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Cheap train tickets from Gelsenkirchen to Munich

Showing times and prices for Jul 21

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Gelsenkirchen to Munich is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
07:29AM5h37
Gelsenkirchen
01:06PMMunich
$301One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:02AM6h37
Gelsenkirchen
01:39PMMunich
$801One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
03:34PM7h09
Gelsenkirchen
10:43PMMunich
$1511One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:12AM6h10
Gelsenkirchen
01:22PMMunich
$1511One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Gelsenkirchen to Munich

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, July 21
Deutsche Bahn
03:34PM7h09
Gelsenkirchen
10:43PMMunich
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:02AM6h37
Gelsenkirchen
01:39PMMunich
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:29AM5h37
Gelsenkirchen
01:06PMMunich
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:12AM6h10
Gelsenkirchen
01:22PMMunich
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Gelsenkirchen to Munich

Showing times and prices for Jul 21

Fastest Journey

5 h 37 m

Average

6 h 23 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

492 km

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

Deutsche Bahn
07:29AM5h37
Gelsenkirchen
01:06PMMunich
$301One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:12AM6h10
Gelsenkirchen
01:22PMMunich
$1511One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:02AM6h37
Gelsenkirchen
01:39PMMunich
$801One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
03:34PM7h09
Gelsenkirchen
10:43PMMunich
$1511One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Gelsenkirchen to Munich

distanceDistance305 miles (492 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price$124 (€107)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Gelsenkirchen to Munich cover the 305 miles (492 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 34 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $28 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $124 (€107). Travelers depart most frequently from Gelsenkirchen Hbf and arrive in Munich Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Gelsenkirchen to Munich trains

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Gelsenkirchen to Munich from $28 (€24). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Gelsenkirchen to Munich train.

Deutsche Bahn from Gelsenkirchen to Munich train information:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 37 min
  • Cheapest Price: $28
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 12 a day

FAQs: Trains from Gelsenkirchen to Munich

FAQs: Travel by train from Gelsenkirchen 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 Gelsenkirchen to Munich.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Gelsenkirchen to Munich can start from as little as $28 (€24) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Gelsenkirchen to Munich is $124 (€107); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Gelsenkirchen to Munich is 5 h 34 min   to travel the 305 mile (492 km) long route, with around there are 12 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Gelsenkirchen to Munich leaves at 5: 59 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Gelsenkirchen to Munich leaves at 8: 39 AM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Gelsenkirchen to Munich without having to change trains with Deutsche Bahn. There is 1 direct train from Gelsenkirchen to Munich each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Gelsenkirchen to Munich train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route to Munich from Gelsenkirchen as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Gelsenkirchen, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen-Hassel station and Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen station. When arriving in Munich, you can end your journey in train stations like Munich Hbf, Munich Airport Terminal station and Munich Ost.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Gelsenkirchen Hbf, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Munich Hbf, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Gelsenkirchen to Munich by train is November.
You have options as you can travel between Gelsenkirchen and Munich 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Gelsenkirchen and Munich

Gelsenkirchen
Munich
The major railway station for departures from Gelsenkirchen is Gelsenkirchen Hbf. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Gelsenkirchen Hbf for your journey from Gelsenkirchen to Munich.
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WifiWifi
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ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
The major train station for arrivals in Munich is Munich Hbf. Find all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Munich Hbf for your journey to Munich from Gelsenkirchen.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+49 8913081055
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for Munich Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U4, U5, U7
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S6, S7, S8
Tram lines: 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
Bus lines: 68, X98
Train lines: ICE, RJ, NJ, IC, EC, RE, RB

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