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There are 5 ways to get from Bludenz to Altenrhein Airport (ACH) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 29m

  1. Take the train from Bludenz to Bregenz Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Bregenz to St. Margrethen Sg Re / ...
  3. Take the train from St. Margrethen SG to Staad SG S5 / ...

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Train, bus  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the train from Bludenz to Dornbirn Re / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dornbirn Bahnhof to Höchst Hecht 52a

Train, line 50 bus  •  2h 55m

  1. Take the train from Bludenz to Dornbirn Re / ...
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Dornbirn Bahnhof to Gaißau Kesslerplatz 50

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Bludenz to Altenrhein Airport (ACH) 58 km

Towncar  •  37 min

  1. Take a town car from Bludenz to Altenrhein Airport 58 km
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Altenrhein Airport (ACH) is 0041 58 463 00 00.

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The cost-effective way to get from Bludenz to Altenrhein Airport (ACH) is to drive, which costs €11 - €17 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bludenz to Altenrhein Airport (ACH) is to drive which costs €11 - €17 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bludenz to Altenrhein Airport (ACH). However, there are services departing from Bludenz and arriving at Staad SG via Bregenz and St. Margrethen SG. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 29m.

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The distance between Bludenz and Altenrhein Airport (ACH) is 42 km. The road distance is 58 km.

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The best way to get from Bludenz to Altenrhein Airport (ACH) without a car is to train which takes 1h 29m and costs €14 - €75.

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It takes approximately 1h 29m to get from Bludenz to Altenrhein Airport (ACH), including transfers.

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Bludenz to Altenrhein Airport (ACH) train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Bludenz station.

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Bludenz to Altenrhein Airport (ACH) train services, operated by Thurbo, arrive at Staad SG station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bludenz to Altenrhein Airport (ACH) is 58 km. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Bludenz to Altenrhein Airport (ACH).

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There are 151+ hotels available in Altenrhein Airport (ACH). Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Bludenz to Altenrhein Airport (ACH).
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  • Distance: 42.4 km
  • Duration: 1h 29m

What companies run services between Bludenz, Austria and Altenrhein Airport (ACH), Switzerland?

You can take a train from Bludenz to Altenrhein Airport (ACH) via Bregenz and St. Margrethen SG in around 1h 29m.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bludenz to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 9 - SFr 13
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Bregenz to St. Margrethen Sg
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 2 - SFr 3
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Bludenz to Dornbirn
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 10
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bludenz to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 12 - SFr 19
Website
Railjet
Train from Bludenz to Dornbirn
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 11 - SFr 17
Website
Railjet
Montafonerbahn AG
Phone
+43 5556 9000
Email
info@montafonerbahn.at
Website
montafonerbahn.at
Train from Bludenz to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Montafonerbahn AG
Train from Bludenz to Dornbirn
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Montafonerbahn AG
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bludenz to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 18 - SFr 26
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Bludenz to Dornbirn
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 17 - SFr 24
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Bludenz to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Bregenz to St. Margrethen SG
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Bludenz to Dornbirn
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.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 Bregenz to St. Margrethen SG
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 11 - SFr 20
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Bregenz to St. Margrethen SG
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 3 - SFr 5
Website
Thurbo
Schedules at
SBB
Train from St. Margrethen SG to Staad SG
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 2 - SFr 4
Website
Thurbo
Schedules at
SBB
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bregenz to St. Margrethen Sg
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Südostbahn
Phone
+41 58 580 70 70
Email
info@sob.ch
Website
sob.ch
Train from St. Margrethen SG to Staad SG
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Landbus Unterland
Phone
+43 5572 32300
Email
office@landbusunterland.at
Website
landbusunterland.at
Bus from Dornbirn Bahnhof to Höchst Hecht
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
landbusunterland.at
Bus from Dornbirn Bahnhof to Gaißau Kesslerplatz
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
landbusunterland.at
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bludenz to Altenrhein Airport
Estimated price
SFr 168

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