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There are 6 ways to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen by train, bus, ferry, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Muenchen-Pasing
  2. Take the train from Pasing to Ulm Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Radolfzell

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Zob
  2. Take the bus from Zob to Konstanz Döbele

Train, ferry

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Pfronten-Steinach
  2. Take the train from Kempten(Allgaeu)Hbf to Lindau Hbf
  3. Take the ferry from Lindau Hafen to Konstanz Hafen

Train, ferry via Lindau

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Pfronten-Steinach
  2. Take the train from Kempten(Allgaeu)Hbf to Lindau Hbf
  3. Take the ferry from Lindau Hafen to Konstanz Hafen

Drive

  1. Drive from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen

Train, fly

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Muenchen-Pasing
  2. Take the train from Pasing to Flughafen München
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Zurich (ZRH)
  4. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Kreuzlingen

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The cheapest way to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen is to bus which costs €20 - €26 and takes 5h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen is to drive which costs €26 - €40 and takes 2h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen. However, there are services departing from Garmisch-Partenkirchen and arriving at Konstanz Döbele via Zob. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen. However, there are services departing from Garmisch-Partenkirchen and arriving at Konstanz Bahnhof via Pasing, Ulm Hbf and Radolfzell Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 38m.

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It is 145 km from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen. It is approximately 228.8 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen without a car is to train which takes 5h 38m and costs €70 - €160.

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It takes approximately 5h 38m to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen, including transfers.

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Garmisch-Partenkirchen station.

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Garmisch-Partenkirchen station.

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The best way to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen is to train which takes 5h 38m and costs €70 - €160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €20 - €26 and takes 5h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen.
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  • Distance: 145.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 38m

What companies run services between Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany and Kreuzlingen, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen via Pasing, Ulm Hauptbahnhof, Ulm Hbf, and Radolfzell Bahnhof in around 5h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen via Zob in around 5h 59m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 140 - SFr 550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Muenchen-Pasing
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 16 - SFr 23
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Radolfzell
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Pfronten-Steinach
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 15
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Kempten(Allgaeu)Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 22
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Pasing to Flughafen München
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 12
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Muenchen-Pasing
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 17 - SFr 23
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
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 Pasing to Ulm Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB ZugBus RAB GmbH
Website
zugbus-rab.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Radolfzell
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
Schedules at
SBB
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Kreuzlingen
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Kreuzlingen
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 17
Website
Thurbo
Schedules at
SBB
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Zob
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zob to Konstanz Döbele
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Ferry operators
BSB Ferries

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

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Konstanz Döbele station.

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen train services, operated by DB ZugBus RAB GmbH, arrive at Radolfzell station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen is 229 km. It takes approximately 2h 48m to drive from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen.

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Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Munich Airport to Zurich Airport.

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Book your Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Kreuzlingen bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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