There are 4 ways to get from Innsbruck to Brixen by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Innsbruck Airport to Bressanone

$45 - $70

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Rideshare  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Innsbruck to Bressanone 52.2 miles

$6

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Train  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bressanone/Brixen Rex / ...

$9 - $18

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Innsbruck to Brixen 52.5 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Innsbruck to Brixen is to rideshare which costs 5€ and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Innsbruck to Brixen is to drive which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Innsbruck Airport and arriving at Bressanone. Services depart twice daily, and operate Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Innsbruck Hbf and arriving at Bressanone/Brixen. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between Innsbruck and Brixen is 64 km. The road distance is 84 km.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Brixen without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 21 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

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The bus from Innsbruck Airport to Bressanone takes 1 h 21 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Innsbruck to Brixen bus services, operated by Alto Adige Bus, depart from Innsbruck Airport station.

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Innsbruck to Brixen train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Innsbruck Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Brixen is to bus which takes 1 h 21 min and costs 40€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 8€ - 15€ and takes 1 h 26 min.

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  • Distance: 40 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 21 min

What companies run services between Innsbruck, Austria and Brixen, Italy?

Alto Adige Bus operates a bus from Innsbruck to Brixen twice daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Alternatively, Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Innsbruck to Brixen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $18 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bressanone/Brixen
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Innsbruck to Bressanone
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Innsbruck to Brixen bus services, operated by Alto Adige Bus, arrive at Bressanone station.

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Innsbruck to Brixen train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Bressanone/Brixen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Innsbruck to Brixen is 84 km. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Innsbruck to Brixen.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Innsbruck and Brixen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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