There are 3 ways to get from Zugspitze to Mittenwald by train, taxi or car

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Rack Railway, train  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the Rack Railway from Riffelriß to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
  2. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Mittenwald Rb / ...

$43 - $53

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Zugspitze to Mittenwald 27.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Zugspitze to Mittenwald 27.2 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Zugspitze to Mittenwald is to drive which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zugspitze to Mittenwald is to taxi which costs 90€ - 110€ and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zugspitze to Mittenwald. However, there are services departing from Riffelriß and arriving at Mittenwald via Garmisch-Partenkirchen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

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The distance between Zugspitze and Mittenwald is 21 km. The road distance is 43.6 km.

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The best way to get from Zugspitze to Mittenwald without a car is to Rack Railway and train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs 35€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Zugspitze to Mittenwald, including transfers.

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Zugspitze to Mittenwald train services, operated by Zugspitze DE, depart from Riffelriß station.

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Zugspitze to Mittenwald train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Mittenwald station.

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Map of how to get from Zugspitze to Mittenwald.
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  • Distance: 13.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

What companies run services between Zugspitze, Germany and Mittenwald, Germany?

You can take a train from Zugspitze to Mittenwald via Garmisch-Partenkirchen in around 2 h 19 min.

Train operators
Zugspitze DE
Phone
+49 8821 7970
Email
zugspitzbahn@zugspitze.de
Website
zugspitze.de
Train from Riffelriß to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$31 - $36
Schedules at
zugspitze.de
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 Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Mittenwald
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
bahn.de
Other operators
Taxi from Zugspitze to Mittenwald
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Das Hofmann-Taxi
Phone
+49 170 2944686
Website
dashofmann-taxi.de
Avcu Coskun
Phone
+49 8821/966150
Website
taxi-avcu.de

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