Location & Arrival

The Youth Hostel is located in a former abbey building at the southern end of the historic city centre, just below the longest castle in Europe. Pope Benedict XVI's birthplace and the pilgrimage village of Altötting are close by.
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Public transport to the Youth Hostel
Munich - Mühldorf - Burghausen.
City bus: from "Altstadt" to "Heilig-Geist-Spital".
By coach or car
Burghausen is located between Passau and Salzburg on the Salzach river, along the "blue route" (B20) in the district of Upper Bavaria. The town is the centre of the south-east Bavarian region, close to the Austrian border, and is the largest town in the Altötting area with a population of 19,000.
A3 motorway, Straubing via B20 to Burghausen ("Blaue Route")
B12 / A94 motorway Munich - Altötting - Burghausen.
In Burghausen, follow the signposts.


Youth Hostel pick-up service
Upon request, the Youth Hostel can arrange for school classes to be picked up at their home town or the train station and taken back after their stay.
Parking spaces
There are numerous public parking spaces available free of charge. One car park is located just around the corner, a large parking lot about 8 minutes walk away. There are no parking spaces available immediately at the Youth Hostel.

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