Cheap bus tickets from Munich to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Jan 27

Cheapest

$25

Average

$27

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Munich to Frankfurt am Main will cost around $ 27 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 25.

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10:10PMMünchen, ZOB6h55 05:05AMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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$251One-way
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08:00AMMünchen, ZOB6h10 02:10PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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$251One-way
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08:00AMMünchen, ZOB5h35 01:35PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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$251One-way
2nd Cheapest
02:00AMMunich6h45 08:45AMFrankfurt am Main
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$341One-way

Bus schedule from Munich to Frankfurt am Main

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02:00AMMunich6h45 08:45AMFrankfurt am Main
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08:00AMMünchen, ZOB6h10 02:10PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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08:00AMMünchen, ZOB5h35 01:35PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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10:10PMMünchen, ZOB6h55 05:05AMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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Thu
Jan 27
$33Deutsche Bahn
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$323Lufthansa
Fri
Jan 28
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$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$236Lufthansa
Sat
Jan 29
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$192Lufthansa
Sun
Jan 30
$21Deutsche Bahn
$30Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.
$192Lufthansa
Mon
Jan 31
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$192Lufthansa
Tue
Feb 1
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$135Lufthansa
Wed
Feb 2
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$236Lufthansa
Thu
Feb 3
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
$236Lufthansa
Fri
Feb 4
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$143Lufthansa
Sat
Feb 5
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$135Lufthansa
Sun
Feb 6
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$135Lufthansa
Mon
Feb 7
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$135Lufthansa
Tue
Feb 8
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$135Lufthansa
Wed
Feb 9
$21Deutsche Bahn
$22Flixbus
$172Lufthansa
Thu
Feb 10
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$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$172Lufthansa
Fri
Feb 11
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$122Lufthansa
Sat
Feb 12
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$113Lufthansa
Sun
Feb 13
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$113Lufthansa
Mon
Feb 14
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$113Lufthansa
Tue
Feb 15
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$99Lufthansa

Bus times from Munich to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Jan 27

Fastest Journey

5 h 35 m

Average

6 h 21 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

304 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Munich for Frankfurt am Main every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 304 km distance in an average of 6 h 21 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 35 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 55 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

2nd Fastest
08:00AMMünchen, ZOB5h35 01:35PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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$251One-way
08:00AMMünchen, ZOB6h10 02:10PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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$251One-way
02:00AMMunich6h45 08:45AMFrankfurt am Main
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$341One-way
10:10PMMünchen, ZOB6h55 05:05AMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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$251One-way

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Overview: Bus from Munich to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance188 miles (304 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$23 (€19)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, BlaBlaCar, Pinkbus, Nomago, Infobus, Eurolines Germany, Croatia Bus d. O. O. Or BlaBlaCar Bus

Buses from Munich to Frankfurt am Main cover the 188 miles (304 km) long route taking on average 5 h 35 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Pinkbus, Nomago, Infobus, Eurolines Germany, Croatia Bus d. O. O. Or BlaBlaCar Bus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $17 (€14), but the average price of bus tickets is $23 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Frankfurt am Main, Hbf.

Bus companies: FlixBus from Munich to Frankfurt am Main

Find the best buses to Frankfurt am Main from Munich with Omio's travel partners FlixBus from $17 (€14). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

  • Average Price: $39

When you buy your FlixBus bus tickets to Frankfurt am Main from Munich don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Munich to Frankfurt

Buses in Germany are a convenient way to travel both domestically and internationally. There are a couple of bus companies to choose from when traveling from Munich to Frankfurt. The main bus companies traveling from Munich to Frankfurt are Flixbus and Eurolines, which make the journey over 40 times per day. Direct Munich to Frankfurt buses take between 4:45 and 7:40 h to arrive in Frankfurt. Indirect buses which require a transfer usually take between 5½ and 10½ hours. Buses depart from either München ZOB (central bus station) or München Fröttmaning P+R Parkplatz bus station and arrive at either Frankfurt's Hauptbahnhof (train station) or Flughafen Terminal 2 (airport). The first bus departs Munich at 3:30 a.m. while the last bus leaves at 12:30 a.m.

