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How to travel from Munich to Innsbruck by train

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München / Munich to Innsbruck by train

There are two routes to choose from when travelling from Munich München / Munich to Innsbruck by train.

(1) The quickest route via Kufstein and Worgl is the only route you will be offered when looking up this journey by the online booking agents, and the Austrian part of this journey has some delightful riverside views

(2) Some of the Regio services from München / Munich to Garmisch have their journeys extended over the Austrian border and on to Innsbruck.
If you favour scenic views over speed then this is the route to take as the birds eye views over the valleys to the south of Garmisch are exceptional.

Routes you can take to go from München / Munich to Innsbruck

When travelling between most cities by train there is only one logical option, though on other journeys there is a choice between different trains or alternative routes. If different options are available you can use the info to decide which is best for you.

Choose one of the following options:

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Option 1: taking the fast express trains

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Option 2: the longer, but more scenic route
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