There are 3 ways to get from Lindau to Rorschach by ferry, train or car

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Ferry  •  1 h

  1. Take the ferry from Lindau Hafen to Rorschach Hafen 133-Y

$12 - $18

2 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Lindau Hbf to Bregenz Rex / ...
  2. Take the train from Bregenz to St. Margrethen Rex / ...
  3. Take the train from St. Margrethen to Rorschach 2 / ...

$17 - $44

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Lindau to Rorschach 28 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Lindau to Rorschach is to drive which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lindau to Rorschach is to drive which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Lindau Hafen and arriving at Rorschach Hafen. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Lindau to Rorschach. However, there are services departing from Lindau Hbf and arriving at Rorschach via Bregenz and St. Margrethen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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The distance between Lindau and Rorschach is 16 km. The road distance is 44.8 km.

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The best way to get from Lindau to Rorschach without a car is to ferry which takes 1 h and costs 10€ - 15€.

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The ferry from Lindau Hafen to Rorschach Hafen takes 1 h including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Lindau to Rorschach train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Lindau Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Lindau to Rorschach.
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  • Distance: 9.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Lindau, Bavaria, Germany and Rorschach, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Lindau to Rorschach via Bregenz and St. Margrethen in around 1 h 29 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lindau Hbf to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bregenz to St. Margrethen
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from St. Margrethen to Rorschach
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from St. Margrethen to Rorschach
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Südostbahn
Website
sob.ch
Train from St. Margrethen to Rorschach
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sob.ch
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Lindau Hafen to Rorschach Hafen
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
bsb.de

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