There are 5 ways to get from Innsbruck to Appenzell by train, bus or car

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

Train via St. Gallen AB  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Rj / ...
  2. 87-Y / ...

$55 - $123

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 17 min

$30 - $38

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Rj / ...
  2. 4

Train via Bregenz  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Ic

$59 - $103

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. 118.1 miles

$24 - $40

What companies run services between Innsbruck, Austria and Appenzell, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Innsbruck to Appenzell via Buchs SG, St. Gallen, and St. Gallen AB in around 4 h 51 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Innsbruck to Appenzell twice a week. Tickets cost $21 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Buchs SG
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Buchs SG
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Buchs SG to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Buchs SG to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Südostbahn
Website
sob.ch
Train from Buchs SG to Herisau
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sob.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Innsbruck to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Innsbruck and Appenzell is 150 km. The road distance is 189 km.

The cheapest way to get from Innsbruck to Appenzell is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 2 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Innsbruck to Appenzell is to drive which takes 2 h 17 min and costs 20€ - 30€.

No, there is no direct train from Innsbruck to Appenzell. However, there are services departing from Innsbruck Hbf and arriving at Appenzell via Buchs SG and St. Gallen AB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Innsbruck to Appenzell. However, there are services departing from Innsbruck and arriving at Appenzell via St. Gallen, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Innsbruck to Appenzell, including transfers.