Getting There -- From Eisenstadt, take Route S-31 southwest to Mattersburg, and from there follow the signs along a very minor road southwest to Forchtenstein. Three buses per day (only one on Sun) run from Vienna to Forchtenstein. There are no direct trains; the nearest railway station is 10km (6 1/4 miles) away, in Mattersburg. From here, take a taxi or one of the three daily buses that go to Forchtenstein.

Visitor Information -- In lieu of a tourist office, the town council, in the mayor's office at Hauptstrasse 52 (tel. 02685/7744), provides information Monday to Friday 9am to noon and 1 to 6pm, Saturday and Sunday 9am to noon.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.