There are 3 ways to get from Berchtesgaden to Kufstein by bus, train or car

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Line 170 bus, train  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 170 bus from Hallein Heidebrücke to Salzburg Hauptbahnhof 170 / ...
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Kufstein Rj

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Train  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Berchtesgaden Hbf to Freilassing Blb
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Kufstein Rj

$41 - $64

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Berchtesgaden to Kufstein 74 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Berchtesgaden to Kufstein is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berchtesgaden to Kufstein is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Berchtesgaden to Kufstein. However, there are services departing from Berchtesgaden Hbf and arriving at Kufstein via Freilassing and Salzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between Berchtesgaden and Kufstein is 63 km. The road distance is 118.4 km.

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The best way to get from Berchtesgaden to Kufstein without a car is to train which takes 2 h 55 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Berchtesgaden to Kufstein, including transfers.

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Berchtesgaden to Kufstein train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berchtesgaden Hbf station.

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Berchtesgaden to Kufstein train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Kufstein station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berchtesgaden to Kufstein is 118 km. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Berchtesgaden to Kufstein.

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  • Distance: 39.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 42 min

What companies run services between Berchtesgaden, Germany and Kufstein, Tirol, Austria?

You can take a train from Berchtesgaden to Kufstein via Freilassing and Salzburg Hbf in around 2 h 55 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 Salzburg Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berchtesgaden Hbf to Freilassing
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Salzburg Verkehr Gmbh
Phone
0662 632900
Email
office@salzburg-verkehr.at
Website
salzburg-verkehr.at
Bus from Hallein Heidebrücke to Salzburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
salzburg-verkehr.at

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