There are 3 ways to get from Innsbruck to Merano by bus, train or car
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Bus • 2h 20m
$9 - $16
2 alternative options
Train • 2h 53m
$13 - $27
Drive • 1h 37m
$17 - $26
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Innsbruck to Merano is to bus which costs 8€ - 14€ and takes 2h 20m.
The quickest way to get from Innsbruck to Merano is to drive which costs 15€ - 23€ and takes 1h 37m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße and arriving at Meran. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 20m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Innsbruck Hbf and arriving at Merano/Meran. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 53m.
The distance between Innsbruck and Merano is 68 km. The road distance is 119.2 km.
The best way to get from Innsbruck to Merano without a car is to bus which takes 2h 20m and costs 8€ - 14€.
The bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Meran takes 2h 20m including transfers and departs four times a day.
Innsbruck to Merano bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße station.
Innsbruck to Merano train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Innsbruck Hbf station.
The best way to get from Innsbruck to Merano is to bus which takes 2h 20m and costs 8€ - 14€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 11€ - 23€ and takes 2h 53m.
What companies run services between Innsbruck, Austria and Merano, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy?
FlixBus operates a bus from Innsbruck to Merano 4 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 2h 20m. Alternatively, Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Innsbruck to Merano once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $27 and the journey takes 2h 53m.
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.
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Merano/Meran
One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Meran
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 20m
- 4 times a day
- Estimated price
- $9 - $16
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More Questions & Answers
Innsbruck to Merano bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Meran station.
Innsbruck to Merano train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Merano/Meran station.
Yes, the driving distance between Innsbruck to Merano is 119 km. It takes approximately 1h 37m to drive from Innsbruck to Merano.
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