There are 3 ways to get from Zell am See to Garmisch-Partenkirchen by train, bus or car

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, bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Zell am See to Wörgl Hbf Rex / ...
  2. Take the train from Wörgl Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Garmisch-Partenkirchen 040 / ...

$30 - $49

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Zell am See to Wörgl Hbf Rex / ...
  2. Take the train from Wörgl Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen Rex

$40 - $64

Drive  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Zell am See to Garmisch-Partenkirchen 125.6 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between Zell am See, Austria and Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany?

You can take a train from Zell am See to Garmisch-Partenkirchen via Wörgl Hbf and Innsbruck Hbf in around 4 h 33 min.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Zell am See to Wörgl Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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eurail.com
Train from Wörgl Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zell am See and Garmisch-Partenkirchen is 129 km. The road distance is 201 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zell am See to Garmisch-Partenkirchen is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Zell am See to Garmisch-Partenkirchen is to drive which takes 2 h 45 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

No, there is no direct train from Zell am See to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. However, there are services departing from Zell am See and arriving at Garmisch-Partenkirchen via Wörgl Hbf and Innsbruck Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 33 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Zell am See to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, including transfers.