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Cheap bus tickets from Zurich to Munich

Showing times and prices for May 22

Cheapest

$18

Average

$21

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 Zurich to Munich will cost around $ 21 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 18.

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10:00AMZürich3h40 01:40PMMünchen, ZOB
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$181One-way
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02:00PMZürich3h40 05:40PMMünchen, ZOB
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$181One-way
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08:00AMZürich3h40 11:40AMMünchen, ZOB
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$181One-way
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12:00PMZürich3h40 03:40PMMünchen, ZOB
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$181One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:50PMZürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai3h50 12:40AMMünchen, ZOB
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$221One-way

Bus schedule from Zurich to Munich

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08:00AMZürich3h40 11:40AMMünchen, ZOB
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10:00AMZürich3h40 01:40PMMünchen, ZOB
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12:00PMZürich3h40 03:40PMMünchen, ZOB
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02:00PMZürich3h40 05:40PMMünchen, ZOB
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04:00PMZürich3h40 07:40PMMünchen, ZOB
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06:00PMZürich3h40 09:40PMMünchen, ZOB
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08:50PMZürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai3h50 12:40AMMünchen, ZOB
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Sun
May 22
$36Deutsche Bahn with connection
$18Pinkbus
$129Air Baltic
Mon
May 23
$36Deutsche Bahn with connection
$18Pinkbus
$151Air Baltic
Tue
May 24
$36Deutsche Bahn with connection
$18Pinkbus
$129Eurowings
Wed
May 25
$44Deutsche Bahn
$18Pinkbus
$129Eurowings
Thu
May 26
$36Deutsche Bahn with connection
$18Pinkbus
$230Eurowings
Fri
May 27
$36Deutsche Bahn
$18Pinkbus
$458Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
May 28
$36Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$453Air Dolomiti
Sun
May 29
$44Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$498Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
May 30
$36Deutsche Bahn
$18Pinkbus
$129Eurowings
Tue
May 31
$36Deutsche Bahn
$18Pinkbus
$151Eurowings
Wed
Jun 1
$36Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$230Eurowings
Thu
Jun 2
$36Deutsche Bahn
$18Pinkbus
$174airmax
Fri
Jun 3
$60Deutsche Bahn
$18Pinkbus
$196Eurowings
Sat
Jun 4
$36Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$427Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Jun 5
$29Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$151avion express
Mon
Jun 6
$33Deutsche Bahn
$18Pinkbus
$129Eurowings
Tue
Jun 7
$22Deutsche Bahn
$18Pinkbus
$174avion express
Wed
Jun 8
$29Deutsche Bahn
$18STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$174Eurowings
Thu
Jun 9
$29Deutsche Bahn
$18Pinkbus
$151Eurowings
Fri
Jun 10
$36Deutsche Bahn
$18Pinkbus
$174Air Baltic

Bus times from Zurich to Munich

Showing times and prices for May 22

Fastest Journey

3 h 40 m

Average

3 h 41 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

242 km

Of the 7 buses that leave Zurich for Munich every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 242 km distance in an average of 3 h 41 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 40 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 50 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.

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10:00AMZürich3h40 01:40PMMünchen, ZOB
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$181One-way
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02:00PMZürich3h40 05:40PMMünchen, ZOB
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$181One-way
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04:00PMZürich3h40 07:40PMMünchen, ZOB
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$261One-way
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06:00PMZürich3h40 09:40PMMünchen, ZOB
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$261One-way
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08:00AMZürich3h40 11:40AMMünchen, ZOB
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$181One-way

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Overview: Bus from Zurich to Munich

distanceDistance149 miles (241 km)
durationAverage bus duration3 h 40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$18 (€16)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersRegioJet, Eurolines France, Deutsche Bahn, Pinkbus, Eurolines Switzerland, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Flixbus or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Zurich to Munich cover the 149 miles (241 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 40 min with our travel partners like RegioJet, Eurolines France, Deutsche Bahn, Pinkbus, Eurolines Switzerland, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $18 (€16), but the average price of bus tickets is $18 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in München, ZOB.

Bus companies: Student Agency, Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus from Zurich to Munich

Student Agency, Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus buses will get you from Zurich to Munich from $18 (€16). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

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RegioJet is the leading bus company in the Czech Republic. Choose from the following ticket fare options for your next bus to Munich from Zurich: Low Cost, Standard, Fun & Relax, Relax and Business.

Enjoy a smooth and easy journey from Zurich to Munich with Student Agency! As an official travel partner of Student Agency, Omio can help you search current bus schedules and timetables from Student Agency, compare the best routes between Zurich and Munich as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Student Agency Zurich to Munich bus ticket available today. If you search for Student Agency tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the bus station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way bus between Zurich and Munich on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 149 miles (241 km) route from Zurich to Munich with ease and comfort on a bus with Student Agency.

