Duration 5h 57m
Distance 394.6 km
Average price 100€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Innsbruck and Karlsruhe takes 5h 57m and the fastest train takes 5h 13m. The train service runs several times per day from Innsbruck to Karlsruhe. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Munich

  1. Innsbruck Hbf
    Ecb / ...
  2. Muenchen Hbf
    Ice / ...
  3. Stuttgart Hbf
    Ic / ...
  4. Karlsruhe
5h 37m
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60€ - 232€

Innsbruck to Karlsruhe train times

Trains run every four hours between Innsbruck and Karlsruhe. The earliest departure is at 12:40 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Innsbruck is at 20:40 which arrives into Karlsruhe at 03:36. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 57m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Innsbruck to Karlsruhe. However, there are services departing from Innsbruck Hbf and arriving at Karlsruhe Hbf via Muenchen Ost, Muenchen Hbf and Stuttgart Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 37m.

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The distance between Innsbruck and Karlsruhe is 295 km. The road distance is 394.6 km.

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Innsbruck to Karlsruhe train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Innsbruck Hbf station.

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Innsbruck to Karlsruhe train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Karlsruhe Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Innsbruck and Karlsruhe?

You can take a train from Innsbruck to Karlsruhe via Muenchen Ost, Muenchen Hbf, and Stuttgart Hbf in around 5h 37m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Once a week
Estimated price
27€ - 40€

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