Vom Wald das Beste. – Nationalparkregion Bayerischer Wald

National Park Card

with GUTi

As a guest in the Bavarian Forest National Park holiday region, you will receive the National Park Card with GUTi symbol directly upon arrival at your accommodation.

With GUTi you can use the entire bus and train offer in the National Park region free of charge. The National Park Card with the GUTi logo is valid as a free ticket in the entire Bayerwald ticket tariff area for as many journeys as you like during your entire stay. You travel free of charge on the Waldbahn, Igelbuses and many other bus routes to many National Park facilities, sights or hiking destinations. In winter you use all ski buses for free with GUTi. Your host will give you the free timetable folding map with the route network map. The timetable folding map is available for download to help you plan your excursions.

With your personal National Park Card you can also take advantage of a whole range of free and reduced services in the holiday region.

Ask your landlord for the National Park Card as soon as you arrive and take advantage of the following services, for example:

Free of charge in the holiday region:

  • Use of hedgehog buses, forest railway and regular buses in the holiday region (For more information, click here: www.bayerwald-ticket.com
  • Use of the winter yolk busses and ski busses
  • extensive information material in the tourist information offices (calendar of events, flyers, brochures...)
  • Internet use in many Tourist-Infos
  • Von Poschinger Glasmanufaktur Frauenau: free admission for children up to 15 years of age

Special prices:

  • Reduced prices of extensive information material in the Tourist Infos (hiking, biking, & winter sports maps)
  • Reduced admission to the Bavarian Forest treetop path
  • Reduced admission to the open-air museum Finsterau
  • Reduced admission to the NaturparkWelten in Bayerisch Eisenstein
  • Reduced admission to selected ski lifts in the holiday region
  • Reduced admission to selected indoor and outdoor swimming pools
  • Reduction on guided tours of the Zwiesel underground passages
  • Half price for guided tours of the National Park if you travel by bus or train.

These and many other benefits are only available with the National Park Card.

Flyer National Park Card

Here you can download the flyer with the overview of the services of the National Park Card, your guest card for holidays in the Bavarian Forest:


Route network map - GUTi 2023 area of validity

39 municipalities in the Bavarian Forest offer free public transport for holidaymakers with GUTi, the guestservice environmental ticket.

The tariff area extends from the districts of Cham, Freyung-Grafenau and Regen to St. Englmar in the Straubing-Bogen district. The GUTi is even valid beyond the national borders to the western district of Pilsen.

  • free travel on around 200 bus and train lines
  • on a route network of 3,200 kilometers
  • valid Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. and on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays from midnight on all bus, train and dial-a-bus routes in the fare zone
  • more information at www.guti.de