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There are 5 ways to get from Friedrichshafen Airport (FDH) to Oberlech by train, bus, ferry, car or towncar

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Train, line 91 bus  •  4h 39m

  1. Take the train from Friedrichsh. Stadtbahnhof to Lindau, Reutin Bahnhof Re5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lindau-Reutin to Bregenz Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Bregenz to Langen Am Arlberg Rjx / ...
  4. Take the line 91 bus from Langen Am Arlberg Bahnhof to Lech Postamt 91

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Ferry, train  •  6h 8m

  1. Take the ferry from Friedrichshafen Hafen to Bregenz Hafen Bat / ...
  2. Take the train from Bregenz Hafen to Bludenz Re / ...

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Bus, train, line 37 bus, line 40 bus  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Friedrichsh. Hafenbahnhof to Lindau-Insel 200
  2. Take the train from Lindau-Insel to Bregenz Re
  3. Take the line 37 bus from Bregenz to Alberschwende 37 / ...
  4. Take the line 40 bus from Alberschwende Dorfplatz to Schoppernau Gemeindeamt 40 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Schoppernau Gemeindeamt to Lech Schlosskopf 40a

Drive  •  1h 34m

  1. Drive from Friedrichshafen Airport (FDH) to Oberlech 130.5 km

Towncar  •  1h 34m

  1. Take a town car from Friedrichshafen Airport to Oberlech 130.5 km
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Oberlech is 800 555 621.

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The cheapest way to get from Friedrichshafen Airport (FDH) to Oberlech is to ferry and train which costs €23 - €35 and takes 6h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Friedrichshafen Airport (FDH) to Oberlech is to drive which costs €24 - €35 and takes 1h 34m.

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The distance between Friedrichshafen Airport (FDH) and Oberlech is 69 km. The road distance is 130.5 km.

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The best way to get from Friedrichshafen Airport (FDH) to Oberlech without a car is to train and line 91 bus which takes 4h 39m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 39m to get from Friedrichshafen Airport (FDH) to Oberlech, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Friedrichshafen Airport (FDH) to Oberlech is 131 km. It takes approximately 1h 34m to drive from Friedrichshafen Airport (FDH) to Oberlech.

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Map of how to get from Friedrichshafen Airport (FDH) to Oberlech.
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  • Distance: 68.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 39m

What companies run services between Friedrichshafen Airport (FDH), Germany and Oberlech, Austria?

There is no direct connection from Friedrichshafen Airport (FDH) to Oberlech. However, you can take the train to Friedrichsh. Stadtbahnhof, take the train to Lindau-Reutin, take the train to Bregenz, take the train to Langen Am Arlberg, take the walk to Langen Am Arlberg Bahnhof, then take the line 91 bus to Lech Postamt. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Friedrichshafen Airport (FDH) to Oberlech via Friedrichshafen, Hafenbahnhof, Friedrichshafen Hafen, Bregenz Hafen, Bregenz Hafen, Bludenz, Bludenz Bahnhof, and Langen Am Arlberg Bahnhof in around 6h 8m.

Train operators
DB ZugBus RAB GmbH
Website
zugbus-rab.de
Train from Friedrichsh. Stadtbahnhof to Lindau, Reutin Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
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 Friedrichsh. Stadtbahnhof to Lindau, Reutin Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Lindau-Reutin to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Bregenz Hafen to Bludenz
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Lindau-Insel to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Lindau, Reutin Bahnhof to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Bregenz to Langen am Arlberg
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Lindau-Reutin to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Lindau-Reutin to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€15 - €21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Bregenz to Langen Am Arlberg
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€21 - €29
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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 Lindau-Reutin to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€7 - €12
Website
Railjet
Train from Bregenz to Langen Am Arlberg
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €24
Website
Railjet
Bus operators
Ortsbus Lech
Phone
+43 5583 2161 237
Website
lechzuers.com
Bus from Langen Am Arlberg Bahnhof to Lech Postamt
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
lechzuers.com
BG RAB-Bus/VBN
Phone
+49 7471 93019696
Email
verkehrsverbund@naldo.de
Website
naldo.de
Bus from Friedrichsh. Hafenbahnhof to Lindau-Insel
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
BG RAB-Bus/VBN
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Bus from Friedrichshafen, Hafenbahnhof to Lindau, Insel
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Bahn DE
Landbus Bregenzerwald
Phone
+43 5512 26 000
Email
regio@regiobregenzerwald.at
Website
regiobregenzerwald.at
Bus from Bregenz to Alberschwende
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
vmobil.at
Bus from Alberschwende Dorfplatz to Schoppernau Gemeindeamt
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
vmobil.at
Bus from Schoppernau Gemeindeamt to Lech Schlosskopf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
vmobil.at
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Friedrichshafen Hafen to Bregenz Hafen
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
BSB Ferries
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Friedrichshafen Airport to Oberlech
Estimated price
€260 - €330

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