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There are 10 ways to get from Berlin to Bregenz by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train via Nuremberg  •  7h 46m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Bregenz Ec

135€ - 224€

Cheapest option

Fly to Friedrichshafen  •  6h 57m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) BER - FDH

69€ - 253€

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Train  •  10h 59m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Bregenz Ec

191€ - 262€

Bus  •  12h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm to Prague, ÚAN Florenc RegioJet / ...
  2. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Bregenz

80€ - 162€

Night train, train  •  15h 20m

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Hbf to Brugg Ag Nj
  2. Take the train from Brugg AG to Winterthur S12
  3. Take the train from Winterthur to Bregenz Ec

124€ - 186€

Drive  •  6h 2m

  1. Drive from Berlin Hbf to Bregenz 724.6 km

75€ - 120€

Fly to Munich, train  •  6h 39m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Munich (MUC) BER - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Bregenz

78€ - 222€

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6h 42m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Zurich (ZRH) BER - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Flughafen to Bregenz

73€ - 502€

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  8h 22m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Stuttgart (STR) BER - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf

77€ - 336€

Fly to Basel, train  •  8h 39m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Basel (BSL) BER - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Bregenz

126€ - 223€

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International entry into Austria from Germany

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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Austria, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Vatican, Andorra, San Marino, Cyprus, Monaco, Australia, New Zealand, South Korea and Singapore

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. United Kingdom, South Africa and Brazil are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Austria from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This applies to arrivals from Germany
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This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Australia, Finland, Greece, New Zealand, Norway, Singapore, South Korea, Vatican and Iceland
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Rules to follow in Austria

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Austria from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bregenz is 800 555 621.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Bregenz is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Bregenz is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 555 621.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from Austria.

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Last updated: 3 Mar 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Berlin to Bregenz is to bus, which costs 75€ - 170€ and takes 12h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Bregenz is to drive which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 6h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Bregenz. However, there are services departing from Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm and arriving at Bregenz via Praha ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Bregenz. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Bregenz via Nuernberg Hbf and Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 46m.

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The distance between Berlin and Bregenz is 616 km. The road distance is 724.6 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Bregenz without a car is to train via Nuremberg which takes 7h 46m and costs 130€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 7h 46m to get from Berlin to Bregenz, including transfers.

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Berlin to Bregenz bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm station.

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Berlin to Bregenz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Bregenz is to train via Nuremberg which takes 7h 46m and costs 130€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 75€ - 170€ and takes 12h 40m, you could also fly, which costs 65€ - 260€ and takes 6h 57m.

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  • Distance: 616.5 km
  • Duration: 7h 46m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Bregenz, Austria?

You can take a train from Berlin Hbf to Bregenz via Nuernberg Hbf, Muenchen Hbf, and Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 in around 7h 46m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berlin ZOB to Bregenz via Praha ÚAN Florenc in around 12h 40m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 230€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 230€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Friedrichshafen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 350€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 100€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 190€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 190€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 370€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 800€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 230€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 370€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
95€ - 120€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Friedrichshafen via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 190€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 210€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 130€
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
76€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 100€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Friedrichshafen via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
60€ - 150€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
160€ - 230€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Brugg AG to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
21€ - 40€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Winterthur to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
24€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Flughafen to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 65€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
29€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
30€ - 35€
1st Class
24€ - 29€
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
18€ - 22€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
80€ - 95€
Website
Comati PSG
Nobless Line
Phone
+420 602 333 369
Email
noblessline@noblessline.cz
Website
noblessline.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
69€
Schedules at
noblessline.cz

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