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GUEST BUS BAVARIA-TYROL

Free bus service for guests of the Zugspitz Arena Bavaria-Tyrol

Operating hours summer season: Saturday, May 29 to Sunday October 31, 2021.

According to current regulations, "small border traffic" is allowed between Bavaria and Tyrol. This means guests can enter both countries to enjoy recreational and shopping opportunities without quarantine requirements.

Due to the Corona regulations, face protection masks are mandatory for all passengers during the entire bus journey. Please follow the hygiene rules in the bus.

The bus provided by cooperation partner Reisebüro Zoller from Lermoos is signposted as: "Gästebus Bayern-Tirol"

ROUTES & STOPS:

Lermoos - Ehrwald Bahnhof – Bahnhof Untergrainau – Schmölz Abzweigung Grainau – Bahnhof Garmisch (Westseite bei Bhf. Zugspitzbahn) – Marienplatz Garmisch (stop at Café Thron - Alpspitzstraße) and back.

The bus stops at the regular stops of the local bus operators. The timetable is posted and is highlighted in yellow.

TRAVEL ENTITLEMENT:

All of the holiday guests of the Zugspitz Arena Bayern-Tirol are entitled to travel. This includes the communities of the Tyrolean Zugspitz Arena, the municipality of Grainau and the market town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

A valid guest card must be presented upon boarding.

TIMES AND TIMETABLE:

The timetable and further information can be obtained by holiday guests from the tourist information offices of the participating municipalities and can be downloaded as a PDF.

DOWNLOAD TIMETABLE

HYGIENE - PROTECTIVE MEASURES ON THE BUS

FAHRPLAN-FLYER SOMMER 2021

PLEASE NOTE:

Only holiday guests with the following valid guest cards are entitled to travel:

- GaPaCard, GaPa Guest Card
- GrainauCard
- Guest Card Tiroler Zugspitz Arena
- Zugspitz Arena Bayern-Tirol CARD
 
  • Travel is free of charge, a valid guest card is the ticket and must be presented upon boarding.
  • We ask for your understanding that only guests with the above valid guest cards can travel.
  • Children under 6 years of age travelling with their parent or legal guardian are free of charge. In this case, the guest card of the parent or guardian is sufficient.
  • Transport of dogs, baby buggies and wheelchairs is free of charge.
  • Transport of bikes is free of charge. Bikes can only be taken at the bus stops with the bicycle symbol on the timetable . Reservation until 2 hours before your bus ride under the phone number: 0043-699-15 673 045 (bus service) or 0043-664-881 403 62. The transport of bikes is limited depending on available space.

 

INFORMATION ABOUT THE ENTRY FROM BAVARIA TO TYROL WITH THE GUEST BUS

Since 19.05.2021 (until 10.06.2021 for the time being) is valid for the entry to Tyrol:

  • the 3-G rule: tested, vaccinated or recovered. Proof of this is required at the border crossing.  Detailed information at https://www.tirol.gv.at .
  • Digital entry registration via the Pre-Travel Clearance Form
  • Passengers on public buses (including the Bavaria-Tyrol guest bus) are currently not checked individually when crossing the border into Tyrol. However, if checks do take place, guests must be able to present 3-G proof.

Current measure for the use of leisure facilities, restaurants, stores in Tyrol at https://corona-ampel.gv.at. 

INFORMATION ON ENTERING BAVARIA FROM TYROL BY GUEST BUS

Currently, the following applies for entry into Bavaria (from Tyrol):

For the proof of necessary and valid documents for the border crossing the personal responsibility of each passenger applies! The bus operator is not liable for his passengers!

The Zugspitz Arena Bayern Tirol is working within the framework of the Interreg programme V-A Austria Bavaria 2014 - 2020 on the improvement of local mobility and, with the new Bavaria Tyrol guest bus, has closed the connection gap between the Bavarian and the Tyrolean sides. The termination of the cooperation with DB Regio and offering the "Arena Express Bavaria Tyrol" rail link, the tourism partners now have established an alternative to allow their holiday guests to travel across the border between the destinations free of charge.

Whether hikers or day trippers, the Bavaria Tyrol guest bus is an additional service for guests who are travelling in the local area without a car.