The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Munich to Karlsruhe is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
2 h 49 m
3 h 26 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Munich for Karlsruhe every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||157 miles (253 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 49 min|
|Average train ticket price||$43 (€39)|
|Train frequency||24 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 5 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||TGV, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Munich to Karlsruhe cover the 157 miles (253 km) long route taking on average 2 h 49 min with our travel partners like TGV, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 24 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $20 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $43 (€39). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.
Travel to Karlsruhe from Munich from $20 (€18) with Omio’s train partners TGV and Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40,000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Karlsruhe from Munich. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn from Munich to Karlsruhe train information:
When departing from Munich, you have various train station options to start your route from including München Hbf, München Flughafen Terminal and München Ost. When arriving in Karlsruhe, you can end your journey in train stations like Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe Bahnhofsvorplatz.
Passengers board the train most frequently from München Hbf, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Karlsruhe Hbf, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre.
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