Arbon on Lake Constance

Almost like a holiday

Those in seek of peace and quiet and place to make a quick getaway from everyday hectic are spot-on in Arbon. Here spirits soar in the tranquil town surrounded by nature of a very different nature!

Enjoy a peaceful walk along the lake Constance or through attractive orchards, meadows, fields and small woodlands. Diverse lookouts with views over the water invite you to take a break and sink into relaxation mood here. The small jewel of a town with museums furthermore invites you to delve into its history-steeped past. Special highlights are the annually held lakeside festival, the open-air cinema and the Summer-Days festival; two reasons more to pay the place a visit!

Attractions and information

  • Saurer Museum – old commercial vehicles, Saurer looms and embroidery machines; open daily 10.00 a.m. - 6.00 p.m.
  • Historic Museum – a journey back in time through the history of Arbon; open daily 2 to 5 p.m. mid-June to mid-September, Sundays 2 to 5 p.m. January to December;
  • City tours:
    Mid June to end August: Tuesdays 10.00 a.m. and Sundays 10.30 a.m.;
  • 3 km-long promenade with swimming pool, harbour, playground and picnic place
  • Lakeside festival early July*
  • Summerdays Festival end August*
  • Flea Market, Easter Market & Christmas Market*

*For specific dates see


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Timetable information

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Reservations are a must for groups of 10 people and more! (View contact).

Travel dates/Validity

Route open all year Travel-date details/validity: view timetable/timetable information

Bicycle transport

No bicycle transport fixtures available in/on the vehicle

Wheelchair accessibility

Wheelchair access to the postbus guaranteed


On the Gallusweg from Arbon to St.Gallen

Contact details

PostBus Ltd
St. Leonhard-Strasse 20
9000 St. Gallen 

+41 58 386 73 44