There are 4 ways to get from Innsbruck to Canton of St. Gallen by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to St. Gallen N391

$12 - $20

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Train via Buchs SG  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Buchs SG Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Buchs SG to St. Gallen 87-Y / ...

$42 - $99

Train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bregenz Rj / ...

$47 - $79

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Innsbruck to Sankt Gallen 131.3 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Innsbruck to Canton of St. Gallen is to bus which costs 10€ - 17€ and takes 3 h.

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The quickest way to get from Innsbruck to Canton of St. Gallen is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße and arriving at St. Gallen. Services depart six times a week, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Innsbruck to Canton of St. Gallen. However, there are services departing from Innsbruck Hbf and arriving at St. Gallen via Buchs SG. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between Innsbruck and Canton of St. Gallen is 156 km. The road distance is 210.1 km.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Canton of St. Gallen without a car is to bus which takes 3 h and costs 10€ - 17€.

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The bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to St. Gallen takes 3 h including transfers and departs six times a week.

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Innsbruck to Canton of St. Gallen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße station.

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Innsbruck to Canton of St. Gallen train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Innsbruck Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Canton of St. Gallen is to bus which takes 3 h and costs 10€ - 17€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 35€ - 85€ and takes 3 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Innsbruck to Canton of St. Gallen.
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  • Distance: 97.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Innsbruck, Austria and Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland?

FlixBus operates a bus from Innsbruck to Sankt Gallen 6 times a week. Tickets cost $12 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h. Eurolines CH also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Innsbruck to Sankt Gallen via Buchs SG in around 3 h 43 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.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Buchs SG
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.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)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Buchs SG to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
$22 - $27
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Innsbruck to Canton of St. Gallen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at St. Gallen station.

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Innsbruck to Canton of St. Gallen train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Bregenz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Innsbruck to Canton of St. Gallen is 210 km. It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to drive from Innsbruck to Canton of St. Gallen.

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