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Overview: Train from Innsbruck to Gießen

distanceDistance260 miles (419 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 46 min
priceAverage train ticket price$65 (€58)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | Euro City (EC), Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Innsbruck to Gießen cover the 260 miles (419 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 46 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Euro City (EC), Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $65 (€58), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $65 (€58). Travelers depart most frequently from Innsbruck Hbf and arrive in Gießen.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Innsbruck to Gießen trains

You can travel by train between Innsbruck and Gießen with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $65 (€58). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Innsbruck to Gießen train.

Innsbruck to Gießen train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 26 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 3 a day

Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train between Innsbruck and Gießen:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips: Trains from Innsbruck to Gießen

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FAQs

Is travel by train currently allowed from Innsbruck, Austria to Gießen, Germany?

Travel between Innsbruck, Austria and Gießen, Germany by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Germany from Austria?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Innsbruck?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Gießen, Germany?

When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 5/22/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Innsbruck and Gießen before traveling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Austria from Gießen, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Austria is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Innsbruck from Gießen?

Entry into Austria is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Gießen?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Innsbruck, Austria?

The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 5/23/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Innsbruck from Gießen.

How much do cheap trains from Innsbruck to Gießen cost?

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Innsbruck to Gießen for the next 7 days starting from $65 (€58)  one way.

What is the cost of a train from Innsbruck to Gießen?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $65 (€58)  for a train ticket to Gießen from Innsbruck.

How many miles is it from Innsbruck to Gießen by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Innsbruck and Gießen by train to be approximately 260 miles (419 km).

How long is the train to Gießen from Innsbruck?

On average the Innsbruck to Gießen train time is 9 h 46 min  covering the 260 miles (419 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Innsbruck to Gießen do I depart from? Which Gießen train station from Innsbruck do I arrive in?

Some of the Innsbruck train stations to Gießen you can start your journey from include Innsbruck Hbf, Innsbruck Westbahnhof and Innsbruck, Allerheiligenhöfe Bahnhof. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Gießen include Gießen, Gießen Licher Str and Gießen Oswaldsgarten.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Innsbruck Hbf   and arriving in Gießen.

Where is the departure train station in Innsbruck located? Where is the arrival train station in Gießen located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Innsbruck Hbf and need to travel around 0.4 miles (709 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Gießen most often arrive at Gießen and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from this train station to the city center.

What train companies offer a service to Gießen from Innsbruck?

For the trip from Innsbruck to Gießen you can take a train with ÖBB | Euro City (EC), Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Gießen from Innsbruck on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many trains per day are there from Innsbruck to Gießen?

The average number of trains departing Innsbruck for Gießen is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When does the first train depart from Innsbruck to Gießen? When does the last train depart from Innsbruck to Gießen?

The earliest train departing from Innsbruck to Gießen leaves at 8: 17 PM. The last train departing from Innsbruck to Gießen leaves at 8: 17 PM. You can find the latest Innsbruck to Gießen train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Innsbruck to Gießen to get the best deals?

You can find trains between Innsbruck and Gießen to cost on average $65 (€58) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Innsbruck to Gießen train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Innsbruck
Gießen
Innsbruck Hbf is the most popular Innsbruck railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Innsbruck for your trip to Gießen.