Munich to Frankfurt Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from Munich to Frankfurt when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€32

1 Day in Advance

€25

1 Week in Advance

€23

2 Weeks in Advance

€22

1 Month in Advance

€21

3 Months in Advance

€21

Munich to Frankfurt Buses: General Information


  • autobus Munich to Frankfurt buses are run by either Flixbus and Eurolines.
  • autobus Some buses are direct; however, occasional journeys require a transfer in Nuremberg, Karlsruhe, Mannheim, Bamberg, Heidelberg, Regensburg, or Stuttgart. All buses depart from either München ZOB Hackerbruecke or Fröttmaning P+R Parkplatz bus station and arrive at either Frankfurt's Hauptbahnhof or Flughafen Terminal 2.
  • autobus Traveling from Munich to Frankfurt by bus takes as little as 4 hours and 45 minutes to arrive in Frankfurt.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Munich to Frankfurt bus ticket a day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above illustrates, ticket prices on Munich to Frankfurt buses decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 22% cheaper on average to purchase a Munich to Frankfurt bus ticket a day ahead of time rather than on the day you intend to travel.
  • It is 28% cheaper on average to book a Munich to Frankfurt bus ticket a week in advance as opposed to purchasing a ticket at the station.
  • Munich to Frankfurt bus tickets are 34% cheaper on average when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a bus ticket the day of.

Taking the Bus from Munich

Passengers traveling on buses from Munich to Frankfurt will usually catch their bus at Munchen ZOB Hackerbrucke (also known as Munich Central Bus Station). This bus station is centrally located in Munich and is situated in the Maxvorstadt area. Local and long distance intercity buses operate day and night services out of the station. The main train station is also a short walking distance away. Travelers also have the option to arrive at the bus station via taxi – the taxi rank is located just outside the station entrance.

Getting into Frankfurt Am Main by bus

Frankfurt is an attractive city that offers its visitors plenty to see and do. It is home to well-kept parks, a lively student scene, a vibrant nightlife and a variety of museums and art galleries. Points of interest in Frankfurt Am Main include Frankfurt Cathedral, the Historical Museum, Frankfurt Opera House and Goethe Tower. Buses from Munich to Frankfurt Am Main usually arrive at Hbf Sudseite. There are also services to Frankfurt Main Airport. Hbf Sudseite is well-served by public transport, including bus and rail. Frankfurt Central railway station is conveniently located on the same site as the bus terminal. There are frequent local bus services to and from the station, including night services that operate until 4 a.m. There is also a taxi rank situated outside the station.

Travel Tips: Bus to Frankfurt am Main from Munich

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FAQs

How much do cheap bus tickets from Munich to Frankfurt am Main cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Munich to Frankfurt am Main to cost as little as $17 (€14)  in the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a bus from Munich to Frankfurt am Main?

The bus price to Frankfurt am Main from Munich is on average $23 (€19)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.

What is the distance from Munich to Frankfurt am Main by bus?

The bus distance from Munich to Frankfurt am Main is around 188 miles (304 km).

How long is the bus from Munich to Frankfurt am Main?

The Munich to Frankfurt am Main bus duration is on average 5 h 35 min, which is to be expected when traveling 188 miles (304 km) to Frankfurt am Main from Munich. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Which bus station from Munich to Frankfurt am Main do I depart from? Which Frankfurt am Main bus station from Munich do I arrive in?

When taking a bus from Munich, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including München, ZOB, Munich, Goeppert Mayer Straße/ Frottmain and Munich, Hauptbahnhof Nord. When you arrive in Frankfurt am Main, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Frankfurt am Main, Hbf, Frankfurt am Main, Pforzheimer Straße (Hauptbahnhof Südseite) and Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen Terminal 1.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from München Hbf   to Frankfurt am Main, Hbf.

Where is the Munich bus station located? Where is the Frankfurt am Main bus station located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called München Hbf, is located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city center of Munich.

The most popular arrival bus station, Frankfurt am Main, Hbf, is located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city center of Frankfurt am Main.

Which bus providers should I travel with from Munich to Frankfurt am Main?

If you're looking for buses from Munich to Frankfurt am Main, you can rely on Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Pinkbus, Nomago, Infobus, Eurolines Germany, Croatia Bus d. O. O. Or BlaBlaCar Bus to get you to Frankfurt am Main. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Munich to Frankfurt am Main trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Can I find a direct bus from Munich to Frankfurt am Main?

Yes, you can find a direct bus to Frankfurt am Main from Munich with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus or Globtour Medjugorjie d. O. O.   on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.

When can I take the first bus from Munich to Frankfurt am Main? When can I take the last bus for the day?

You can take the earliest bus from Munich to Frankfurt am Main at 7: 00 AM   or take the last bus from Munich to Frankfurt am Main leaving at 9: 10 PM. Look for the latest Munich to Frankfurt am Main bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this trip.

How early should I book bus tickets from Munich to Frankfurt am Main to score the best deals?

The price of a one way bus ticket from Munich to Frankfurt am Main is on average $23 (€19) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus companies offering this route. In general, you can find bus tickets to Frankfurt am Main from Munich available a few months in advance.