COVID-19 Travel Guide
Learn more ›

Trains from Pfaffenhofen to Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Lowest Prices

We partner with the top coach & train carriers to bring you the best deals.

No Wanderu Fees

Without any extra fees, we make it easy to book your tickets.

Best Travel Options

We help you find & compare the best buses & trains in one place.

Pfaffenhofen - Garmisch-Partenkirchen Train Timetable

Find cheap rental carsFind great deals on cheap cars in the area.
RentalCars logotypeRentalCars logotype
from£24.75

Trip Summary

There are 2 daily trains from Pfaffenhofen to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Traveling by train from Pfaffenhofen to Garmisch-Partenkirchen usually takes around 2 hours and 26 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 2 hours and 18 minutes.

Distance13 mi (21 km)
Fastest train2h 18m
Lowest price£24.31
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines2

Which train should you take from Pfaffenhofen to Garmisch-Partenkirchen?

2 train services operate from Pfaffenhofen to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 2 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn22h 23m£24.31
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company12h 35m£24.31
  • Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Pfaffenhofen to Garmisch-Partenkirchen start from £24, and on average cost . Daily there are 2 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Deutsche Bahn in Pfaffenhofen leaves from Telfs-Pfaffenhofen . And in Garmisch-Partenkirchen trains arrive at Griesen(Oberbay) .

    From Pfaffenhofen to Garmisch-Partenkirchen train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 2 hours and 23 minutes. If you are looking to get to Garmisch-Partenkirchen faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 18 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn offers 9 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

  • Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Pfaffenhofen to Garmisch-Partenkirchen start from £24, and on average cost . Daily there are 1 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Pfaffenhofen leaves from Telfs-Pfaffenhofen . And in Garmisch-Partenkirchen trains arrive at Griesen(Oberbay) .

    From Pfaffenhofen to Garmisch-Partenkirchen train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 2 hours and 35 minutes. If you are looking to get to Garmisch-Partenkirchen faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 18 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Pfaffenhofen to Garmisch-Partenkirchen during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from Pfaffenhofen to Garmisch-Partenkirchen?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Pfaffenhofen to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

How long is the train journey from Pfaffenhofen to Garmisch-Partenkirchen?

The distance between Pfaffenhofen and Garmisch-Partenkirchen is approximately 13 miles, or 21 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 26 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 18 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Pfaffenhofen to Garmisch-Partenkirchen are the most crowded on Monday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Pfaffenhofen at 05:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 18:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Pfaffenhofen to Garmisch-Partenkirchen?

Trains leave the station in Pfaffenhofen twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Pfaffenhofen.

City Information

Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Garmisch-Partenkirchen - DEGRM-0

Image credit: Unsplash

Garmisch-Partenkirchen - DEGRM-1

Image credit: Pixabay

Garmisch-Partenkirchen - DEGRM-2

Image credit: Pixabay

A Bavarian destination in southern Germany, Garmisch-Partenkirchen is a popular ski town that attracts millions of visitors every year. Accordingly, some of the best things to do are outdoors! The Zugspitze, Germany's tallest mountain, is covered in glacial snow year-round, but the ski season is only from October to May. Even if you're not strapped into a snowboard or skis, you can take the cogwheel train or cable car to the peak of the Zugspitze for outstanding views of the four countries surrounding the mountain.

The summer months are all about hiking in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Check out Partnachklamm or Höllentalklamm, two incredible gorges where you can hike, traverse through tunnels, and see waterfalls. Then drink in the views of the Eibsee, a crystal clear alpine lake with boating and hiking opportunities.

There are many transportation options to serve the many enthusiastic adventurers who visit Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Munich is just a short coach trip away, and FlixBus runs service from Berlin, too. Garmisch-Partenkirchen has its own train station (complete with mountain views!), so you can easily connect to Deutsche Bahn trains heading to destinations throughout Europe.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Pfaffenhofen?

Main departure station: Telfs-Pfaffenhofen

There is one train station in Pfaffenhofen.

All train stations in Pfaffenhofen:

  • Telfs-Pfaffenhofen

Where is the train station in Garmisch-Partenkirchen?

Main arrival station: Griesen(Oberbay)

Garmisch-Partenkirchen has one train station.

Train stations in Garmisch-Partenkirchen:

  • Griesen(Oberbay)

Need a return trip from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Pfaffenhofen?

Search Train Tickets

Plan your next adventure

Wanderu is the simplest way to book bus and train travel.

With just a quick search on Wanderu, you can compare bus and train schedules and prices from hundreds of travel companies in one convenient place to find the trip that works best for you. Wanderu’s simple checkout process makes it easy to book cheap bus and train tickets hassle-free and with no additional fees. Most importantly, as Wanderu is an official partner of all leading bus and train companies, we always have the best bus and train deals out there.

Book coaches and trains on the go with the Wanderu app.

Download our app and snag the best travel deals across North America & Europe.Learn more

iPhone
Android
Available on iOS & Android