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Overview: Train from Munich to Gießen

distanceDistance213 miles (344 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price$32 (€27)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Munich to Gießen cover the 213 miles (344 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 14 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $22 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $32 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Gießen.

Train companies: Travel with Deutsche Bahn between Munich and Gießen

For as little as $22 (€18) you can travel by train between Munich and Gießen with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Deutsche Bahn

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 Munich to Gießen train.

Munich to Gießen train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 49 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 11 a day

Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets from Munich to Gießen and when traveling by train:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Munich to Gießen

Travel by train to Gießen 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 Gießen.

How much do cheap train tickets to Gießen from Munich cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Munich to Gießen trains for as little as $22 (€18)  in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket from Munich to Gießen?

The train price from Munich to Gießen is on average $32 (€27)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.

How many miles is it from Munich to Gießen by train?

You should expect to travel around 213 miles (344 km)  to Gießen from Munich by train.

How many hours is the train time to Gießen from Munich?

On average the Munich to Gießen train travel time is 5 h 14 min  for the 213 miles (344 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What station does the train from Munich to Gießen depart from? Which Gießen train station do I come into from Munich?

Some of the Munich train stations to Gießen you can start your journey from include München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Gießen include Gießen, Gießen Licher Str and Gießen Oswaldsgarten.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from München Hbf   and arriving in Gießen.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from München Hbf and travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Gießen and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (940 m) from the train station to the city center in Gießen.

Which train providers should I travel with from Munich to Gießen?

When taking a train from Munich to Gießen, you can count on Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Gießen. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Gießen from Munich and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

How many trains per day are there to Gießen from Munich?

The average number of trains departing Munich for Gießen is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When does the first train depart from Munich to Gießen? When does the last train depart from Munich to Gießen?

You can take the earliest train from Munich to Gießen at 5: 19 AM   or take the last train from Munich to Gießen leaving at 5: 19 AM. Look for the latest Munich to Gießen train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

When should I book the Munich to Gießen train for the best deals on tickets?

The price of a one way train ticket from Munich to Gießen is on average $32 (€27) 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 providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets between Munich and Gießen available a few months in advance.

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 Gießen.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+49 8913081055
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for München 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