There are 3 ways to get from Schliersee to Zugspitze by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Schliersee to München Hbf Gl.27-36 Regional
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Garmisch-Partenkirchen 040 / ...

$91 - $119

Cheapest option

Train, Rack Railway  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Schliersee to München Hbf Gl.27-36
  2. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen Rb / ...
  3. Take the Rack Railway from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Riffelriß

$77 - $103

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Schliersee to Zugspitze 69.3 miles

$14 - $21

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Schliersee to Zugspitze. However, there are services departing from Schliersee and arriving at Riffelriß via München Hbf Gl.27-36 and Garmisch-Partenkirchen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

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The distance between Schliersee and Zugspitze is 74 km. The road distance is 110.9 km.

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The best way to get from Schliersee to Zugspitze without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Schliersee to Zugspitze, including transfers.

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Schliersee to Zugspitze train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Schliersee station.

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Schliersee to Zugspitze train services, operated by Zugspitze DE, arrive at Riffelriß station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Schliersee to Zugspitze is 111 km. It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to drive from Schliersee to Zugspitze.

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There are 1456+ hotels available in Zugspitze. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Schliersee to Zugspitze.
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  • Distance: 46.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 44 min

What companies run services between Schliersee, Germany and Zugspitze, Germany?

You can take a train from Schliersee to Zugspitze via München Hbf Gl.27-36 and Garmisch-Partenkirchen in around 4 h 27 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 Schliersee to München Hbf Gl.27-36
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Zugspitze DE
Phone
+49 8821 7970
Email
zugspitzbahn@zugspitze.de
Website
zugspitze.de
Train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Riffelriß
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $35
Schedules at
zugspitze.de
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 Munich, Munich central bus station to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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