There are 3 ways to get from Zell am See to Berchtesgaden by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Rex / ...
  2. Blb / ...

$31 - $47

Cheapest option

Drive via Saalfelden  •  1 h 4 min

  1. 41 miles

$13 - $21

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. 49.1 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Zell am See, Austria and Berchtesgaden, Germany?

You can take a train from Zell am See to Berchtesgaden via Salzburg Hbf in around 3 h 38 min.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Zell am See to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Berchtesgaden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zell am See and Berchtesgaden is 37 km. The road distance is 79 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zell am See to Berchtesgaden is to drive which costs 7€ - 12€ and takes 1 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Zell am See to Berchtesgaden is to drive which takes 1 h 4 min and costs 11€ - 18€.

No, there is no direct train from Zell am See to Berchtesgaden. However, there are services departing from Zell am See and arriving at Berchtesgaden Hbf via Salzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Zell am See to Berchtesgaden, including transfers.