There are 8 ways to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Rust by train, bus, ferry, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to München-Pasing Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from München-Pasing to Offenburg Ic

$132 - $198

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Bus  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Munich, Munich central bus station 040
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Constance, Constance Allmannsdorf 006
  3. Take the bus from Constance, Constance Allmannsdorf to Rust 011

$30 - $52

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Train via Mannheim Hbf  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to München-Pasing Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from München-Pasing to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...

$133 - $205

Train, ferry, bus  •  13 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Reutte in Tirol Rb
  2. Take the train from Reutte in Tirol to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf Rb
  3. Take the train from Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Lindau Hbf Re / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Lindau Hafen to Konstanz Hafen
  5. Take the bus from Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz to Rust 011

$91 - $143

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Rust 275.1 miles

$55 - $85

Train, fly to Basel  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to München Hbf Gl.27-36
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Basel (BSL) MUC - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$128 - $340

Train, fly to Saarbrucken, bus  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to München Hbf Gl.27-36
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Saarbrucken (SCN) MUC - SCN
  3. Take the bus from Saarbrücken to Rust

$235 - $613

Train, fly to Zurich  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to München Hbf Gl.27-36
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Zurich (ZRH) MUC - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf

$182 - $461

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Rust. However, there are services departing from Garmisch-Partenkirchen and arriving at Rust via Munich, Munich central bus station and Constance, Constance Allmannsdorf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 30 min.

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The distance between Garmisch-Partenkirchen and Rust is 266 km. The road distance is 440.2 km.

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The best way to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Rust without a car is to train which takes 6 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Rust, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Rust is to train which takes 6 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 30 min.

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

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Rust bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rust station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Rust is 440 km. It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to drive from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Rust.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Munich Airport to Basel Airport.

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  • Distance: 166 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 27 min

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

You can take a train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Rust via München-Pasing, Offenburg, and Ringsheim in around 6 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Rust via Munich, Munich central bus station and Constance, Constance Allmannsdorf in around 9 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Munich to Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $340
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 Garmisch-Partenkirchen to München-Pasing
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from München-Pasing to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from München-Pasing to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Reutte in Tirol
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to München Hbf Gl.27-36
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Basel SBB to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Reutte in Tirol to Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Bus operators
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 Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Constance, Constance Allmannsdorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Constance, Constance Allmannsdorf to Rust
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz to Rust
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Saarbrücken to Rust
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Lindau Hafen to Konstanz Hafen
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
bsb.de

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