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There are 6 ways to get from Zwickau to Innsbruck by train, bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Hof Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hof Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
  4. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 to Kufstein
  5. Take the train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Zob
  2. Take the bus from Zob to Innsbruck Südbahnstraße

Drive

  1. Drive from Zwickau to Innsbruck

Train to Leipzig, fly to Innsbruck

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Innsbruck (INN)

Train to Leipzig, fly to Munich, train

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Munich (MUC)
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Ost to Kufstein
  4. Take the train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf

Train to Dresden, fly to Munich, train

  1. Take the train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Munich (MUC)
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Ost to Kufstein
  4. Take the train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf

Zwickau to Innsbruck by train

The train journey time between Zwickau and Innsbruck is around 7h 51m and covers a distance of around 595 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 43m. Operated by Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn, Transdev, Die Länderbahn and others, the Zwickau to Innsbruck train service departs from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof and arrives in Innsbruck Hbf. Typically 116 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

116 Weekly Trains
7h 51m Average Duration
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The cost-effective way to get from Zwickau to Innsbruck is to bus, which costs €28 - €40 and takes 8h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Zwickau to Innsbruck is to drive which costs €90 - €140 and takes 4h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zwickau to Innsbruck. However, there are services departing from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Innsbruck Südbahnstraße via Zob. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zwickau to Innsbruck. However, there are services departing from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Innsbruck Hbf via Hof Hbf, Nürnberg Hbf, Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 and Kufstein. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 51m.

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The distance between Zwickau and Innsbruck is 393 km. The road distance is 520.9 km.

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The best way to get from Zwickau to Innsbruck without a car is to train which takes 7h 51m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 51m to get from Zwickau to Innsbruck, including transfers.

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Zwickau to Innsbruck bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof station.

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Zwickau to Innsbruck train services, operated by Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn, depart from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Zwickau to Innsbruck is to train which takes 7h 51m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €28 - €40 and takes 8h 54m.

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Map of how to get from Zwickau to Innsbruck.
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  • Distance: 393.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 51m

What companies run services between Zwickau, Germany and Innsbruck, Austria?

You can take a train from Zwickau to Innsbruck via Hof Hbf, Nürnberg Hbf, Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10, and Kufstein in around 7h 51m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zwickau to Innsbruck via Zob in around 8h 54m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €650
Flights from Leipzig to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €550
Flights from Leipzig to Innsbruck via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€200 - €600
Flights from Leipzig to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €360
Flights from Leipzig to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €360
Flights from Dresden to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €320
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Leipzig to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €650
Train operators
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Train from Muenchen Ost to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Die Länderbahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hof Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Ostbahnhof to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
brb.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Train from Ostbahnhof to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Railjet
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
WESTbahn Gmbh
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Zob
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€19 - €24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zob to Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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There is no direct flight from Leipzig Airport to Innsbruck Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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

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Zwickau to Innsbruck train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Innsbruck Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zwickau to Innsbruck is 521 km. It takes approximately 4h 34m to drive from Zwickau to Innsbruck.

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Austrian Airlines, Air Dolomiti and Lufthansa offer flights from Leipzig Airport to Innsbruck Airport.

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