By Plane -- The nearest major airport is in Nürnberg; from there you can make either bus or rail connections to Nördlingen.
By Train -- Nördlingen lies on the main Nördlingen-Aalen-Stuttgart line, with frequent connections in all directions. Call tel. 01805/996633 or visit www.bahn.de for schedules and more information. Nördlingen can be reached from Stuttgart in 2 hours, from Nürnberg in 2 hours, and from Augsburg in 1 hour.
By Bus -- Local buses also make the trip from Dinkelsbühl; contact the Tourist Information for times and departure points.
By Car -- Access by car is via the A7 Autobahn north and south and Rte. 29 from the east. From Dinkelsbühl, take Rte. 25 south.
Contact the Verkehrsamt, Marktplatz 2 (tel. 09081/84116; www.noerdlingen.de), open Easter to October Monday to Thursday 9:30am to 6pm, Friday 9:30am to 4:30pm, and Saturday 10am to 2pm; November to Easter, hours are Monday to Thursday 9:30am to 5pm, and Friday 9:30am to 3:30pm; May to September, it's open Sunday 10am to 2pm.