Getting to Western Transdanubia and Lake Balaton, Hungary
Getting to Styria
Western Transdanubia and Lake Balaton, Hungary are easy to access
The region is easy to access from Central Europe with good motorway access to Munich and Vienna.
From the UK it is about 14 hours drive from the Channel ports.
If you are travelling from the north of England there are excellent ferry crossings from Hull and Newcastle to Holland. These put you close to the German autobahns for a "swift" drive to Austria
Interactive map and driving instructions.
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Have a pleasant trip.
The region has good train links through either Paris, Brussles, Vienna to Hegyeshalom (Rail nexus on the Austrian/Slovakia/Hungarian corder) and from there to the whole of Europe.
Find a train: MÁV - The Hungarian State Railways.
Not quite going by air!
The best international airports for Western Transdanubia and Lake Balaton are Vienna, Bratislava, Linz and Budapest. Other close airports are Ljubljana (Slovenia), Klagenfurt (Austria).
The low cost European airlines have regular flights to Linz and Ljubljana. Take a look at their websites for details.