    Buses from Zurich to Munich

    Passengers wishing to travel from Zurich to Munich by bus have several options to choose from on any given day. Although bus service on this route is generally always direct, the travel time can vary. The quickest ride takes around three hours and 45 minutes, while other rides may take over five hours. Passengers can select between buses leaving at all hours of the day, including very early morning buses and occasional overnight service.

    Which bus companies travel from Zurich to Munich?

    Several bus companies provide service between Zurich and Munich. These include Eurolines.eu, Deutsche Bahn (DB) and FlixBus.

    How long is the bus from Zurich to Munich?

    The shortest trip by bus from Zurich to Munich takes a little under four hours. However, the average times for a direct trip around five hours. The time for bus trips requiring a change depends on the location of the city where the passenger switches buses as well as the length of the stopover.

    How many buses are there from Zurich to Munich?

    Passengers can choose between around 13 to over 20 buses traveling from Zurich to Munich on any given day, and most offer direct service. There are usually a number of very early and early morning buses, a few morning and early afternoon buses, several afternoon and early evening buses and a few late evening buses on any given day. Passengers can also occasionally book a bus that provides very late service as well.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Zurich to Munich?

    Departure stations: Buses depart Zurich for Munich at several locations. Most bus service leaves from Bus-Parkplatz Sihlqual, which is located on Ausstellungsstrasse 15 very close to Zurich Main Train Station. DB buses depart directly from the Main Train Station itself, which is in the heart of the city center. The Main Train Station offers plenty of restaurants and shops to choose from as well as free WiFi.

    Arrival station: All buses arrive at Munich's Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof (ZOB), the city's central bus terminal. ZOB is located in the district Maxvorstadt, which is a little over a mile from the city center. Passengers can easily take public transportation into town and the bus terminal has several shops, cafes, and restaurants at hand.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Munich from Zurich

    Take the bus to Munich easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Zurich to Munich.
    FAQs

    Is cross-border travel by bus between Zurich, Switzerland and Munich, Germany allowed?

    Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Munich, Germany by bus is: Partially open.

    What is the status of international entry into Germany from Switzerland?

    International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

    Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Zurich?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

    What are the safety rules to follow in Munich, Germany?

    When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

    • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

    The information above was last checked on 5/20/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Zurich and Munich before traveling.

    Do I need to quarantine when I return to Switzerland from Munich, Germany?

    The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Munich to Zurich is: Fully open

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Germany?

    Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Munich?

    What are the requirements?

    • No COVID-19 testing required
    • No quarantine required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

    The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask: Regional advice

    Last checked on 5/9/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Zurich from Munich here.

    What is the price of the cheapest bus from Zurich to Munich?

    Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets to Munich from Zurich for as low as $18 (€16)  for the next 7 days.

    What is the price of a bus ticket from Zurich to Munich?

    The bus price from Zurich to Munich is on average $18 (€16)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.

    How many miles is it from Zurich to Munich by bus?

    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Zurich and Munich by bus to be approximately 149 miles (241 km).

    How long is the bus ride between Zurich and Munich?

    While the time it takes to travel 149 miles (241 km) from Zurich to Munich can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Zurich to Munich bus journey time is on average 3 h 40 min.

    When traveling by bus from Zurich to Munich, which bus station in Zurich do I depart from and which bus station in Munich do I arrive in?

    When taking the bus between Zurich and Munich, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and Zürich. Your route can end in bus stations such as München, ZOB, Munich, Goeppert Mayer Straße/ Frottmain and Munich, Hauptbahnhof Nord.

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Zürich HB   and arrive in München, ZOB.

    Where is the Zurich bus station located? Where is the Munich bus station located?

    Passengers board the bus most frequently from Zürich HB, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at München, ZOB, located 2.8 miles (4.5 km) away from the city center.

    Which bus providers should I travel with from Zurich to Munich?

    If you're looking for buses from Zurich to Munich, you can rely on RegioJet, Eurolines France, Deutsche Bahn, Pinkbus, Eurolines Switzerland, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Flixbus or BlaBlaCar to get you to Munich. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Zurich to Munich route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

    Can I buy a direct bus from Zurich to Munich?

    If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with BlaBlaCar or Pinkbus. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.

    When does the first bus depart from Zurich to Munich? When does the last bus depart from Zurich to Munich?

    You can take the first bus from Zurich to Munich at 6: 00 AM. The last bus from Zurich to Munich that you can take departs at 7: 50 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Zurich to Munich schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

    How early should I buy bus tickets from Zurich to Munich to score the best deals?

    You can find buses to Munich from Zurich to cost on average $18 (€16) 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 trip. You’ll see tickets for the Zurich to Munich bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.