Harburg is a small riverside town on the Romantic Road located under the imposing presence of the castle looming on the promontery above the town. The town is worth a stop along the way but many travellers will carry on to the larger neighbour of Donauwörth.
For those who do want to spend a night in Harburg, they can take advantage of the hotel located in the castle grounds.
Hotel-Restaurant Fürstliche Burgschenke (D)
86655 Harburg Website: www.burgschenke-harburg.de
There are three airports which are fairly close to Harburg, with the nearest being Nuremberg Airport.
Distance to Nuremberg Airport: 118km
Distance to Munich Airport: 135km
Distance to Memmingen Airport: 147km
Munich is probably the most convenient of all the airports with its mix of scheduled and low-cost operators. The other airports have varying degrees of options with internal flights or low-cost carriers.
Harburg has its own railway station which is located to the south of the main town near the cement works. Harburg is on a branch line with most connections made through the larger junction at Donauwörth.