170)

There are parking spaces on Seestraße opposite the valley station.