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Bus
Flight
Tue
Jul 23
$46FlixTrain
$23Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Wed
Jul 24
$46FlixTrain
$22Bla Bla Bus
$94Germanwings
Thu
Jul 25
$46FlixTrain
$23Flixbus
$94Eurowings
Fri
Jul 26
$46FlixTrain
$23Nomago
$94Germanwings
Sat
Jul 27
$46FlixTrain
$23Eurolines Germany
$118eagle atlantic airlines
Sun
Jul 28
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Eurolines Germany
$143Austrian Airlines
Mon
Jul 29
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Nomago
$94Germanwings
Tue
Jul 30
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Nomago
$94Germanwings
Wed
Jul 31
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$94Eurowings
Thu
Aug 1
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Fri
Aug 2
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$106Germanwings
Sat
Aug 3
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$94Eurowings
Sun
Aug 4
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$141Germanwings
Mon
Aug 5
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$94Eurowings
Tue
Aug 6
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Nomago
$94Eurowings
Wed
Aug 7
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$94Germanwings
Thu
Aug 8
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$94eagle atlantic airlines
Fri
Aug 9
$35Deutsche Bahn
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$94Germanwings
Sat
Aug 10
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$23Eurolines Germany
$94Eurowings
Sun
Aug 11
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Nomago
$94Germanwings
Mon
Aug 12
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$94Eurowings

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Journey Summary

Vienna to Munich Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
5 hours 2 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $38
Trains depart from:Vienna
Trains arrive in:Munich
Distance:356 km
TrainTrain Companies:ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Vienna to Munich

Trains in Europe are an effective way of traveling between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes. Trains from Vienna to Munich are operated by Deutsche Bahn and take 4 and 10 hours to arrive in Munich depending on the service chosen. There are usually 21 trains traveling from Vienna to Munich per day. Some trains are direct; however, most trains require a transfer in either Salzburg or Plattling. The first train departs Vienna at 5:30 a.m. while the last leaves at 11:54 p.m. Vienna to Munich trains depart from either Wien Hauptbahnhof or Wien Westbahnhof and arrive at München Hauptbahnhof.

Vienna to Munich Trains: General Information

Travelers can usually offset some of cost of Vienna to Munich train tickets by planning ahead and checking the prices before booking.

  • All Vienna to Munich trains are run by Deutsche Bahn.
  • Some Vienna to Munich trains are direct; however, most journeys require at least 1 transfer, usually in either Salzburg or Plattling. Occasional journeys require 4 transfers. All trains depart from either Wien Hauptbahnhof or Westbahnhof and arrive at München Hauptbahnhof.
  • The Vienna to Munich train journey takes as little as 4 hours to arrive in Munich.
  • Most travelers book their Vienna 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 Vienna to Munich trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 17% cheaper on average to book a Vienna to Munich train a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the station.
  • Vienna to Munich trains are 29% cheaper on average when booked a week ahead of the travel date.
  • Vienna to Munich train costs are 35% cheaper on average when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

Taking the Train from Vienna

Most trains depart from Wien Hauptbahnhof (or central train station) located in Vienna's city center. Other trains depart from Wien Westbahnhof located at Europaplatz 2 and is well connected to Vienna's city centre by the Vienna Metro system (U-Bahn) and the tram network. Travelers can reach the station by taking the S-Bahn-line S50 or the U3 or U6 underground lines. Six tram lines have stops outside the station entrance.

Getting into Munich by Train

Most trains arrive at Munich’s main station, München Hauptbahnhof, which is conveniently located close to the city center. Much of the city can be explored on foot, but Munich’s main station is also well connected by public transport. Just outside the main station entrance, visitors will find a number of bus and tram stops to take them into the city center. Alternatively, travelers have the option of taking the S-Bahn or U-Bahn, which are located beneath the station.

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Best fares for trains from Vienna to Munich

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Fri, Jul 26
Train
FlixTrain
15:505h 50m21:40
ViennaMunich
Sat, Jul 27
Train
FlixTrain
13:506h 5m19:55
ViennaMunich
Fastest Trains from Vienna to Munich
Tue, Jul 30
Train
Deutsche Bahn
04:304h08:30
ViennaMunich
Sat, Aug 17
Train
Deutsche Bahn
04:304h08:30
ViennaMunich
Sat, Aug 24
Train
Deutsche Bahn
04:304h08:30
ViennaMunich
Return Train Tickets for Munich to Vienna
Thu, Jul 25
Train
FlixTrain
04:306h 21m10:51
MunichVienna
Fri, Jul 26
Train
Deutsche Bahn
18:119h 28m03:39
MunichVienna
Sat, Jul 27
Train
Deutsche Bahn
16:114h 19m20:30
MunichVienna

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Vienna
Munich
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Amenities

TrainWien Westbahnhof

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