The cheapest buses from Munich to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Cheapest

$22

Average

$23

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 $ 23 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 22.

2nd Cheapest
09:45AMMünchen, ZOB5h55 03:40PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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$221One-way
2nd Cheapest
01:30PMMünchen, ZOB5h55 07:25PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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$221One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:45AMMünchen, ZOB6h20 04:05PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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$221One-way
2nd Cheapest
01:30PMMünchen, ZOB6h25 07:55PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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$221One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:10PMMünchen, ZOB6h55 05:05AMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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$221One-way

Timetable Munich to Frankfurt am Main

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08:00AMMünchen, ZOB5h35 01:35PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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08:00AMMünchen, ZOB6h10 02:10PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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09:45AMMünchen, ZOB5h55 03:40PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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09:45AMMünchen, ZOB6h20 04:05PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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01:30PMMünchen, ZOB5h55 07:25PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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01:30PMMünchen, ZOB6h25 07:55PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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03:00PMMünchen, ZOB6h15 09:15PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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10:10PMMünchen, ZOB6h55 05:05AMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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Sun
Sep 26
$94Deutsche Bahn
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$422Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 27
$19FlixTrain
$22Flixbus
$228Lufthansa
Tue
Sep 28
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$228Lufthansa
Wed
Sep 29
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$422Lufthansa
Thu
Sep 30
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$327Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 1
$12FlixTrain
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$237Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 2
$10FlixTrain
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$161Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 3
$17Deutsche Bahn
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$94Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 4
$10FlixTrain
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$191Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Oct 5
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$132Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 6
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$237Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 7
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$200Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 8
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$118Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 9
$30Deutsche Bahn
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$109Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 10
$10FlixTrain
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$109Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 11
$10FlixTrain
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$161Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Oct 12
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$132Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 13
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$140Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 14
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$118Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 15
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$103Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 16
$10FlixTrain
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$109Lufthansa

The fastest buses from Munich to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

5 h 35 m

Average

6 h 11 m

Buses per day

8

Distance

304 km

Of the 8 buses that leave Munich for Frankfurt am Main every day 8 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 11 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.

08:00AMMünchen, ZOB5h35 01:35PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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$251One-way
09:45AMMünchen, ZOB5h55 03:40PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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$221One-way
01:30PMMünchen, ZOB5h55 07:25PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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$221One-way
08:00AMMünchen, ZOB6h10 02:10PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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$251One-way
03:00PMMünchen, ZOB6h15 09:15PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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$221One-way

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Bus Information to Frankfurt am Main from Munich

distanceDistance188 miles (304 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$19 (€15)
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 journey 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 trip for as low as $17 (€14), but the average price of bus tickets is $19 (€15). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Frankfurt am Main, Hbf.

Bus companies

Munich to Frankfurt am Main with FlixBus

For as little as $17 (€14) you can travel by bus between Munich and Frankfurt am Main with FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from Munich to Frankfurt am Main.

Omio helps you find the perfect Munich - Frankfurt am Main bus with FlixBus. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest bus from Munich to Frankfurt am Main, Omio shows you FlixBus’s current bus schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best bus ticket for your upcoming Munich to Frankfurt am Main journey. You can expect to travel around 188 miles (304 km) between Munich and Frankfurt am Main on a bus with FlixBus. Once you are ready, buy your one-way FlixBus tickets from Munich to Frankfurt am Main starting as low as $22 (€18) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by bus instead of purchasing tickets at the bus station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with FlixBus!

When purchasing your FlixBus bus tickets from Munich to Frankfurt am Main, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • 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.

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Buses from Munich to Frankfurt am Main
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FAQs
How much does a cheap bus between Munich and Frankfurt am Main cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Munich to Frankfurt am Main buses for as little as $17 (€14)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus to Frankfurt am Main from Munich?
The Munich to Frankfurt am Main bus ticket price is on average $19 (€15)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How many miles is it from Munich to Frankfurt am Main by bus?
You should expect to travel around 188 miles (304 km)  from Munich to Frankfurt am Main by bus.
What is the Munich to Frankfurt am Main bus travel time?
The bus time from Munich to Frankfurt am Main is on average 5 h 35 min  for the 188 miles (304 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Munich to Frankfurt am Main by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What bus station in Munich goes to Frankfurt am Main? What bus station do I come into Frankfurt am Main from Munich?

When departing from Munich, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including München, ZOB, Munich, Goeppert Mayer Straße/ Frottmain and Munich, Hauptbahnhof Nord. When arriving in Frankfurt am Main, you can end your journey in bus stations like Frankfurt am Main, Hbf, Frankfurt am Main, Pforzheimer Straße (Hauptbahnhof Südseite) and Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen Terminal 1.

Omio customers book a bus from München Hbf   to Frankfurt am Main, Hbf   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers board the bus most frequently from München Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Frankfurt am Main, Hbf, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.

What bus providers offer a service to Frankfurt am Main from Munich?
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 providers for the Munich to Frankfurt am Main route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any nonstop bus services from Munich to Frankfurt am Main?
Yes, you can search for direct buses from Munich to Frankfurt am Main on Omio with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus or Croatia Bus d. O. O. And you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your bus ticket.
When can I take the first bus from Munich to Frankfurt am Main? When can I take the last bus for the day?
The first Munich to Frankfurt am Main bus departs at 6: 00 AM   and the last bus from Munich to Frankfurt am Main leaves at 8: 10 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Munich to Frankfurt am Main on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I purchase bus tickets to Frankfurt am Main from Munich for the best deals?
You can find buses to Frankfurt am Main from Munich to cost on average $19 (€15) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Munich to Frankfurt am Main bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Munich
München ZOB Hackerbrücke
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