Location & Arrival

The Youth Hostel is located below the Marienberg fortress on the left Main bank, within walking distance to the city centre.
Würzburg, with its population of about 140,000, is located at the heart of the Franconian vineyards and is the cultural and political centre of Lower Franconia. At the same time, the "European City" on the Main is a university city with a varied nightlife.
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Public transport to the Youth Hostel
We recommend travelling to Würzburg by train. Würzburg is ideally connected to the train network regardless of which direction you are coming from.
Frankfurt - Nuremberg and Hamburg - Munich to Würzburg.

From the main station, it is about a 25-minute walk to the Youth Hostel. We are happy to organise luggage transfer to the Youth Hostel for groups.

Tram connection from the main station - take tram line 3 or 5 in the direction of Heuchelhof/Rottenbauer to Löwenbrücke station, 15 minutes. 5-minute walk from Löwenbrücke station to Youth Hostel.
By coach or car
Important notice: satellite navigation systems often have trouble finding our address! Enter "Saalgasse" as destination if you encounter any problems.


The Youth Hostel is located below Marienberg fortress on the left Main bank. The fortress is a good orientation point when arriving at the Hostel.

From the A 7 Hanover - Würzburg - Ulm
Take exit Estenfeld, in the direction of Stadtmitte/Hauptbahnhof (city centre/main station). After passing the city limits, follow B8 until you get to Berliner Platz. At the roundabout, take the second exit (direction "Bahnhof" - train station), cross Friedensbrücke bridge, then turn left. The Youth Hostel is located about 500 metres down the road on the right-hand side of the road (behind the church).

From the A 3 Frankfurt - Würzburg - Nuremberg
Take exit Heidingsfeld and follow signs to Stadtmitte (city centre). Take the second turn to the right (Festung Marienberg, Congress Zentrum). Carry on straight ahead along the tram tracks for about 1,300 metres. Then turn right in the direction of Zellerau Congress Zentrum. The Youth Hostel is located just behind the underpass to your left.
Parking spaces
The parking spaces by the Youth Hostel are public and free of charge.

Car parking 14

Bus parking 2

By bike
You cycle immediately past the Hostel if you take the Maintal cycling route. The "Romantic Road" cycling route ends just around the corner from the Youth Hostel.
Marienburg fortress is an ideal orientation point for you, the Hostel is located just below the fortress.