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All information about arrival, parking and taxis

Via car

From Graz

Take the A9 Pyrnautobahn in direction North, then the S35 Brucker Schnellstraße and the S6 Semmering Schnellstraße to the departure Kapfenberg, then the B20 (Mariazeller Bundesstraße) 49 km in direction North (signs).


S6 until departure St. Marein and then via the Pogusch to Turnau and from Au on the B20 to Mariazell.


From Salzburg:

The Westautobahn A1 until the departure Ybbs, then the B25 until Scheibbs from there are two possibilities:

B28 via Wastl am Wald to the B20, then Annaberg and Josefsberg or the B25 further to Grubberg and then the B71 via the new build Zellerrain.


From Vienna

The Westautobahn A1 to the depature St. Pölten South, then the B20 (Mariazeller Bundesstraße) for 76km in direction South via Annaberg and Josefsberg or also via the Freiland from the B20 go to the left to the B21 and go via Hohenberg und St. Aegyd through the Halltal to Mariazell (there are many signs).


Südautobahn A2 und S6 Semmering Schnellstraße until Mürzzuschlag and then via Neuberg und Mürzzsteg on the B21 to Mariazell.

Public transport

From Graz

Via train from the train station Graz to Bruck/Mur, change the train to the bus MVG bus 172


From Salzburg

ÖBB Westbahn to St.Pölten, then change into the train Mariazellerbahn


From Vienna

  • Possibility 1: Bus from Vienna main station to Mariazell
  • Possibility 2: Train from main station to St.Pölten, then change to the train Mariazellerbahn
  • Possibility 3: main station to Baden then change into the bus


Further information you can find on the homepage of the ÖBB , (Callcenter Phone +43 (0) 05 1717), the Homepage of the Mariazellerbahn www.mariazellerbahn.at  (Phone +43 (0) 2742 360 990-99) and on the home page of the Styrian Verkehrsverbund www.verbundlinie.at or www.busbahnbim.at (Phone +43 (0) 50 6 7 8 9 10)


The local taxis also offer a house to house transport from our guests from Vienna to Mariazell.

Parking and parking spaces

In the city Mariazell there is a short parking zone everywhere which is to pay in the time from Monday to Sunday from 09:00 a.m. to 04:00 p.m. The charge is €0,60 for every 30 minutes (max. duration of parking 180 minutes!)

P1- parking space at the gasoline station SOCAR: to pay from 08:00 a.m. to 06:00 p.m., cars € 4,50 per day,
busses and lkw € 20,00 per day, Phone: 03882/2547-12


P2- parking garage Mariazell:

PKW upper deck: to pay from 09:00 a.m. to 04:00 p.m., 1st to 5th hour €0,70 per 30 minutes, max. per day €7,00 per 25 hours

PKW lower deck: to pay from 00:00-24:00, 1st to 5th hour €0,70 per 30 minutes, max . per day €7,00 per 24 hours

Bus upper deck: to pay from 09:00 a.m. to 04:00 p.m., 1st hour €8,00, 2nd to 5th hour €2,00 per 30 minutes, max. per day €24, 00, min. €8,00 one hour.


Parking space at the post office, to pay from 09:00 a.m. to 04:00 p.m., charge 0,60 € per 30 minutes,


Parking space at the Europeum, to pay from 09:00 a.m. to 04:00 p.m., parking for half an hour € 0,60/ €8,40 per day


P3- Parking space at the former company Fa. Höhn, to pay from 09:00 a.m. to 04:00 p.m., tariff: €0,50 per 30 minutes, €8,40 per day


P4- Parking space at the fire brigade, for free


P5- Parking space near the former indoor swimming pool, to pay from 09:00 a.m. to 04:00 p.m., half an hour €0,50, €5,00 per day


P 7 Bürgeralpe (Wiener Straße), to pay from 09:00 a.m. to 04:00 p.m., parking for half an hour € 0,60/ €8,40 per day


Parking space at the northern lift in St. Sebastian, suitable for busses, for free


There are enough parking-ticket dispensers available. Attention: there is no possibility to change money, please note to have enough cash with you!

All guests who have an accommodation in Mariazell, which has no parking space, can park for free with the guest card at the parking spaces P3, P5 and P7 (the guest card must be placed behind the windshield!)

For all bus drivers: because of the traffic guidance system it is possible to drive with your bus from the Wiener Straße and the Wiener Neustädterstraße to the main square- there your guests can exit and enter the bus. To go to the main square from the Grazer Straße isn’t possible.


On the following spaces it is possible to park if you have an identity card for handicapped persons:

  • Directly at Basilica (for 3 cars)
  • At the pharmacy (1 car)
  • In front of the gingerbread manufactory, Grazer Straße 10 (for 1 car)
  • Parking space at the postal office (for 2 cars)
  • Parking space at the upper parking deck (for 2 cars)
  • P 7

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Meeting zone

Attention: main square in Mariazell is a meeting zone

This zone reaches from the Hochstiege to the crossing Wiener Straße and until the upper main square in the area of the tourism office – Alpinium. The zone is signed and can be recognized by the green signs and green marked lines on the road. Here are the details.

The Pedestrian zone in the area of restaurants, the rondel and the stands don’t exist anymore

The pedestrian crossings in the area of the taxi parking to the restaurant Goldener Löwe and at the tourism office to the Alpinium don’t exist anymore

The stopping and parking in the zone of busses is prohibited, stopping is only allowed to busses. Loading is not allowed anymore there.

The parking space of the taxis remains the same.

The parking space for handicapped persons has been enlarged of 3 parking spaces

The possibility to park (max. 10 minutes) at the tobacco shop has been enlarged- now there is space for 5 cars.


The rules for the meeting zones:

  • Speed limit of 20km/h
  • Every vehicle is allowed
  • Pedestrians are allowed to go on the road
  • Pedestrians and biker are not allowed to be disturbed
  • The meeting zone is part of the traffic- therefore there are valid the normal rights of way.


Here is an overview of our taxi companies:


  • Taxi Orttenburger KG, phone: +43 (0) 664 512 96 51
    • Moving of a sick person: phone: +43 (0) 660 85 24 892 (Peter Schweighofer)
  • Taxi Scheucher, phone: 2945 oder +43 (0) 664 483 76 88
  • Claudia Hinterecker, phone: +43 (0) 676 640 15 40


Night taxi 2022:

As a special service for our guests we offer a night taxi ever Saturday in the time of 08:00 p.m. to 05:00 a.m. by appointment.

Price for a drive in Mariazell and in the parts St. Sebastian, Halltal, Gußwerk as well as in the village Mitterbach: € 4,00 per person


Appointment via phone: +43 (0) 0664 483 76 88

Use the possibility and enjoy a relaxing evening!