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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Flight
Tue
Jul 23
$173Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47Flixbus
$243Lufthansa
Wed
Jul 24
$82Deutsche Bahn
$41Eurolines France
$141Eurowings
Thu
Jul 25
$106Deutsche Bahn
$41Eurolines France
$221Lufthansa
Fri
Jul 26
$106Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47Flixbus
$221Lufthansa
Sat
Jul 27
$114SNCF | TGV INOUI
$53Eurolines France
$260Lufthansa
Sun
Jul 28
$128SNCF | TGV INOUI
$53Flixbus
$120Sas Airways
Mon
Jul 29
$94Deutsche Bahn
$47Flixbus
$200Eurowings
Tue
Jul 30
$82Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$189Lufthansa
Wed
Jul 31
$59Deutsche Bahn
$47Flixbus
$210Lufthansa
Thu
Aug 1
$70Deutsche Bahn
$53Eurolines France
$210Lufthansa
Fri
Aug 2
$94Deutsche Bahn with connection
$53Flixbus
$200Eurowings
Sat
Aug 3
$82Deutsche Bahn
$53Eurolines France
$307Vueling
Sun
Aug 4
$82Deutsche Bahn
$53Flixbus
$260Lufthansa
Mon
Aug 5
$94Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$223Eurowings
Tue
Aug 6
$70Deutsche Bahn with connection
$41Flixbus
$106Eurowings
Wed
Aug 7
$76Deutsche Bahn
$41Flixbus
$200Eurowings
Thu
Aug 8
$82Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47Flixbus
$106Eurowings
Fri
Aug 9
$82Deutsche Bahn with connection
$53Flixbus
$165Eurowings
Sat
Aug 10
$94Deutsche Bahn
$49Eurolines France
$242Vueling
Sun
Aug 11
$106Deutsche Bahn with connection
$53Flixbus
$156Lufthansa
Mon
Aug 12
$76Deutsche Bahn with connection
$46Karat-S
$110Lufthansa

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Journey Summary

Paris to Munich Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
6 hours 9 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $75
Trains depart from:Paris
Trains arrive in:Munich
Distance:684 km
TrainTrain Companies:SNCF | TGV INOUI, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Paris to Munich

All trains traveling from Paris to Munich depart from Paris Gare de l'Est and arrive at München Hauptbahnhof (central train station). All Deutsche Bahn trains traveling from Paris to Munich require a transfer in either Mannheim, Stuttgart, or Karlsruhe. The TGV train is direct; however, it only departs once per day. The first Paris to Munich train departs at 6:40 a.m. while the last leaves at 7:06 p.m. Trains depart every 2 hours on average.


Paris to Munich trains: Route Summary

  • The Paris to Munich train usually takes approximately 6 hours to complete, with the fastest services taking only 5 hours and 31 minutes to reach Munich.
  • There are 9 trains from Paris to Munich per day.
  • All trains from Paris to Munich are operated by Deutsche Bahn or TGV.
  • No seat reservation is required on Paris to Munich trains.

Paris to Munich Train Schedule

Departure Time

Departure Station

Arrival Station

Journey Time

6:40 a.m.

Paris Gare de l'Est

München Hauptbahnhof

5:31 h

7:20 a.m.

Paris Gare de l'Est

München Hauptbahnhof

6:07 h

9:06 a.m.

Paris Gare de l'Est

München Hauptbahnhof

6:22 h

10:55 a.m.

Paris Gare de l'Est

München Hauptbahnhof

5:32 h

1:55 p.m.

Paris Gare de l'Est

München Hauptbahnhof

5:32 h

3:20 p.m.

Paris Gare de l'Est

München Hauptbahnhof

5:51 h

3:55 p.m.

Paris Gare de l'Est

München Hauptbahnhof

5:32 h

5:55 p.m.

Paris Gare de l'Est

München Hauptbahnhof

5:34 h

7:06 p.m.

Paris Gare de l'Est

München Hauptbahnhof

10:56 h



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Paris to Munich Train Cost

Average prices for Trains from Paris to Munich when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€146

1 Day in Advance

€110

1 Week in Advance

€90

2 Weeks in Advance

€80

1 Month in Advance

€60

3 Months in Advance

€39

Paris to Munich Trains: General Information

Trains in Europe are an effective way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes.

  • autobus All Paris to Munich trains are run by Deutsche Bahn or TGV.
  • autobus Most Paris to Munich trains are direct, depart from Paris Gare de l'Est and arrive at Munich Hauptbahnhof.
  • autobus The Paris to Munich train journey takes as little as 5 hours and 31 minutes to arrive in Munich.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Paris to Munich train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Paris to Munich trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 25% cheaper to book a Paris to Munich train a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the station.
  • Paris to Munich train costs are 38% cheaper when booked 1 week in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.
  • Finally, Paris to Munich train costs are 59% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day you intend to travel.

Taking the Train from Paris

Trains from Paris to Munich leave from the Gare de L'est metro station, which is situated around one and a half miles north of the city center. The closest metro station to Paris' city center is Chatelet, which offers services to Gare de L'est every five minutes via line 4 throughout the week until late, with an average journey time of seven minutes. Taxi services are available, taking just under five minutes to reach Gare de l'Est from the city center.

Getting into Munich by Train

Munich's welcoming and pedestrianized city center is characterized by an eclectic mix of modern and classic architecture, with a diverse range of museums and stunning, immaculately maintained parks to explore. Munich is also renowned for its nightlife, and the party culture is never more vibrant than during Oktoberfest. Trains from Paris to Munich arrive at Munich Hauptbahnhof station, which is located just under two miles west of the city center. Suburban rail lines S1 to S8 all serve the city center from Munich Hauptbahnhof station, with services running every five minutes until late seven days a week, taking two to three minutes to reach the city center. Taxi services are also available and take roughly the same amount of time. Alternatively, you can walk to the city center from Munich Hauptbahnhof in under twenty minutes.

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Best fares for trains from Paris to Munich

This Weekend
This month
Next Month
Fri, Jul 26
Train
Deutsche Bahn with connection
15:556h 32m22:27
ParisMunich
Sat, Jul 27
Train
SNCF | TGV INOUI
15:556h 25m22:20
ParisMunich
Fastest Trains from Paris to Munich
Fri, Aug 16
Train
Deutsche Bahn
04:405h 30m10:10
ParisMunich
Sun, Aug 18
Train
Deutsche Bahn
04:405h 30m10:10
ParisMunich
Sat, Aug 24
Train
Deutsche Bahn
04:405h 30m10:10
ParisMunich
Return Train Tickets for Munich to Paris
Thu, Jul 25
Train
Deutsche Bahn
05:336h 32m12:05
MunichParis
Fri, Jul 26
Train
Deutsche Bahn with connection
13:286h 37m20:05
MunichParis
Sat, Jul 27
Train
Deutsche Bahn with connection
13:346h 31m20:05
MunichParis

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Paris
Munich
TrainGare Saint-Lazare

Amenities

TrainParis Gare Montparnasse

Amenities

TrainParis Gare d'Austerlitz

Amenities

TrainParis Gare de Lyon

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines 1, 14
Bus lines 29, 57, 61, 91, 20, 24, 63, 65, 87
Suburban train lines RER A, D
TrainParis Gare de l'Est

Amenities

TrainParis Gare du Nord

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Metro lines 4, 5
Suburban train lines RER B, D
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.

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