Location & Directions
The royal-residence town of Oettingen in Bavaria lies on the idyllic northern rim of the Ries meteorite crater.
On the main market square, the opposing Baroque and half-timbered buildings form a unique ensemble of town architecture.
„Residence concerts” (Residenzkonzerte) are performed throughout the year in the residential palace and are well known far beyond the region.
Further information can be found at www.oettingen.de.
Arriving by car:
Slightly more than a 30-minute drive from the north-south and east-west highways, Oettingen is on the B466 and near the „Romantic Road”.
Arriving by plane:
The airports of Munich, Nuremberg and Stuttgart are most convenient.
Arriving by train:
• from Munich to Otting-Weilheim or Nördlingen
• from Nuremberg to Otting-Weilheim or Gunzenhausen
• from Stuttgart to Nördlingen
Information and tickets are available from Deutsche Bahn www.bahn.de
Oettingen Tourist Information is happy to answer questions about travel to Oettingen:
Telephone: +49 (0) 9082-709 52