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Bregenz, Vorarlberg, Austria

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How much money will you need for your trip to Bregenz? You should plan to spend around €97 ($101) per day on your vacation in Bregenz, which is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors. Past travelers have spent, on average, €33 ($34) on meals for one day and €14 ($14) on local transportation. Also, the average hotel price in Bregenz for a couple is €106 ($111). So, a trip to Bregenz for two people for one week costs on average €1,364 ($1,420). All of these average travel prices have been collected from other travelers to help you plan your own travel budget.

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A vacation to Bregenz for one week usually costs around €682 for one person. So, a trip to Bregenz for two people costs around €1,364 for one week. A trip for two weeks for two people costs €2,727 in Bregenz. If you're traveling as a family of three or four people, the price person often goes down because kid's tickets are cheaper and hotel rooms can be shared. If you travel slower over a longer period of time then your daily budget will also go down. Two people traveling together for one month in Bregenz can often have a lower daily budget per person than one person traveling alone for one week.

How expensive is Bregenz? How much money do I need for Bregenz?

How much does a trip to Bregenz cost? Is Bregenz expensive? The average Bregenz trip cost is broken down by category here. All of these Bregenz prices are calculated from the budgets of real travelers.

Accommodation Budget in Bregenz
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The average price for one person for accommodation in Bregenz is €53. For two people sharing a typical double-occupancy hotel room, the average price for a hotel room in Bregenz is €106.

  • Accommodation1 Hotel or hostel for one person
  • Accommodation1 Typical double-occupancy room

Hotels in Bregenz

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Transportation Budget in Bregenz
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  • The cost of a taxi ride in Bregenz is significantly more than public transportation. On average, past travelers have spent €14 per person, per day, on local transportation in Bregenz.

  • Transportation1 Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.

Flights to Bregenz
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Rental Cars in Bregenz
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Food Budget in Bregenz
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  • While meal prices in Bregenz can vary, the average cost of food in Bregenz is €33 per day. Based on the spending habits of previous travelers, when dining out an average meal in Bregenz should cost around €13 per person. Breakfast prices are usually a little cheaper than lunch or dinner. The price of food in sit-down restaurants in Bregenz is often higher than fast food prices or street food prices.

  • Food2 Meals for one day

What did other people spend on Food in Bregenz?

Typical prices for Food in Bregenz are listed below. These actual costs are from real travelers and can give you an idea of the prices in Bregenz, but your costs will vary based on your travel style.

  • Lunch from Market (for 2)
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Entertainment Budget in Bregenz
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  • Entertainment and activities in Bregenz typically cost an average of €11 per person, per day. This includes fees paid for admission tickets to museums and attractions, day tours, and other sightseeing expenses.

  • Entertainment1 Entrance tickets, shows, etc.

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Alcohol Budget in Bregenz
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  • The average person spends about €15 on alcoholic beverages in Bregenz per day. The more you spend on alcohol, the more fun you might be having despite your higher budget.

  • Alcohol2 Drinks for one day

Water Budget in Bregenz
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  • On average, people spend €1.40 on bottled water in Bregenz per day. The public water in Bregenz is considered safe to drink.

  • Water2 Bottled water for one day

What did other people spend on Water in Bregenz?

Typical prices for Water in Bregenz are listed below. These actual costs are from real travelers and can give you an idea of the prices in Bregenz, but your costs will vary based on your travel style.

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Bregenz On a Budget
Bregenz Bregenz, Austria
Bregenz is the capital city of Vorarlberg and has almost 30,000 residents. It sits on the northern edge of the Alps on the edge of Lake Constance, which is one of the largest lakes in Europe. The city is popular as a travel destination during the summer months when it hosts several festivals. The most famous and popular one is the summer music festival, Bregenzer Festspiele.
There are a handful of interesting sights around town. Kunsthaus Bregenz is located in a building that was designed by Peter Zumthor. It houses different contemporary art exhibits that often change and rotate. Martinsturm, or Martin's Tower, is the most famous landmark in the city. It also has the largest "onion cupola" in Europe and is open between Easter and mid October daily. Otherwise, it is closed on Mondays.

Seebuhne and Festival House is an interesting place to see. Guided tours are available during the festival season. It's also possible to access the open air seating area for free when there are no performances going on. This will let you see the floating stage, which was featured in the James Bond movie, Quantom of Solace, in 2008.

If you want to head a little bit outside of town, you can go to Wettingen-Mehrerau Abbey. It's just a short walk or bike ride along the lake's edge and is worth a visit. It's approximately two kilometers from the main train station.

There are free guided tours available of Vorarlberg Regional Library. This library also hosts several cultural events throughout the year.
Bregenz can be divided into the Upper Town and the Lower Town. The Upper Town is the oldest area and dates back to the 13th century. Some of the town walls are still standing. Here you will also find the old town hall, the Martinsturm and several interesting churches.

The Lower Town has a town hall that was built in 1686, a theater, several churches and the tourist centre.

There are some wonderful activities you can enjoy around town and it is really recommended that you visit during the summer months when the weather is at its warmest and there are many fun festivals and events going on. During the warmest months you can swim in the lake, which is a pleasant activity and a fun way to cool off. The Bregenz Festival runs from the middle of July to the middle of August and is a popular festival that attracts over 200,000 people. Reservations and advanced planning is advised if you plan to be in the area during this time. Also be aware that some prices might jump up higher than normal. Also make sure you head to the top of Pfander mountain, from which you can enjoy a wonderful 360 degree view. You can either walk to the top of the mountain or take the cable car.

Also be sure and spend an evening walking with the locals around the Lake Promenade. There are many outdoor restaurants and cafes and it is a wonderful place for people watching. It is also the best place to enjoy the sunset.
Food and Dining
There are some good restaurants around Bregenz that offer a relaxed and fun atmosphere. There are enough options that you can usually find something for almost any budget or taste preference. There are also some good pubs, bars and clubs that are popular with tourists and locals alike. Head to the Lake Promenade if you want a restaurant with a view and a great atmosphere. Here you will find plenty of restaurants and cafes that are good and interesting.

A fun way to explore the city is on bike, particularly during the warmer summer months. The city itself is small so it is easy to navigate on your own. You can pick up a rental bicycle near the main railway station. There are also buses that travel around town that are convenient if the weather is not ideal for being outdoors.

If you plan to venture outside of town, you can take a railway along the lake shore and reach both Switzerland and Germany. Another fun place to visit is the nearby area of Bregenzerwald. This is a mountainous area to the southeast of Bregenz. You can catch a bus at the railway station or take a train to Dornbirn and catch a transfer there.


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1 Categories averaged on a per-item basis.
2 Categories averaged on a per-day basis.
For example, the Food2 daily average is for all meals for an entire day, while Entertainment1 is for each individual purchase.

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Travel Tips

Travel Around Bregenz

By Laurie in Transportation
The are a few bus options in Bregenz. If the weather is comfortable a better option is to get around town by bike. Bregenz itself is actually quite small and you can pick up a bike conveniently at the main railway station.

If you want to head to Switzerland or Germany by train, you can travel along the lakeshore. To go to Bregenzerwald you have to take a bus, which you can catch conveniently at the main train station. There is a train option but it involves a transfer at Dornbirn

Getting Around Bregenz

By backpackguru in Transportation
Bregenz is pretty small so a fun way to get around the city is with a rented bicycle. You can pick them up conveniently at the main railway station in town. Alternatively there are several good buslines that run through town. To get to Bregenzerwald, you can take a bus to Dornbirn and then transfer from there. All transportation in the area is quite easy and straightforward, making it simple to navigate your way around.

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