The cheapest buses from Zurich to Munich

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Cheapest

$20

Average

$20

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 $ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 20.

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08:50PMZürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai3h50 12:40AMMünchen, ZOB
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$201One-way

Timetable Zurich to Munich

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Sep 21
$33Deutsche Bahn
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$168Eurowings
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Sep 22
$33Deutsche Bahn
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Sep 23
$24Deutsche Bahn
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$429Eurowings
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Sep 24
$24Deutsche Bahn
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$193Eurowings
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Sep 25
$24Deutsche Bahn
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$429Lufthansa Cityline
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Sep 26
$24Deutsche Bahn
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$429Swiss
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Sep 27
$24Deutsche Bahn
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$429Lufthansa Cityline
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Sep 28
$24Deutsche Bahn
$39Flixbus
$168Eurowings
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Sep 29
$24Deutsche Bahn
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Sep 30
$24Deutsche Bahn
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$168Eurowings
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Oct 1
$33Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$255Eurowings
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Oct 2
$24Deutsche Bahn
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$429Swiss
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Oct 3
$24Deutsche Bahn
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$168Eurowings
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Oct 4
$24Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$429tab
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Oct 5
$24Deutsche Bahn
$45Flixbus
$168Eurowings
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Oct 6
$33Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 7
$24Deutsche Bahn
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$168Eurowings
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Oct 8
$24Deutsche Bahn
$45Flixbus
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Oct 9
$24Deutsche Bahn
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$361Lufthansa Cityline
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Oct 10
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Oct 11
$33Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
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The fastest buses from Zurich to Munich

Showing times and prices for Sep 22

Fastest Journey

3 h 50 m

Average

3 h 50 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

242 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Zurich for Munich every day 1 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 50 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 50 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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08:50PMZürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai3h50 12:40AMMünchen, ZOB
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$201One-way

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Bus Information between Zurich and Munich

distanceDistance149 miles (241 km)
durationAverage bus duration3 h 50 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$28 (€22)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesFlixbus, Deutsche Bahn, RegioJet, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, Expressbus Swiss, PolskiBus or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.

Buses from Zurich to Munich cover the 149 miles (241 km) long route taking on average 3 h 50 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Deutsche Bahn, RegioJet, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, Expressbus Swiss, PolskiBus or STUDENT AGENCY k. S. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $28 (€22), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $20 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in München, ZOB.

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    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.

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    FAQs
    What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my bus from Zurich to Munich?

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

    Is international entry into Munich from Zurich restricted?

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

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Pre-arrival health declaration
    • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

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

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

    The above information was last checked on 9/20/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Zurich and Munich closer to your date of departure here

    What restrictions are there on reentering Switzerland from Munich, Germany?

    The restriction level for your return bus to Zurich, Switzerland from Munich is: Partially open.

    Is my return bus into Zurich from Munich restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

    Conditions of reentry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Health declaration required
    • Health declaration required
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

    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:

    • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 9/20/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Zurich from Munich closer to your date of departure here here.

    What is the price of the cheapest bus from Zurich to Munich?
    Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Zurich to Munich to cost as little as $20 (€16)  in the next 7 days.
    How much does it cost to take a bus to Munich from Zurich?
    If you are looking to book your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Zurich to Munich bus to cost on average $28 (€22)  one way.
    What is the distance to Munich from Zurich by bus?
    You should expect to travel around 149 miles (241 km)  to Munich from Zurich by bus.
    How long is the bus between Zurich and Munich?
    On average the Zurich to Munich bus travel time is 3 h 50 min  for the 149 miles (241 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    What is the departure bus station in Zurich and arrival bus station in Munich?

    There are a few bus stations in Zurich to start your route from including Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and Zurich, Main Station. In Munich you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including München, ZOB, Munich, Goeppert Mayer Straße/ Frottmain and Munich, Hauptbahnhof Nord.

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

    Where is the bus station in Zurich to go to Munich? Where is the bus station in Munich located?

    The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Zürich HB, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Zurich.

    The most popular arrival bus station, München, ZOB, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Munich.

    What bus providers offer a service to Munich from Zurich?
    For the journey from Zurich to Munich you can take a bus with Flixbus, Deutsche Bahn, RegioJet, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, Expressbus Swiss, PolskiBus or STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services from Zurich to Munich on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Are there any nonstop bus services from Zurich to Munich?
    Yes, you can find a direct bus from Zurich to Munich with BlaBlaCar or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.   on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
    When is the earliest bus from Zurich to Munich? When is the last bus from Zurich to Munich?
    You can take the first bus from Zurich to Munich at 3: 20 PM. The last bus from Zurich to Munich that you can take departs at 6: 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 purchase bus tickets to Munich from Zurich to score the best deals?
    You can find buses to Munich from Zurich to cost on average $28 (€22) 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.
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    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Munich
    München ZOB Hackerbrücke
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