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

From 15th of June until 31st of October 2020 the guest bus runs between Lermoos-Ehrwald-Grainau-Garmisch-Partenkirchen and back.

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"


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.


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.


The bus runs six times per day between 8:25 am and 8:09 pm. (Due to the Corona Virus and changing regulations, changes may occur at short notice). 

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.


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.

This offer Is valid until April 5th. 

The Zugspitz Arena Bavaria Tyrol 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.