Sankt Sebastian, Styria

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Sankt Sebastian
Sankt Sebastian is located in Austria
Sankt Sebastian
Sankt Sebastian
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°47′06″N 15°18′30″E / 47.78500°N 15.30833°E / 47.78500; 15.30833Coordinates: 47°47′06″N 15°18′30″E / 47.78500°N 15.30833°E / 47.78500; 15.30833
Country Austria
State Styria
District Bruck-Mürzzuschlag
 • Mayor Manfred Seebacher (SPÖ)
 • Total 47.4 km2 (18.3 sq mi)
Elevation 851 m (2,792 ft)
Population (1 January 2014)[1]
 • Total 1,015
 • Density 21/km2 (55/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 8630
Area code 03882
Vehicle registration BM

Sankt Sebastian is a municipality in the district of Bruck-Mürzzuschlag in the Austrian province of Styria. It lies some 1 kilometre (0.62 mi) to the north of the important pilgrimage centre of Mariazell.

Mariazell railway station, the terminus of the narrow gauge Mariazell line from St Pölten, lies within the municipality. The station is also the terminus of the Museumstramway Mariazell-Erlaufsee, a standard gauge heritage steam tramway that operates to the nearby Erlaufsee.