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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Swiss PostAuto  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Munich, Munich central bus station 040
  2. Take the bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB 1-Y

$135 - $199

Cheapest option

Bus Eurolines CH  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße 040 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Innsbruck to Zürich

$30 - $39

6 alternative options

Train via München Hauptbahnhof Nord  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to München Hbf Gl.27-36 Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)

$108 - $180

Train  •  7 h 25 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 Zürich HB Ec

$87 - $151

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Zürich 181.7 miles

$35 - $55

Train to Munich, fly to Zurich  •  4 h 41 min

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

$136 - $371

Train to Munich, fly to Basel, train  •  5 h 45 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 Zürich HB

$133 - $356

Train, train to Nuremberg, fly to Zurich  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to München Hbf Gl.27-36
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  3. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Zurich (ZRH) NUE - ZRH

$145 - $371

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Zürich is to bus which costs 26€ - 35€ and takes 7 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Zürich is to drive which takes 3 h 16 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

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The distance between Garmisch-Partenkirchen and Zürich is 192 km. The road distance is 291 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Zürich, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Garmisch-Partenkirchen and arriving at Zürich, Sihlquai/HB via München ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Garmisch-Partenkirchen and arriving at Zürich HB via Reutte in Tirol and Kempten(Allgäu)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 25 min.

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

You can take a bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Zürich via Munich, Munich central bus station and München ZOB in around 5 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Zürich via München Hbf Gl.27-36, München Hauptbahnhof Nord, München Hackerbrücke, and München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) in around 6 h 12 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
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 Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
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 ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $140
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 Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
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
Purchase an
eurail.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Innsbruck to Zürich
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Book at
eurolines.ch

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