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

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Innsbruck.
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  • Distance: 134.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Innsbruck every 2 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $100 and the journey takes 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Innsbruck once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $30 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min. Eurolines CH also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Avg. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Avg. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Innsbruck via Vienna
Avg. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Innsbruck via Graz, Vienna
Avg. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zurich to Innsbruck via London Heathrow
Avg. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Innsbruck via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Innsbruck via London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Avg. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
German Railways (DB)
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Ost to Innsbruck Hbf
Avg. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Innsbruck
Avg. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Zürich to Innsbruck?

The distance between Zürich and Innsbruck is 215 km. The road distance is 294 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Zürich to Innsbruck?

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Innsbruck is to bus which costs SFr 27 and takes 3 h 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Zürich to Innsbruck?

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Innsbruck is to drive which takes 3 h 10 min and costs SFr 45.

Is there a direct train between Zürich and Innsbruck?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Innsbruck Hbf. Services depart every two hours, and operate Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 31 min.

Is there a direct bus between Zürich and Innsbruck?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Zürich to Innsbruck?

The train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf takes 3 h 31 min including transfers and departs every two hours.