Loosdorf, Melk/ Danube, Austria





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By car

Loosdorf is situated between St. Pölten and Melk. It can be reached by the Austrian motorway A1 (between Passau and Vienna), from which it has an own exit.

On-line you can find Route maps like via Michelin,  ANWB Routeplanner, or Routenet (enter ‘Alter Rathausplatz 15, Loosdorf, 3382, Austria’) for detailed instructions from anywhere in Europe.


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Day trips in Austria

From Loosdorf you can easily make day trips to other places like Melk, St. Pölten or Vienna. The parking place Hütteldorf in Vienna can be reached in 45 minutes. You can park there for about 3 euros per day and take metro line U4 from there.




By train

The house is within 8 minutes walking distance from the railway station of Loosdorf. Next to the station is also a free Park and Ride parking place (P&R).

By train you can connect easily with:

- Melk (5 minutes), Linz and Salzburg in the west or

- St. Pölten (12-17 minutes) and Vienna in the east.


Trips to Vienna

By Regional Express trains (REX) you can reach the Westbahnhof railway station in Vienna within 70 minutes. You can also travel to St. Pölten by a regional train (R or REX) and take e.g. an intercity (IC) or international train to Vienna. From St. Pölten you can reach the Westbahnhof railway station in 40 minutes. More information can be found on the web site of the Austrian railway Company ÖBB (enter LOOSDORF B.MELK). You must have bought a ticket before you enter a train of ÖBB.

In St. Pölten it is also possible to take a train of the railway company Westbahn to e.g. Vienna (Wien Hütteldorf: 35 minutes; Wien Westbahnhof: 42 minutes), Linz (53 minutes) or Salzburg (2:15 h). The Westbahnhof railway station and the trains of Westbahn have free Wi-Fi internet. Tickets for trains of the Westbahn rail company are sold in the train.

Look on the web site of  VOR for planning trips to Vienna (WIEN) or other places with the times of connections between trains, metro and buses.