There are 5 ways to get from Washington to Zugspitze by plane, train or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Washington Dulles to Innsbruck  •  14h 50m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Innsbruck (INN) IAD - INN

419€ - 1125€

Cheapest option

Fly Washington Dulles to Munich, train, bus  •  16h 47m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Munich (MUC) IAD - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Muenchen Hackerbruecke
  3. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

257€ - 764€

3 alternative options

Train to Baltimore, fly to Innsbruck  •  15h 11m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Innsbruck (INN) BWI - INN

682€ - 2073€

Fly Washington Dulles to Zurich, train  •  16h 44m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Zurich (ZRH) IAD - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Oetztal

351€ - 857€

Fly Reagan Washington to Munich, train, bus  •  18h 17m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Munich (MUC) DCA - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Muenchen Hackerbruecke
  3. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

312€ - 660€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Zugspitze is to fly and train and bus which costs $280 - $900 and takes 16h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Zugspitze is to fly which costs $460 - $1,300 and takes 14h 50m.

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The distance between Washington and Zugspitze is 6814 km.

It takes approximately 14h 50m to get from Washington to Zugspitze, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Innsbruck Airport. The quickest flight takes 10h 25m and has one stopover.

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Zugspitze is 6h ahead of Washington. It is currently 4:44 AM in Washington and 10:44 AM in Zugspitze.

Aer Lingus, United Airlines, Air Canada and three other airlines offer flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Innsbruck Airport.

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There are 1721+ hotels available in Zugspitze. Prices start at 58€ per night.

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The best way to get from Washington to Washington Dulles Airport is to bus which takes 38 min and costs $8.

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  • Distance: 6814.1 km
  • Duration: 14h 50m

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Zugspitze, Germany?

Austrian Airlines, British Airways and eight other airlines fly from Washington to Zugspitze hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 2500€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Innsbruck via Toronto, Vienna
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 3000€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Toronto, Vienna
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800€ - 3300€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 2600€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2400€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 2600€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2900€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2800€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900€ - 3000€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2900€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Montreal, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2900€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2900€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Toronto, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2900€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1000€ - 3000€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600€ - 2200€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Innsbruck via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 1700€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
650€ - 2000€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Toronto, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
750€ - 3200€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via London Heathrow, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
800€ - 3500€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Charlotte, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650€ - 3200€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 2600€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2400€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 2600€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2900€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2900€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1000€ - 3000€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Innsbruck via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
600€ - 5500€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Innsbruck via Dublin, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
1000€ - 3000€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Philadelphia, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 32m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
800€ - 3500€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via New York JFK, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
18h 31m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
800€ - 3500€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Boston, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
800€ - 3500€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Toronto, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
750€ - 3200€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Montreal, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
750€ - 3100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 37m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
650€ - 1800€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 1900€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 2700€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650€ - 2600€
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Innsbruck via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
600€ - 5500€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Charlotte, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 4m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
650€ - 3200€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Philadelphia, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 32m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
800€ - 3500€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via New York JFK, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
18h 31m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
800€ - 3500€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Boston, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
800€ - 3500€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Toronto, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
750€ - 3200€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Montreal, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
750€ - 3100€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
650€ - 1800€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500€ - 2700€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
12h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650€ - 2800€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
440€ - 2800€
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 2600€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2400€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 2600€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 3000€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2900€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2900€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Montreal
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000€ - 3000€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2900€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Toronto, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2900€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1000€ - 3000€
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 24m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
650€ - 3500€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via New York JFK, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 41m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
550€ - 3200€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
750€ - 2300€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 2700€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
12h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800€ - 2700€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
460€ - 2700€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
460€ - 2600€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
440€ - 2700€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Detroit
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
550€ - 2700€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Boston, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
550€ - 2700€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 2500€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
650€ - 2000€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Toronto, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
750€ - 3200€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via London Heathrow, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
800€ - 3500€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Charlotte, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650€ - 3200€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via London Heathrow, Vienna
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850€ - 3600€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 2600€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 24m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
650€ - 3500€
Flights from Baltimore to Innsbruck via New York JFK, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 41m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
550€ - 3200€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 2700€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
460€ - 2700€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
440€ - 2700€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Detroit
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
550€ - 2700€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
750€ - 2300€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
460€ - 2600€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
440€ - 2700€
Flights from Reagan Washington to Munich via Detroit
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
550€ - 2700€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 2800€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750€ - 2600€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
750€ - 3700€
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
430€ - 1700€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420€ - 2400€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700€ - 1900€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650€ - 2600€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Rome
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1100€ - 2700€
Flights from Washington Dulles to Munich via Rome
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1000€ - 4000€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Zurich via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
420€ - 2000€
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
30€ - 55€
Business Class Seat
50€ - 90€
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
20€ - 29€
Premium
160€ - 220€
Flexi Coach Seat
28€ - 45€
Business Seat
25€ - 35€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zuerich Hb to Oetztal
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Munich, Munich central bus station to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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