Tirol by Rail

Take the train and discover the dramatic beauty of the mountains from a unique perspective: Ride a train of the Austrian, German or Swiss Railways for affordable, convenient and hassle-free travel to the Heart of the Alps. You can reach the country with picturesque views and comfortable train amenities along the way. What’s more, you can save smart with Discount Train Fares, such as SparSchiene by Austrian Railways, Europe Special Ticket by German Railways, and Sparbillet by Swiss Railways.

Best Rail Connections to Tirol

  • From Vienna to Innsbruck
    ÖBB Railjet offers 14 daily services between Austria’s capital Vienna and Innsbruck in 4 hours and 14 minutes only (faster than by car).
  • From Germany’s Hamburg via Munich to Innsbruck
    Trains departing from Hamburg travel to Innsbruck via Munich, where you have to change the train, within 8 hours and 22 minutes. If you’d rather travel overnight in comfort, you can take the “ÖBB Nightjet” that travels daily from Hamburg or Dusseldorf to Innsbruck.
  • From Germany’s Munich to Innsbruck
    Seven Eurocity train services to and from Munich to Tirol are operating daily.
  • From Germany’s Munich to St. Anton am Arlberg
    An additional “Arlberg Railjet” will run on Saturdays from July 1 to September 9, 2017 between Munich Main Railroad Station and St. Anton am Arlberg.
  • From Switzerland’s Zurich to Innsbruck
    Switzerland has six daily direct connections to Innsbruck by ÖBB Railjet, bringing you from Zurich to Innsbruck within a 3 hour and 31 minute train trip.
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*Price quoted is “starting from”, per person and direction, 2nd class. Seating is limited; seats may not be available on all days. Valid for travel on designated trains only. Advance purchase is required a maximum of six months (180 days) prior to travel and must be made online using the ÖBB App. Once purchased, tickets are non-refundable. Not combinable with any other discount offer. Fares, routes and schedules are subject to change without notice. Other restrictions may apply. Subject to the ÖBB Terms and Conditions.

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