St Ottilien is situated 40 km west of Munich and 35 km south of Augsburg. It can easily be reached from Munich airport, via railway and by car.
From the airport: S-Bahn into Munich, there get on the S 4 to Geltendorf (final destination).
With the railway from North or South: St Ottilien has its own delightful railway station on the branch line Augsburg-Schongau. There is an hourly service, all trains stop at St. Ottilien.
With the railway from East or West: Geltendorf station on the Munich Buchloe line is only 2 km away. This is a short taxi ride or a pleasant walk away: turn right when leaving the station until you reach an underpass. Beyond the underpass there is a tree-lined road leading to to St. Ottilien. You can also take another train from Geltendorf to St Ottilien on the line to Weilheim and Schongau.
By car: Use exit 28 (Windach) of the A96/E54 München-Lindau. Go to Eresing. Follow the road straight through the village. 1/2 km beyond Eresing turn right to St Ottilien.