There are 7 ways to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Vienna by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to München Hbf Gl.27-36 Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wien Mitte Wb

$76 - $158

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Bus  •  7 h 50 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 Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N236 / ...

$28 - $49

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Train, bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to München Hbf Gl.27-36 Rb / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich to Wien

$58 - $88

Drive  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Vienna 299.6 miles

$60 - $95

Train to Innsbruck, fly  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Mittenwald
  2. Fly from Innsbruck (INN) to Vienna (VIE) INN - VIE

$129 - $385

Train to Munich, fly  •  5 h 46 min

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

$123 - $384

Train, train to Salzburg, fly  •  6 h 25 min

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

$145 - $411

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No, there is no direct bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Garmisch-Partenkirchen and arriving at Vienna, Vienna Erdberg via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Vienna. However, there are services departing from Garmisch-Partenkirchen and arriving at Wien Mitte via München Hbf and Salzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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The distance between Garmisch-Partenkirchen and Vienna is 402 km. The road distance is 479.4 km.

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The best way to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Vienna without a car is to train which takes 6 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Vienna, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Vienna is to train which takes 6 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Innsbruck Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Map of how to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Vienna.
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  • Distance: 251 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 35 min

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

You can take a train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Vienna via München Hbf Gl.27-36, München Hbf, and Salzburg Hbf in around 6 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Vienna via Munich, Munich central bus station in around 7 h 50 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Munich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Salzburg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
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 Hbf Gl.27-36
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Mittenwald
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
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 Wien Mitte
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Vienna, Vienna Mitte
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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 Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Vienna train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Wien Mitte station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Vienna is 479 km. It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to drive from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Vienna.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Innsbruck Airport to Vienna Airport.

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

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