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© Stadtmarketing Hohenems
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© Stadtmarketing Hohenems
How to get there

By plane

Zürich International Airport (CH), as well as the regional airports St. Gallen-Altenrhein (CH), Friedrichshafen (D), and Memmingen (D) are approximately 20 to 80 minutes away from Hohenems. From there, you can continue your journey by car or by train.

By train and bus

By train, Hohenems is easy to reach from all directions via Bregenz or Feldkirch. The Markus Sittikus Hall is located in the historical town centre, which is within walking distance from the train station. For information on train schedules and fares, please check the relevant railway operator's website:

Austrian Railways ÖBB
German Railways DB
Swiss Railways SBB

The following city bus lines stop at »Schloßplatz« in Hohenems right next to the Markus Sittikus Hall:

Landbus line 185 (Götzis–Lustenau)
Landbus line 175 (Bahnhof–Emsreute)
Landbus line 180 (Dornbirn–Götzis)

For information on bus schedules and fares, please refer to Verkehrsverbund Vorarlberg

By car

A14 (Rheintal Autobahn): Exit Hohenems
N13 (Swiss Autobahn): Exit Diepoldsau

Having left the autobahn, drive in the direction of Hohenems–Zentrum (town centre) on Diepoldsauer Straße, turning right on Angelika-Kauffmann-Straße after the railway underpass (heading towards the railway station). After 500m, turn left on Graf-Maximilian-Straße. You will see the hall on your right after 500m. The location of close-by parking areas is indicated in our Hohenems city map.

Map of Hohenems

Accommodation options and reservations

For a visit of the Schubertiade in Hohenems, we can recommend the accommodation options listed below. The hotels in Hohenems are 5 walking minutes away from the Markus Sittikus Hall. Götzis is the next town south of Hohenems and can be reached by car and bus in approximately 7-10 minutes.

Hotel-Café Lorenz
Familie Obwegeser
Bahnhofstraße 17, A-6845 Hohenems
+43 5576 72332
+43 5576 72332 5

Hotel-Café Schatz
Kaiser Franz Josef Straße 10, A-6845 Hohenems
+43 5576 72246

Hotel am Garnmarkt
Im Buch 1, A-6840 Götzis
+43 5523 55 250

For further information on accommodation in the region, please contact:

Bodensee-Vorarlberg Tourismus GmbH
Postfach 9, A-6901 Bregenz
+43 5574 434430
+43 5574 434434
View accommodation register

General information on the city and the region

Please contact the responsible tourism offices and organizations:

Bodensee-Vorarlberg Tourismus GmbH
Postfach 9, A-6901 Bregenz
+43 5574 434430
+43 5574 434434
Unterkunftsliste anzeigen

Tourismus und Stadtmarketing Hohenems
Marktstraße 2, A-6845 Hohenems
+43 5576 42780
+43 5576 42780 20

The Schubertiade's Museums

The Schubertiade Quarter in Hohenems encompasses several museums in six historical buildings which are dedicated to Franz Schubert's life and work, great classical music artists from different ages, and the important cultural history of Hohenems. The museums are open during the Schubertiade periods, as well as on appointment.

Schubertiade Quarter flyer (German version only)

Ticket holders are entitled to visit all museums as often as they wish within a year after ticket purchase.

Franz Schubert Museum
Schubertiade Museum
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Museum
Legge Museum
Salomon Sulzer Gallery
Stefan Zweig Room
Nibelungen Museum
Shoemaker Museum
Markus Sittikus Hall

»Die Schubertiade in Schwarzenberg und Hohenems ist die Top-Adresse unter den Festivals für Liedgesang und Kammermusik.«

Neue Zürcher Zeitung, Switzerland