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There are 4 ways to get from Zell am See to Garmisch-Partenkirchen by train, bus, car train or car

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Train, bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Zell am See to Wörgl Hbf Rex / ...
  2. Take the train from Wörgl Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf Rex / ...
  3. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Garmisch-Partenkirchen 277

$29 - $49

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Train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Zell am See to Wörgl Hbf Rex / ...
  2. Take the train from Wörgl Hbf to München Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen Rb / ...

$65 - $99

Car train, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the car train from Zell am See to München Ost Ski Train
  2. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen Rb / ...

$134 - $164

Drive  •  2 h 45 min

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

$26 - $40

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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.

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

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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 München Hbf Gl.27-36. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 16 min.

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The distance between Zell am See and Garmisch-Partenkirchen is 129 km. The road distance is 200.9 km.

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The best way to get from Zell am See to Garmisch-Partenkirchen without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 40 min and costs 25€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Zell am See to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, including transfers.

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Zell am See to Garmisch-Partenkirchen train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Zell am See station.

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Zell am See to Garmisch-Partenkirchen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Garmisch-Partenkirchen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zell am See to Garmisch-Partenkirchen is 201 km. It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to drive from Zell am See to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

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There are 1293+ hotels available in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zell am See to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.
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  • Distance: 80.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 40 min

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, München Hbf, and München Hbf Gl.27-36 in around 5 h 16 min.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Zell am See to Wörgl Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
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Train from Wörgl Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wörgl Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Zell am See to München Ost
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.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.

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Contact Details
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
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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