Graz - Traffic


Short term parking zones

Graz has a lot of short term parking zones in the inner city. They are marked with a white signs at the beginning of the zone. The maximum parking duration is 180 minutes. Only at Europaplatz and at the west of Hotel Ibis (both 60 minutes), at Kaiser-Josef-Platz, in the Schlögelgasse and at Lendplatz (90 minutes) is the maximum parking duration shorter. The short term parking zone is valid Monday - Friday 9a.m. - 8p.m. and Saturday 9a.m. - 1p.m. (exception: at Europaplatz and at the Post area it's valid daily 8a.m. - 10p.m.)

Parking tickets

Parking tickets are available at parking ticket machines. The parking duration can be arranged individual with an minimum price for half an hour (€ 0,90) and then in 10 cent steps to the maximum parking duration (€ 5,40). The fee can be either paid with coins or with quick. At the Referat for Parkraumwirtschaft annual permits (for 2 years) are available for € 168,00.

Green parking zones

The green parking zones allowing permanent parking with a parking permit around the city center and in the west of Graz. In this zones parking is permitted only with a permit Monday-Friday 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. but without a maximum parking duration.

Speed Limits

130 km/h on motorways
100 km/h on country roads
80 km/h on city motorways
50 km/h in cities and built-up areas, unless otherwise indicated.

Public transportation

The public transportation system in Graz is especially in the city center well developed.

Ticket- and Pass Price:
annual ticket: € 456.00 (for citizens who are registered in Graz € 281.00)
monthly ticket: € 50.90
seven-day ticket: € 15.20
one-way ticket: € 2.50