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Deutsche Bahn

Train Information from Munich to Cottbus

distanceDistance278 miles (448 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 13 min
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Munich to Cottbus cover the 278 miles (448 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 13 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Cottbus Hauptbahnhof.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn trains between Munich and Cottbus

Travel from Munich to Cottbus on Deutsche Bahn trains with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Deutsche Bahn

Germany's largest train company Deutsche Bahn (DB) offers excellent services within Germany and internationally, including a trip from Munich to Cottbus. Find DB train times and tickets for your 278 miles (448 km) journey between Munich and Cottbus with the best deals on Omio. Choose from ticket types including the Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares if you’re looking for the most affordable train from Munich to Cottbus. DB also offers discount cards, such as the Bahncard, 25, 50 and 100, which you can use on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its levels of efficiency and comfort with its range of train types. These include the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the national express Intercity (IC) and international express Eurocity (EC), and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains. These types of trains differ in terms of the comfort and time needed to travel. For example, bathrooms are standard services on these trains, but other amenities like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi access are only available on certain trains.

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Travel Tips

Trains from Munich to Cottbus
Travel by train to Cottbus 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 Munich to Cottbus.
How far is it from Munich to Cottbus by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Munich to Cottbus by train to be approximately 278 miles (448 km).
What is the Munich to Cottbus train travel time?
The Munich to Cottbus train duration is on average 8 h 13 min, which is to be expected when traveling 278 miles (448 km) between Munich and Cottbus. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
When traveling by train from Munich to Cottbus, which train station in Munich do I depart from and which train station in Cottbus do I arrive in?

When departing from Munich, you have various train station options to start your journey from including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. When arriving in Cottbus, you can end your trip in train stations like Cottbus Hauptbahnhof, Cottbus-Sandow and Cottbus.

Omio customers book a train from München Hbf   to Cottbus Hauptbahnhof   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Munich? Where is the train station in Cottbus?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from München Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Cottbus most often arrive at Cottbus Hauptbahnhof and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.

Which train companies should I travel with from Munich to Cottbus?
For the trip from Munich to Cottbus you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Munich to Cottbus on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services per day are there between Munich and Cottbus?
On average, there are 5 trains a day from Munich to Cottbus. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Munich to Cottbus? When can I take the last train for the day?
You can take the first train from Munich to Cottbus at 7: 42 AM. The last train from Munich to Cottbus that you can take departs at 5: 51 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Munich to Cottbus schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

München Hbf is the most popular Munich 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 Munich for your trip to Cottbus.
Amenities at station
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: ICE, RJ, NJ, IC, EC, RE, RB
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