On the Ossiacher See, boats complete a criss-cross circuit between St Andrä and Steindorf. Boats run by the same company also navigate the Drau River from Villach Congress-Center to Wernberg Bad via St Niklas an der…
Boat services on Weissensee are as much a way of getting around the lake as an excursion through the picturesque landscape. They run to all stops between Techendorf and Dolomitenblick three to 11 times daily, peakin…
There are bus connections to regional ski resorts and northwards to the Hohe Tauern National Park. Buses to Kitzbühel (€16.50, 1¾ hours) are quicker and more direct than the train, but less frequent.
Call or book online by 4pm the day before for this taxi shuttle service from and to Greifenburg-Weissensee train station. It's for overnight guests only; you'll be dropped off at your hotel.
Regional transport in Tyrol comes under the wing of the Verkehrsverbund Tirol. For information on VVT transport tickets, valid for travel between Tyrol and East Tyrol.
In summer the tourist office works together with a local company hiring out bicycles, which can also be picked up and dropped off at 20 points around the lake.
Das Radl rents mountain bikes and cruisers in Villach and also from Bodendorf and Faak train stations on the Ossiaker and Faaker lakes respectively.
The departure point for boat cruises on the lake is a few hundred metres north of the Strandbad.
Klagenfurt’s airport is 3km north of town and served by the low-cost airline Germanwings.