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By Plane

The nearest airport is at Frankfurt, 50km (30 miles) away.

From the airport, you can rent a car. Otherwise, take the train or bus from Wiesbaden. There are bus links from the Frankfurt airport to Wiesbaden's bus and train transport hubs.

By Train

The main rail station at Rüdesheim is on the Wiesbaden-Koblenz line, with frequent service to regional towns and connections to all major cities. For rail information and schedules, call tel. 01805/996633 (www.bahn.de). Train service from Frankfurt is via Wiesbaden and takes 1 hour.

By Bus

Bus service for the region is provided by ORN Omnibusverkehr Rhein-Nahe GmbH, in Wiesbaden (tel. 0611/977580; www.orn-online.de).

By Car

Access by car is via the A61 Autobahn from the north and Hwy. 42 connecting with the A671 from the west. From Frankfurt, motorists can take the A66 until they reach the junction with Rte. B42, which is signposted and leads right to Rüdesheim. Motorists heading from Koblenz on the west bank of the Rhine can use the A61 to Bingen, and then follow the signs for the ferryboats that cross the river to Rüdesheim. For information on the ferry service, call tel. 06722/2972. From Koblenz, you can also take B42 along the east bank of the river, which will lead directly into Rüdesheim. Rte. B42 links Rüdesheim with Assmannshausen.

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.