Note on the route

Arrival by train:

The train line Murnau - Mittenwald is closed due to construction work. A rail replacement service is in place.

The Murnau - Oberammergau line is also closed due to construction work. Here is the schedule for the replacement service as PDF download. Please plan with longer travel times and inform yourself at Deutsche Bahn:

How to get to us

Please note visa and entry regulations as well as test and quarantine obligations for your country of origin.

COVID-19: entry and quarantine regulations in Germany:

Visa & Service:

Arrival by car:

From Munich:

Take the motorway A95, exit Murnau, and then in the direction of Oberammergau or go to the end of the motorway at Eschenlohe and then via Oberau to Oberammergau.

From Augsburg:

Take the motorway B23 directly to Oberammergau

From Stuttgart:

Take the motorway A7 until Kempten, then B12 until Marktoberdorf, then B472 until Schongau and then B23 to Oberammergau

From Innsbruck:

Go in the direction of Garmisch-Partenkirchen, then take A95 in the direction of Munich until Oberau and from there to Oberammergau.

Arrival by train/bus:

Travel by train via Augsburg resp. Munich to Murnau. There, take the regional train in the direction of Oberammergau. You can also ride on directly to Oberau without changing trains and from there take the RVO-bus to Oberammergau.

Travel from Innsbruck by train via Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Oberau and there take one of the busses of RVO to Oberammergau (see above)

Please note that there is an extra train to Munich after the Play.

To get to the train schedule enquiry of Deutsche Bahn, click here.


Take the Flixbus from Munich to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

To get to the bus schedules, click here.

Arrival by plane:

Munich Airport:

Take the car or train, see instructions adjacent.

Innsbruck Airport:

Then take a car via the motorway B11 to Mittenwald, B2 via Garmisch and Oberau to Ettal. Or take the train to Murnau. (From here: see journey by car or by train/bus)

Memmingen Airport:

Then take a car via the motorway A96 to Landsberg am Lech, B17 direction Füssen/Garmisch-Part./Schongau, B23 directly to Oberammergau.

On site

Parking and shuttle buses

There are two large Park & Ride car parks, which you can reach via the signs "P&R Süd" and "P&R Nord". The parking fee is 5€/day. You can purchase parking tickets directly on site or online in advance here. The parking tickets entitle the holder to re-entry during the intermission, for example, and are only valid for one day. Multi-day tickets are not available. 

Shuttle buses (blue line) will run from the Park & Ride car parks to the event site.

Please note that the centre of Oberammergau is in parts completely closed to traffic and no parking spaces are available there for visitors to the Passion Play. If you have booked an accomodation in Oberammergau, you can access it with your car.

A limited number of parking spaces are available for people with disabilities near the Passion Play Theatre. As a parking permit you will need the blue parking permit for persons with disabilities of the European Union. All park and ride shutlles as well as the hotel shuttle busses are disabled accessible.

Please note that you can park your RV in Oberammergau during the Passion Play exclusively in the parking lot on Turnerweg. An overnight stay is not allowed there, the standing time is limited until 11 pm. For overnight stays please contact the Camping Park Oberammergau.

Taxi companies in Oberammergau:

Taxi Richter
Welfengasse 2
82487 Oberammergau
Tel. +49 8822 94294

Public busses:

Current timetables and bus lines can be found here.