Visitors have numerous options for getting to Konstanz , which include by air, road, rail, and boat.

            The easiest and most efficient way of reaching Konstanz is by flying directly into the Friedrichshafen Airport, which is located just a few miles east of Konstanz , near the town of Friedrichshafen .  This is Germany ’s third largest airport, and has a number of daily incoming flights from domestic and international locations. Many flights are connected through the London Stansted Airport.  Taxi service is available from the airport to the town of Konstanz .  Another option is to rent a car from one of the numerous Car Rental Agencies based around the Friedrichshafen Airport .  However, first time visitors to the country should check out this Driving in Germany page before deciding to get behind the wheel of a car. 

            Driving to Konstanz from within Europe is another good option, as having a private vehicle offers the greatest freedom and flexibility in travel. 

            Train travel to Konstanz is possible from Switzerland and a number of other European locations.   The two main companies that offer rail service to and from Konstanz are Deutsche Bundesbahn and the Swiss company, Thurbo .

            Konstanz is also reachable by boat from certain towns around Lake Constance . 

            For more information about getting to Konstanz , visit this Transportation page.