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There are 5 ways to get from Friedrichshafen to Lindau by train, ferry, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Friedrichshafen Stadt to Lindau Hbf Rb / ...

$13 - $19

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Rideshare  •  47 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Friedrichshafen to Lindau (Bodensee) 16.4 miles

$2

3 alternative options

Ferry  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the ferry from Friedrichshafen Hafen to Lindau Hafen 15-Y

$15 - $22

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Friedrichshafen to Lindau 16.9 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Friedrichshafen to Lindau 16.9 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Friedrichshafen to Lindau is to rideshare which costs 2€ and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Friedrichshafen to Lindau is to taxi which costs 55€ - 75€ and takes 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Friedrichshafen Hafen and arriving at Lindau Hafen. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Friedrichshafen Stadt and arriving at Lindau Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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The distance between Friedrichshafen and Lindau is 20 km. The road distance is 27 km.

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The best way to get from Friedrichshafen to Lindau without a car is to train which takes 34 min and costs 11€ - 17€.

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The train from Friedrichshafen Stadt to Lindau Hbf takes 34 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Friedrichshafen to Lindau train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Friedrichshafen Stadt station.

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Friedrichshafen to Lindau train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Lindau Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Friedrichshafen to Lindau is 27 km. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Friedrichshafen to Lindau.

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  • Distance: 12.4 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

What companies run services between Friedrichshafen, Germany and Lindau, Bavaria, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Friedrichshafen to Lindau every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 34 min.

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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Friedrichshafen Stadt to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
bahn.de
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Friedrichshafen Hafen to Lindau Hafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
bsb.de
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 Friedrichshafen to Lindau (Bodensee)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Friedrichshafen to Lindau
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Taxi Dornheim GmbH
Phone
+49 7531/67777
Website
taxi-dornheim.de
Taxi Haberbosch
Phone
+49 7532/22222
Website
taxi-haberbosch.de

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

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