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Town square
Town square
Coat of arms of Eggenfelden
Coat of arms
Eggenfelden   is located in Germany
Coordinates: 48°24′14″N 12°45′51″E / 48.40389°N 12.76417°E / 48.40389; 12.76417Coordinates: 48°24′14″N 12°45′51″E / 48.40389°N 12.76417°E / 48.40389; 12.76417
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Niederbayern
District Rottal-Inn
 • Mayor Werner Schießl (Freie Wählergruppe)
 • Total 44.50 km2 (17.18 sq mi)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 13,090
 • Density 290/km2 (760/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 84307 8330,8331
Dialling codes 08721
Vehicle registration PAN, EG, GRI, VIB


Geographical location[edit]

Eggenfelden is located in the gentle valley of the Rott at the intersection of B 20 with the B 388 and the beginning of the B 588 . The city has two railway stations on the railway Passau - Neumarkt- Sankt Veit as well as an airfield (airfield Eggenfelden) . Eggenfelden is located about 56 km southeast of Landshut , 60 km south of Straubing , 70 km south-west of Passau , 84 kilometers north of Salzburg and 110 kilometers east of Munich.


The municipality Eggenfelden has 119 officially named Stadtteile:[2]

Notable people[edit]

  • The ski mountaineer Konrad Lex was born in Eggenfelden.
  • The German pop-singer and actor Daniel Küblböck who achieved short-lived celebrity in 2003, in the first season of Deutschland sucht den Superstar (DSDS), the German version of Pop Idol, in which he came third, was born outside of Eggenfelden and lived here until his breakthrough.


External links[edit]

Media related to Eggenfelden at Wikimedia Commons