There are 3 ways to get from Berchtesgaden to Bad Gastein by train or car
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Train • 1 h 34 min
$15 - $25
2 alternative options
Train via Freilassing • 3 h 30 min
$38 - $58
Drive • 1 h 21 min
$12 - $19
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The cheapest way to get from Berchtesgaden to Bad Gastein is to drive which costs 11€ - 16€ and takes 1 h 21 min.
The quickest way to get from Berchtesgaden to Bad Gastein is to drive which costs 11€ - 16€ and takes 1 h 21 min.
No, there is no direct train from Berchtesgaden to Bad Gastein. However, there are services departing from Berchtesgaden Hbf and arriving at Bad Gastein via Freilassing and Salzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.
The distance between Berchtesgaden and Bad Gastein is 58 km. The road distance is 96.5 km.
The best way to get from Berchtesgaden to Bad Gastein without a car is to train which takes 3 h 30 min and costs 30€ - 55€.
It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from Berchtesgaden to Bad Gastein, including transfers.
Berchtesgaden to Bad Gastein train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berchtesgaden Hbf station.
Berchtesgaden to Bad Gastein train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Bad Gastein station.
Yes, the driving distance between Berchtesgaden to Bad Gastein is 97 km. It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to drive from Berchtesgaden to Bad Gastein.
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What companies run services between Berchtesgaden, Germany and Bad Gastein, Austria?
Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Berchtesgaden to Bad Gastein every 2 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min.
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 Golling-Abtenau to Bad Gastein
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 8 min
- Every 2 hours
- Estimated price
- $12 - $20
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Train from Salzburg Hbf to Bad Gastein
Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.
Train from Berchtesgaden Hbf to Freilassing
- Ave. Duration
- 45 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- $15 - $22
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