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There are 9 ways to get from Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 34m

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 Tgv
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen Rb / ...

€139 - €200

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Bus  •  14h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Munich central bus station 336 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich central bus station to Garmisch-Partenkirchen station 040 / ...

€31 - €57

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Bus, train  •  16h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Munich Central Bus Station Paris - Strasbourg - Varna
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen Rb / ...

€74 - €115

Drive  •  8h 3m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) 884.5 km

€95 - €150

Fly Paris CDG to Munich, train  •  6h 29m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Munich (MUC) CDG - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

€78 - €233

Fly Paris Orly to Munich, train  •  6h 30m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Munich (MUC) ORY - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

€124 - €217

Fly Paris CDG to Innsbruck, train  •  8h 23m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Innsbruck (INN) CDG - INN
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Westbahnhof to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

€128 - €314

Fly Paris CDG to Nuremberg, train  •  7h 25m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Nuremberg (NUE) CDG - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

€109 - €397

Fly Paris CDG to Stuttgart, train  •  8h 26m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Stuttgart (STR) CDG - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen-Pasing
  3. Take the train from Muenchen-Pasing to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

€124 - €376

Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) by train

The train journey time between Paris and Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) is around 8h 51m and covers a distance of around 935 km. The fastest train normally takes 8h 8m. Operated by TGV inOui, Deutsche Bahn Regional and Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, the Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) train service departs from Paris l'Est and arrives in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
8h 51m
Fastest train time:
8h 8m
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€139
Carbon emissions:
49 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
15:46
Last train departs at:
17:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) is to bus which costs €30 - €60 and takes 14h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) is to fly and train which costs €75 - €240 and takes 6h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) station. However, there are services departing from Paris and arriving at Garmisch-Partenkirchen station via Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station). However, there are services departing from Paris l'Est and arriving at Garmisch-Partenkirchen via Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 34m.

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The distance between Paris and Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) is 666 km. The road distance is 884.5 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) without a car is to train which takes 7h 34m and costs €130 - €200.

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It takes approximately 7h 34m to get from Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station), including transfers.

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Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris station.

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Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris l'Est station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) is to train which takes 7h 34m and costs €130 - €200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €60 and takes 14h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station).
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  • Distance: 665.6 km
  • Duration: 7h 34m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station), Germany?

You can take a train from Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) via Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 and Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 in around 7h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris Bercy to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) via Munich central bus station in around 14h 25m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €360
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €360
Flights from Paris Orly to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €380
Flights from Paris CDG to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €390
Flights from Paris CDG to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €390
Flights from Paris CDG to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €260
Flights from Paris Orly to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €220
Flights from Paris CDG to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €230
Flights from Paris CDG to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €140
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €370
Flights from Paris CDG to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €420
Flights from Paris CDG to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €290
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Innsbruck via Warsaw Chopin, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€280 - €1000
Flights from Paris CDG to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €330
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Innsbruck via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€60 - €230
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris l'Est to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€120 - €170
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€120 - €140
1st Class
€140 - €170
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen-Pasing to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen-Pasing
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Westbahnhof to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen-Pasing
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Flixtrain
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen-Pasing
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
Railjet
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich central bus station to Garmisch-Partenkirchen station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Munich - Bus station
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€23 - €29
Website
Blablabus
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Munich Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
Karat-S

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Garmisch-Partenkirchen station.

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Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Garmisch-Partenkirchen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) is 885 km. It takes approximately 8h 3m to drive from Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station).

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Swiss, KLM, Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Munich Airport.

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Book your Paris to Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station) bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 228+ hotels available in Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Station). Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 33 min and costs €5 - €9.

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