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There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Garmisch-Partenkirchen by train, car, bus or plane

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Train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München-Pasing Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from München-Pasing to Garmisch-Partenkirchen Rb / ...

$109 - $158

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Bus, train  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main to München ZOB
  2. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen Rb / ...

$78 - $145

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Train, drive  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Augsburg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Drive from Augsburg Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

$89 - $137

Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Garmisch-Partenkirchen 292.5 miles

$60 - $90

Fly Frankfurt to Munich, train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Munich (MUC) FRA - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

$108 - $266

Fly Frankfurt to Innsbruck, bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Innsbruck (INN) FRA - INN
  2. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

$138 - $326

Fly Frankfurt to Salzburg, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Salzburg (SZG) FRA - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  3. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

$163 - $406

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Munich, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Munich (MUC) STR - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

$141 - $325

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Garmisch-Partenkirchen is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Garmisch-Partenkirchen is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Garmisch-Partenkirchen via München-Pasing. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 1 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Garmisch-Partenkirchen is 341 km. The road distance is 468.1 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Garmisch-Partenkirchen without a car is to train which takes 5 h 1 min and costs 90€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Garmisch-Partenkirchen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Frankfurt am Main to Garmisch-Partenkirchen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Garmisch-Partenkirchen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Garmisch-Partenkirchen is 468 km. It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

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  • Distance: 213.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 1 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany?

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Garmisch-Partenkirchen via München-Pasing in around 5 h 1 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $5,500
Flights from Frankfurt to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Munich
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $5,500
Train operators
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München-Pasing
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from München-Pasing to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
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 Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to München ZOB
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Website
eurolines.de
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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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Royal Jordanian, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 1419+ hotels available in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 9€ - 14€.

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