There are 4 ways to get from Zürich to Tirol by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...

$50 - $95

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße 409 / ...

$16 - $28

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Innsbruck 183.9 miles

$35 - $60

Fly, train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Munich (MUC) ZRH - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein

$133 - $372

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

More details

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

More details

The distance between Zürich and Tirol is 225 km. The road distance is 294.3 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Zürich to Tirol without a car is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs .

More details

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

More details

Zürich to Tirol bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zurich station.

More details

Zürich to Tirol train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zürich HB station.

More details

The best way to get from Zürich to Tirol is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 35 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

Search flights

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

More details

Map of how to get from Zürich to Tirol.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 140.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

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

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Innsbruck every 3 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $95 and the journey takes 3 h 31 min. EuroNight also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Innsbruck once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $28 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min. Eurolines CH also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Train operators
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 Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
cd.cz
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 München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
bahn.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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Book at
eurolines.ch

Want to know more about travelling around Austria

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Tirol is 294 km. It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to drive from Zürich to Tirol.

Get driving directions

FlexFlight ApS, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Zurich Airport to Munich Airport.

Search flights

Book your Zürich to Tirol bus tickets online with FlixBus.

Search and book

There are 1012+ hotels available in Tirol. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Zürich to Zurich Airport is to line 16 train which takes 13 min and costs .

More details