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

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Train Austrian Railways (ÖBB)  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from St. Gallen to Bregenz 2-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Bregenz to Langen am Arlberg Ic / ...

$68 - $101

Cheapest option

Line 121 bus, drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 121 bus from St. Gallen, Marktplatz Bohl to Heiden, Post 120 / ...
  2. Drive from Heiden, Post to Lech

$21 - $31

2 alternative options

Train via Buchs SG  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from St. Gallen to Buchs SG 78-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Buchs SG to Langen am Arlberg En

$56 - $108

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Sankt Gallen to Lech 73.2 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Lech is to drive which costs SFr 15 - SFr 22 and takes 1 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Lech is to drive which costs SFr 15 - SFr 22 and takes 1 h 27 min.

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The distance between Canton of St. Gallen and Lech is 61 km. The road distance is 117.2 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Lech, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Lech.
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  • Distance: 38.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 11 min

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

You can take a train from Sankt Gallen to Lech via Bregenz and Langen am Arlberg in around 3 h 11 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Buchs SG
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Buchs SG to Langen am Arlberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bregenz to Langen am Arlberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Buchs SG
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from St. Gallen, Marktplatz Bohl to Heiden, Post
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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