Population

142,000

Altitude

300-470 meters/900-1,300 feet

Tourist Information

Regensburg Tourist Information, Altes Rathaus, Rathausplatz 3, D-93047 Regensburg.

Driving Distances

  • Berlin: 482km, 300 miles
  • Frankfurt: 323km, 201 miles
  • Hamburg: 705km, 438 miles
  • Munich: 94km, 63 miles
  • Nurnburg: 107km, 68 miles

Arriving by Train

Fast ICE trains offer frequent connections to most major German cities, including the Frankfurt Airport (approximately four hours).

Events

  • Bach Week: in various churches throughout the city, in June.
  • Bavarian Jazz Weekend: Jazz bands perform in July.
  • Autumn festival (Herbstdult): on the Dultplatz at the Oberpfalzbrück last week in August and first in Sept.
  • Traditional Christmas market (Christkindl-Markt): at the Neupfarrplatz from the Friday before Advent through December 23.
  • Christmas craftwork market: on the Haidplatz from early December until December 23.