Getting here


The Falkenstein Schlosshotel in Velden lies majestically between the Corinthian cities of Klagenfurt and Villach on the western shore of the crystal-clear Wörthersee Lake.


Getting here by car
  • Vienna (A2): approx. 3 hours
  • Salzburg (A10): approx. 2 hours
  • Munich (A10): approx. 3 hours
  • Frankfurt (A10): approx. 6 ½ hours
  • Venice (A2): approx. 2 hours
  • Milan (A2): approx. 5 hours


Arriving by plane

 (345 km, approx. 3 hours) / Klagenfurt airport- Velden (30 km, approx. 25 minutes). Take the A2 southbound in the direction of Villach or. Villach–Pörtschach Ost (East), Italy, Slovenia. Follow the signs for Villach – Pörtschach Ost and continue for about 13 km along the A2. Leave the motorway at the Velden Ost exit and take the B83, Klagenfurter Straβe, heading in the direction of Velden. After 1.5 km, leave at Karawankenplatz take the second exit towards Wörthersee.


Ljubljana, Slovenia – Velden (107 km, approx. 1 hour 19 minutes). Take the Zavaska Cesta (108) for 84 metres until you reach the Ljubljana-Sentjakob junction and then join the A1. After 2 km turn off onto the H3 at the Cona Moste junction. Follow the H3 for 8 km. Leave the H3 at the Ljubljana-Siska junction and take the Celovska Ceste (8) for 3 km. At the Ljubljana-Sentvid junction take the A2 for 20 km. Leave the A2 at the Kranj Vzhod junction and join the H1. After 12 km leave the H1 and head onto the 101 for 18 km. Leave the 101 and join the Loiblpass (B91). Continue for 22 km until you reach Klagenfurt. In Klagenfurt take the southern by-pass and then join the A2 in the direction of Villach and Italy. At Velden-Ost leave the A2 and then take the B83, Klagenfurterstraße, in the direction of Velden. Follow the B83 for 1.5 km. Leave the B83 at Karawankenplatz, taking the second exit toward Woerthersee.

Travelling from the north/south: If travelling from the north, take the A10 in the direction of Slovenia of if travelling from the south, head in the direction of Salzburg. At Knoten Villach travel on the A2 towards Klagenfurt until you reach the Velden Ost exit. Then, take the B83, Klagenfurter Straβe, towards Velden. After 1.5 km at Karawankenplatz take the 2nd exit in the direction of Wörthersee.

Travelling from the west/east: If travelling from the west, take the A2 in the direction of Klagenfurt or towards Villach, if travelling from the east. Leave the A2 at the Velden-Ost exit. Take the B83, Klagenfurterstraβe, in the direction of Velden. After 1.5 km, leave the B83 at Karawankenplatz, taking the second exit toward Woerthersee.


Arriving by train
  • Munich: approx. 4 ½ hours
  • Frankfurt: approx. 8 ½ hours
  • Vienna: approx. 4 ½ hours
  • Salzburg: approx. 3 1/4 hours
  • Venice: approx. 2 hours


Arriving by plane
  • Klagenfurt airport (KLU): 20 km - Arrivals & flight connections to Klagenfurt
  • Berlin, Köln, Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Munich, London Stansted, Vienna
  • Ljubljana airport (LJU): 80 km
  • Amsterdam, Belgrade, Brussels, Budapest, Frankfurt, Istanbul, Kiev, Copenhagen, London Gatwick, London Luton, London Stansted, Moscow Sheremetyevo, Munich, Paris, Prague, Rome, Vienna, Warsaw, Zurich
  • Helicopter helipad in Velden


Limousine service
For transfer to various airports (and for other occasions such as a visit to Venice with private chauffeur or a shopping trip to Udine), there is a Rolls Royce limousine service available.Transferpreise

Route plan