There are 7 ways to get from Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Innsbruck Hbf Ecb
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen Re / ...

48€ - 66€

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Bus  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Bozen
  2. Take the bus from Bolzano to Innsbruck 455
  3. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Garmisch-Partenkirchen 040

29€ - 37€

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Drive  •  4h 27m

  1. Drive from Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen 444.4 km

60€ - 90€

Fly Venice to Munich, train  •  6h 13m

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

97€ - 435€

Train to Trieste, fly to Munich, train  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Trieste Airport
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Munich (MUC) TRS - MUC
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

131€ - 322€

Fly Venice to Innsbruck, train  •  8h 20m

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

112€ - 976€

Train to Verona, fly to Munich, train  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Munich (MUC) VRN - MUC
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

131€ - 562€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen is to bus which costs 29€ - 40€ and takes 8h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 4h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. However, there are services departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Garmisch-Partenkirchen via Bolzano and Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. However, there are services departing from Venezia S. Lucia and arriving at Garmisch-Partenkirchen via Innsbruck Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 20m.

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The distance between Venice and Garmisch-Partenkirchen is 247 km. The road distance is 444.4 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen without a car is to train which takes 7h 20m and costs 45€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 7h 20m to get from Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, including transfers.

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Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Venice, Venice station.

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Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Venezia S. Lucia station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen is to train which takes 7h 20m and costs 45€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 29€ - 40€ and takes 8h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.
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  • Distance: 247.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 20m

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany?

You can take a train from Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen via Innsbruck Hbf in around 7h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen via Bozen, Bolzano, and Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße in around 8h 40m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 650€
Flights from Trieste to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 330€
Flights from Venice to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
270€ - 1300€
Flights from Verona to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Venice to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 650€
Flights from Verona to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
260€ - 440€
Flights from Venice to Innsbruck via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
260€ - 440€
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Trieste to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 220€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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 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
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
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
3 times a week
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Trieste Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 17€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
15€ - 17€
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 17€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
15€ - 17€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
12€ - 17€
Base Standard
27€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 50€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
15€ - 22€
Smart Low Cost
13€ - 19€
Smart Flex
28€ - 40€
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 85€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
30€ - 45€
1st Class
60€ - 85€
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Bozen
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bozen to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
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 Bolzano to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Blablabus

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The quickest flight from Venice Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Garmisch-Partenkirchen station.

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Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Garmisch-Partenkirchen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen is 444 km. It takes approximately 4h 27m to drive from Venice to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

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