There are 2 ways to get from Innsbruck to Eibsee Cable Car by bus, train or car

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Bus, Rack Railway  •  2 h 42 min

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

$29 - $35

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Innsbruck to Eibsee Cable Car 44.8 miles

$8 - $12

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The distance between Innsbruck and Eibsee Cable Car is 37 km. The road distance is 71.7 km.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Eibsee Cable Car without a car is to bus and Rack Railway which takes 2 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Innsbruck to Eibsee Cable Car, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Innsbruck to Eibsee Cable Car is 72 km. It takes approximately 1 h to drive from Innsbruck to Eibsee Cable Car.

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There are 1540+ hotels available in Eibsee Cable Car. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Innsbruck to Eibsee Cable Car.
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  • Distance: 23.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 42 min

What companies run services between Innsbruck, Austria and Eibsee Cable Car, Germany?

There is no direct connection from Innsbruck to Eibsee Cable Car. However, you can take the bus to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, take the Rack Railway to Eibsee, then take the walk to Eibsee Cable Car. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Eibsee Cable Car.

Train operators
Zugspitze DE
+49 8821 7970
Train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Eibsee
Ave. Duration
30 min
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $29
Schedules at
Bus operators

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
+49 1807 123 99 123
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6

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