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Local public transport

Only 10 minutes from the city to the castle!

Visit Ambras Castle by public transport

  • Postbus number 4134 from main station (Hauptbahnhof) (via Kaiserschützenplatz - Olympiaworld - Leipziger Platz - Pacherstraße – Landessportcenter) to Ambras Castle.
  • Tram line 3 (direction: Amras) stop "Philippine-Welser-Straße" (1.2 km, approx. 10-20 minutes, Tummelplatzweg: 60 meters increase!)
  • Bus line C (direction: Luigenstraße) Stop: "Luigenstraße" (0.6 km, approx. 10-30 minutes, steep ascent through the castle park: 60 meters increase!)
  • Tram line 6 "Igler" (direction: Igls) "Waldstrassenbahn" Stop "Tummelplatz" (0,4 km, approx. 6 minutes: slightly downhill!)

Further information:

The Sightseer takes you every 40 minutes to Ambras Castle by bus. You can get in at any tourist station and break the journey with a day ticket as often as you like.


Please note that only limited parking is available.

The Schlossstraße is a municipal parking zone, parking fees are charged daily from 9 am to 7 pm. There is only one car park ticket machine in the area, located nearby the castle portal at the ende of the Schlossstraße (no card payments, coins only, no change): 1 euro per half hour; from the 5th hour 8 euros the whole day.

Spend a good hour visiting Ambras Castle.  Art lovers like to stay more than 4 hours in the numerous collections of the museum. Allow yourself a sufficient rest period in the FERDINAND Café & Bistro and in a walk through the beautiful spacious Park of Ambras Castle.



Schloss Ambras Innsbruck
Schlossstraße 20
A-6020 Innsbruck
T +43 1 525 24 – 4802
F +43 1 525 24 – 4899


Photography Policy

Visitors to Ambras Castle are permitted to take photographs for personal, non-commercial use. All other uses require prior permission from the Rights & Reproduction department. It is the visitor’s responsibility to ensure no copyright is infringed. Press image enquiries should be made to the Press Office.

Please show consideration for the privacy and experience of other visitors when taking photographs.

Exceptions to this policy may be in place due to copyright restrictions or for reasons of security, conservation or in the interests of the overall visitor experience.

  • Photography in the main galleries is allowed for personal, non-commercial purposes only.
  • Photography is not permitted in special exhibitions or displays with loans.
  • Tripods, monopods and flash lighting are prohibited at all times.
  • Please do not take photographs of staff or other visitors without prior permission.

The Kunsthistorisches Museum provides many objects from the collections of Ambras Castle online. Some are reproduced as postcards or prints, available in the Shop and the WEB-Shop.



Dogs are not allowed in the museum, but are welcome in the Park of Ambras Castle on a leash.

If you need more information on...

Press office and sponsoring
Tel. +43 1 525 24 - 4803

programmes and events
Tel. +43 1 525 24- 4804

images and copyright
Tel. +43 1 525 24- 3341 oder 3342

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