There are 5 ways to get from Passau to Innsbruck by train, bus or car

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Train Austrian Railways (ÖBB)  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Passau Hauptbahnhof to Linz/Donau Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf Rj

$68 - $110

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Bus  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Passau to Munich, Munich central bus station 383
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße 040 / ...

$19 - $33

3 alternative options

Train via Rosenheim  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Passau Hbf to Mühldorf(Oberbay) Rb
  2. Take the train from Mühldorf(Oberbay) to Rosenheim Rb
  3. Take the train from Rosenheim to Innsbruck Hbf Ec / ...

$70 - $101

Drive, train  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Passau to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...

$39 - $59

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Passau to Innsbruck 171.3 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Passau to Innsbruck is to bus which costs 16€ - 29€ and takes 6 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Passau to Innsbruck is to drive and train which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 2 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Passau to Innsbruck. However, there are services departing from Passau and arriving at Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Passau to Innsbruck. However, there are services departing from Passau Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Innsbruck Hbf via Linz Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

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The distance between Passau and Innsbruck is 210 km. The road distance is 274.2 km.

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The best way to get from Passau to Innsbruck without a car is to train which takes 4 h 24 min and costs 55€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Passau to Innsbruck, including transfers.

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

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Passau to Innsbruck train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Passau Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Passau to Innsbruck is to train which takes 4 h 24 min and costs 55€ - 95€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 16€ - 29€ and takes 6 h 47 min.

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Passau to Innsbruck bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße station.

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Passau to Innsbruck train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Innsbruck Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Passau to Innsbruck.
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  • Distance: 131.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

What companies run services between Passau, Germany and Innsbruck, Austria?

You can take a train from Passau to Innsbruck via Linz/Donau Hbf and Linz Hbf in around 4 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Passau to Innsbruck via Munich, Munich central bus station in around 6 h 47 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Passau Hauptbahnhof to Linz/Donau Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Passau Hbf to Mühldorf(Oberbay)
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mühldorf(Oberbay) to Rosenheim
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Rosenheim to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
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 Linz Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
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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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Passau to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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