There are 4 ways to get from Innsbruck to Brixen by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Bressanone, Brixen 424

$4 - $8

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Train  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bressanone/Brixen Rex / ...

$9 - $18

Rideshare  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Innsbruck to Bressanone 52.2 miles

$6

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Innsbruck to Brixen 52.5 miles

$12 - $19

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße and arriving at Bressanone, Brixen. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Innsbruck Hbf and arriving at Bressanone/Brixen. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between Innsbruck and Brixen is 64 km. The road distance is 84 km.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Brixen without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 10 min and costs .

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The bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Bressanone, Brixen takes 1 h 10 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Innsbruck to Brixen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße station.

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Innsbruck to Brixen train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Innsbruck Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Brixen is to bus which takes 1 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 26 min.

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Innsbruck to Brixen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bressanone, Brixen station.

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Innsbruck to Brixen train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Bressanone/Brixen station.

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Map of how to get from Innsbruck to Brixen.
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  • Distance: 40 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

What companies run services between Innsbruck, Austria and Brixen, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Innsbruck to Brixen once daily. Tickets cost $4 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Innsbruck to Brixen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $18 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
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.

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Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bressanone/Brixen
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.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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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Bressanone, Brixen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Innsbruck to Bressanone
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Innsbruck to Brixen is 84 km. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Innsbruck to Brixen.

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There are 1526+ hotels available in Brixen. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Innsbruck and Brixen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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