There are 4 ways to get from Bregenz to Canton of St. Gallen by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Bregenz to St. Gallen 1-Y / ...

$19 - $35

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Line 206 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 206 bus from Bregenz to St. Gallen 206 / ...

$2 - $4

2 alternative options

Rideshare  •  55 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bregenz to Saint Gallen 24.2 miles

$3

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Bregenz to Sankt Gallen 24.3 miles

$5 - $8

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bregenz and arriving at St. Gallen. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bregenz and arriving at St. Gallen. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between Bregenz and Canton of St. Gallen is 49 km. The road distance is 38.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bregenz to Canton of St. Gallen without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs .

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The train from Bregenz to St. Gallen takes 37 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Bregenz to Canton of St. Gallen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bregenz station.

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Bregenz to Canton of St. Gallen train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Bregenz station.

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The best way to get from Bregenz to Canton of St. Gallen is to train which takes 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 206 bus, which costs and takes 50 min.

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Bregenz to Canton of St. Gallen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at St. Gallen station.

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Bregenz to Canton of St. Gallen train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at St. Gallen station.

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Map of how to get from Bregenz to Canton of St. Gallen.
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  • Distance: 30.9 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between Bregenz, Austria and Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Bregenz to Sankt Gallen 4 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 37 min. Austrian Railways (ÖBB) also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bregenz to Sankt Gallen twice daily. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

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Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bregenz to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bregenz to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

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.

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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bregenz to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bregenz to Saint Gallen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Bregenz to Canton of St. Gallen is 39 km. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Bregenz to Canton of St. Gallen.

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There are 345+ hotels available in Canton of St. Gallen. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Bregenz and Canton of St. Gallen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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