Cheap train tickets from Karlsruhe to Munich

Showing times and prices for Dec 8

Cheapest

$29

Average

$38

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 Karlsruhe to Munich will cost around $ 38 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 29.

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08:06PMKarlsruhe Hbf4h26 12:32AMMunich Hbf
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$291One-way
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06:28PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h08 09:36PMMunich Hbf
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$291One-way
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09:06PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h21 12:27AMMunich Hbf
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$291One-way
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02:11AMKarlsruhe Hbf3h52 06:03AMMunich Hbf
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$331One-way
04:28PMKarlsruhe Hbf2h59 07:27PMMunich Hbf
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$361One-way

Train schedule from Karlsruhe to Munich

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02:11AMKarlsruhe Hbf3h52 06:03AMMunich Hbf
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04:53AMKarlsruhe Hbf3h24 08:17AMMunich Hbf
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05:59AMKarlsruhe Hbf3h14 09:13AMMunich Hbf
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06:01AMKarlsruhe Hbf3h29 09:30AMMunich Hbf
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06:58AMKarlsruhe Hbf3h13 10:11AMMunich Hbf
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07:06AMKarlsruhe Hbf3h21 10:27AMMunich Hbf
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08:06AMKarlsruhe Hbf3h06 11:12AMMunich Hbf
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08:33AMKarlsruhe Hbf3h37 12:10PMMunich Hbf
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09:28AMKarlsruhe Hbf2h59 12:27PMMunich Hbf
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09:33AMKarlsruhe Hbf3h39 01:12PMMunich Hbf
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10:05AMKarlsruhe Hbf3h22 01:27PMMunich Hbf
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10:33AMKarlsruhe Hbf3h38 02:11PMMunich Hbf
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11:06AMKarlsruhe Hbf3h21 02:27PMMunich Hbf
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12:06PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h06 03:12PMMunich Hbf
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12:33PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h38 04:11PMMunich Hbf
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01:28PMKarlsruhe Hbf2h59 04:27PMMunich Hbf
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02:06PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h21 05:27PMMunich Hbf
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02:33PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h38 06:11PMMunich Hbf
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03:06PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h21 06:27PMMunich Hbf
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04:06PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h05 07:11PMMunich Hbf
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04:28PMKarlsruhe Hbf2h59 07:27PMMunich Hbf
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04:33PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h38 08:11PMMunich Hbf
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05:06PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h21 08:27PMMunich Hbf
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06:06PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h06 09:12PMMunich Hbf
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06:28PMKarlsruhe Hbf2h59 09:27PMMunich Hbf
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06:28PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h08 09:36PMMunich Hbf
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06:33PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h42 10:15PMMunich Hbf
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07:06PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h20 10:26PMMunich Hbf
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08:06PMKarlsruhe Hbf4h26 12:32AMMunich Hbf
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08:28PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h01 11:29PMMunich Hbf
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09:06PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h21 12:27AMMunich Hbf
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Fastest train times from Karlsruhe to Munich

Showing times and prices for Dec 8

Fastest Journey

2 h 59 m

Average

3 h 22 m

Trains per day

31

Distance

254 km

Of the 31 trains that leave Karlsruhe 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 trains cover the 254 km distance in an average of 3 h 22 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 59 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 26 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.

Fastest
04:28PMKarlsruhe Hbf2h59 07:27PMMunich Hbf
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$361One-way
Fastest
06:28PMKarlsruhe Hbf2h59 09:27PMMunich Hbf
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$361One-way
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09:28AMKarlsruhe Hbf2h59 12:27PMMunich Hbf
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$361One-way
Fastest
01:28PMKarlsruhe Hbf2h59 04:27PMMunich Hbf
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$361One-way
2nd Fastest
08:28PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h01 11:29PMMunich Hbf
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$361One-way

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Overview: Train from Karlsruhe to Munich

distanceDistance157 miles (253 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price$23 (€20)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, TGV or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Karlsruhe to Munich cover the 157 miles (253 km) long route taking on average 2 h 59 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, TGV or Deutsche Bahn with connection. 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 $21 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $23 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in München Hbf.

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Train to Munich from Karlsruhe with Deutsche Bahn and TGV

Deutsche Bahn and TGV trains will get you to Munich from Karlsruhe from $21 (€18). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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TGV

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 Karlsruhe to Munich train.

Karlsruhe to Munich train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 45 min
  • Average Price: $21
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 6 a day

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Karlsruhe and Munich, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips

Trains from Karlsruhe to Munich
Travel by train 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 Karlsruhe to Munich.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Karlsruhe to Munich?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Karlsruhe to Munich to cost as little as $21 (€18)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train from Karlsruhe to Munich?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $23 (€20)  for a train ticket between Karlsruhe and Munich.
How far is it from Karlsruhe to Munich by train?
You should expect to travel around 157 miles (253 km)  between Karlsruhe and Munich by train.
How long is a train from Karlsruhe to Munich on average?
The Karlsruhe to Munich train duration is on average 2 h 59 min, which is to be expected when traveling 157 miles (253 km) from Karlsruhe to Munich. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Karlsruhe and arrival train station in Munich?

There are a few train stations in Karlsruhe to start your trip from including Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen. In Munich you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf   and arrive in München Hbf.

Where is the departure train station in Karlsruhe located? Where is the arrival train station in Munich located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Karlsruhe Hbf, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Karlsruhe.

The most popular arrival train station, München Hbf, is located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city center of Munich.

What train companies offer a service between Karlsruhe and Munich?
For the journey from Karlsruhe to Munich you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, TGV or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Munich from Karlsruhe on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Can I buy a direct train from Karlsruhe to Munich?
Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day from Karlsruhe to Munich. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Deutsche Bahn or TGV. Nonstop train 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 train tickets.
How many trains per day are there to Munich from Karlsruhe?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Karlsruhe to Munich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Karlsruhe to Munich? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first Karlsruhe to Munich train departs at 6: 06 AM   and the last train from Karlsruhe to Munich leaves at 8: 06 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Karlsruhe to Munich on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I purchase train tickets between Karlsruhe and Munich to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Karlsruhe to Munich is on average $23 (€20) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets between Karlsruhe and Munich available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Karlsruhe
Munich
Karlsruhe Hbf is the most popular Karlsruhe railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Karlsruhe for your trip to Munich.