• Veste Coburg


By Car

Visitor parking is available at Brandensteinsebene. A 750-metre walking path runs parallel to the road leading to the Veste.

Additional visitor parking is available at the kiosk at the foot of the Veste.

GPS data for Brandensteinsebene visitor parking for navigation systems:
50°15’48.0″N 10°59’25.4″E
50.263326, 10.990390

GPS data for disabled parking for navigation systems:50°15’48.9″N 10°58’56.8″E
50.263595, 10.982433

There are several parking garages near the historic Old Town for those who wish to park in town.

On Foot: From the Historic Old Town to the Veste

Gorgeous walking paths extend around 1.4 kilometres from the Castle Square to the historical Court Garden at the Veste. Plan at least 20 to 30 minutes for your walk.


Follow the “Reformation Path” signs: Thirteen information posts featuring text and images will inspire you to explore the history of the Reformation outdoors, from the historic Old Town with the Moriz Church and Ehrenburg Palace to the Court Garden to the Veste.


Linie 1405 – Beiersdorf-Veste



The Veste Express takes visitors from Herrngasse (historic Old Town) to the stop at the Kiosk at the foot of the Veste Coburg. Please inquire directly at the stops about the current timetable or at the Coburg Tourist Information Office.

By Plane, Rail or Tour Bus

For more information please visit the Coburg Tourism website.

By Coach

Please click this link if you wish to travel to the Veste by Coach.

Accessibility for the Disabled

You will find information on how seniors or people with disabilities can tour the Veste and the art collections here.