There are 4 ways to get from Pontresina to Innsbruck by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Pontresina to Scuol-Tarasp
  2. Take the bus from Martina, cunfin to Landeck-Zams, Busbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Landeck-Zams to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...

$76 - $107

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Zernez, staziun to Glurns/Glorenza, Tauferer Tor 811
  2. Take the bus from Glorenza to Stazione Merano
  3. Take the bus from Meran to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße 095

$56 - $88

2 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Samedan to Chur 7-Y / ...
  2. Take the train from Sargans to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...

$70 - $155

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Pontresina to Innsbruck 123.1 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Pontresina to Innsbruck is to drive which costs SFr 24 - SFr 40 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pontresina to Innsbruck is to drive which costs SFr 24 - SFr 40 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pontresina to Innsbruck. However, there are services departing from Pontresina, Punt Ota Sur and arriving at Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße via Zernez, staziun, Glorenza, Merano - Stazione and Meran. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pontresina to Innsbruck. However, there are services departing from Pontresina and arriving at Innsbruck Hbf via Samedan, Chur and Sargans. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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The distance between Pontresina and Innsbruck is 142 km. The road distance is 196.9 km.

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The best way to get from Pontresina to Innsbruck without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 55 min and costs SFr 70 - SFr 110.

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Pontresina to Innsbruck, including transfers.

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Pontresina to Innsbruck bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, depart from Zernez, staziun station.

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Pontresina to Innsbruck train services, operated by Rhätische Bahn, depart from Samedan station.

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The best way to get from Pontresina to Innsbruck is to train which takes 6 h 35 min and costs SFr 65 - SFr 150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 50 - SFr 85 and takes 9 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Pontresina to Innsbruck.
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  • Distance: 88.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Pontresina, Switzerland and Innsbruck, Austria?

You can take a train from Pontresina to Innsbruck via Samedan, Chur, and Sargans in around 6 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pontresina to Innsbruck via Zernez, staziun, Glurns/Glorenza, Tauferer Tor, Glorenza, Stazione Merano, Merano - Stazione, Merano - Piazza Teatro, and Meran in around 9 h 40 min.

Train operators
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Pontresina to Scuol-Tarasp
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
rhb.ch
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rhb.ch
Train from Samedan to Chur
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
rhb.ch
Book at
rhb.ch
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 Landeck-Zams to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
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 Samedan to Chur
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Sargans to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Sargans to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Martina, cunfin to Landeck-Zams, Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Zernez, staziun to Glurns/Glorenza, Tauferer Tor
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Meran to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Pontresina to Innsbruck train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Innsbruck Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pontresina to Innsbruck is 197 km. It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to drive from Pontresina to Innsbruck.

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