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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Flight
Fri
Jul 19
$165Deutsche Bahn
$53Flixbus
$151easyJet
Sat
Jul 20
$141Deutsche Bahn
$14Bla Bla Bus
$125Lufthansa
Sun
Jul 21
$66Deutsche Bahn
$29Bla Bla Bus
$92Lufthansa
Mon
Jul 22
$80Deutsche Bahn
$14Bla Bla Bus
$66Lufthansa
Tue
Jul 23
$71Deutsche Bahn
$14Bla Bla Bus
$41Germanwings
Wed
Jul 24
$45Deutsche Bahn
$14Bla Bla Bus
$41Germanwings
Thu
Jul 25
$45Deutsche Bahn
$14Bla Bla Bus
$77easyJet
Fri
Jul 26
$23Deutsche Bahn
$22Bla Bla Bus
$47Germanwings
Sat
Jul 27
$23Deutsche Bahn
$18Bla Bla Bus
$41Germanwings
Sun
Jul 28
$111Deutsche Bahn
$22Bla Bla Bus
$41Germanwings
Mon
Jul 29
$64Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$41Germanwings
Tue
Jul 30
$23Deutsche Bahn
$14Bla Bla Bus
$41Germanwings
Wed
Jul 31
$31Deutsche Bahn
$14Bla Bla Bus
$41Germanwings
Thu
Aug 1
$35Deutsche Bahn
$12Bla Bla Bus
$41Germanwings
Fri
Aug 2
$23Deutsche Bahn
$14Bla Bla Bus
$41Germanwings
Sat
Aug 3
$23Deutsche Bahn
$18Bla Bla Bus
$41Germanwings
Sun
Aug 4
$31Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
$41Germanwings
Mon
Aug 5
$56Deutsche Bahn
$18Bla Bla Bus
$41Germanwings
Tue
Aug 6
$23Deutsche Bahn
$14Bla Bla Bus
$41Germanwings
Wed
Aug 7
$23Deutsche Bahn
$12Bla Bla Bus
$41Germanwings
Thu
Aug 8
$35Deutsche Bahn
$14Bla Bla Bus
$35Germanwings

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Journey Summary

Berlin to Munich Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
6 hours
Train Ticket Price: $46
Trains depart from:Berlin
Trains arrive in:Munich
Distance:505 km
TrainTrain Companies:Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Berlin to Munich

Trains in Germany are an effective way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes. All trains traveling from Berlin to Munich are operated by Deutsche Bahn, with approximately 29 trains making the journey every day. Most Berlin to Munich trains are direct; however, some trains require a transfer in either Frankfurt, Fulda, Nuremberg, or Göttingen. Occasional journeys require 2 or more transfers. Trains take between 6 and 10½ hours to arrive in Munich, depending on if a transfer is required. The first train of the day departs Berlin at 4:27 a.m. while the last leaves at 11:53 p.m. All Berlin to Munich trains depart from Berlin Hauptbahnhof (main train station) and arrive at München Hauptbahnhof (main train station).

Berlin to Munich Train Cost

Average prices for trains from Berlin to Munich when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€137

1 Day in Advance

€131

1 Week in Advance

€108

2 Weeks in Advance

€91

1 Month in Advance

€84

3 Months in Advance

€72

Berlin to Munich Trains: General Information


Travelers in Germany can offset some of the cost of Berlin to Munich train tickets by planning ahead and booking tickets as far in advance as possible.

  • autobus All Berlin to Munich trains are run by Deutsche Bahn.
  • autobus Most Berlin to Munich trains are direct; however, many journeys require a transfer at either Frankfurt, Fulda, Nuremberg, or Göttingen. Occasional journeys require 2 or 3 transfers. All trains depart from Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arrive at München Hauptbahnhof.
  • autobus The Berlin to Munich train journey takes as little as 6 hours and 4 minutes to arrive in Munich.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Berlin to Munich train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.




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

  • It is 4% cheaper on average to book a Berlin to Munich train a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the train station.
  • It is 21% cheaper on average to purchase Berlin to Munich train tickets a week ahead of the travel date.
  • Berlin to Munich train costs are 39% cheaper on average when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

Taking the Train from Berlin

The departure point for trains from Berlin to Munich is the newly built Berlin Hauptbahnhof which is located on the River Spree, close to the city center. Frequent buses and four lines of the S-Bahn link the station with the center, surrounding villages, and the airport. Berlin has a night bus service seven days a week while the U-Bahn operates throughout the night at the weekend. Taxis are also available at the station.

Getting into Munich by Train

The point of arrival for trains from Berlin is München Hauptbahnhof which is conveniently located in the city center on Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt. The station has good transportation links to Munich and surrounding areas with several tram lines, two Munich U-Bahn stations, and Metro buses. Taxi ranks are also located at the station entrances.

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Best fares for trains from Berlin to Munich

This month
Next Month
Sun, Jul 21
Train
Deutsche Bahn
19:2810h 4m05:32
BerlinMunich
Mon, Jul 22
Train
Deutsche Bahn
16:304h 32m21:02
BerlinMunich
Tue, Jul 23
Train
Deutsche Bahn
04:304h 32m09:02
BerlinMunich
Fastest Trains from Berlin to Munich
Mon, Jul 29
Train
Deutsche Bahn
16:054h20:05
BerlinMunich
Fri, Aug 9
Train
Deutsche Bahn
04:304h 30m09:00
BerlinMunich
Wed, Aug 21
Train
Deutsche Bahn
04:304h 30m09:00
BerlinMunich
Return Train Tickets for Munich to Berlin
Sun, Jul 21
Train
Deutsche Bahn
19:4710h 11m05:58
MunichBerlin
Mon, Jul 22
Train
Deutsche Bahn
17:554h 36m22:31
MunichBerlin
Tue, Jul 23
Train
Deutsche Bahn
16:564h 39m21:35
MunichBerlin

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Berlin
Munich
TrainBerlin Hbf

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines U5
Bus lines M41, M85, 120, 123, 142, 147, 245
Suburban train lines S3, S5, S7, S9
Tram lines M5, M8, M10
TrainBerlin Ostbahnhof

Amenities

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