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from Berlin to Munich

You can get from Berlin to Munich by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Berlin to Munich on Sep 27 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:10AMBerlin7h25 05:35PMMünchen, ZOB
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$171One-way
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10:10AMBerlin7h25 05:35PMMünchen, ZOB
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$171One-way
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12:00PMBerlin7h20 07:20PMMünchen, ZOB
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$171One-way
08:00AMBerlin7h20 03:20PMMünchen, ZOB
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$171One-way
09:45AMBerlin, Europaplatz am Hbf. (BEX-Haltestelle)7h50 05:35PMMünchen, ZOB
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$171One-way

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Sun
Sep 26
$45FlixTrain
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$187Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 27
$60Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$205Eurowings
Tue
Sep 28
$30Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$168Eurowings
Wed
Sep 29
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$168Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
$25FlixTrain
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$246Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 1
$30Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$205Eurowings
Sat
Oct 2
$35Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
Oct 3
$67Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$82Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 4
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
$342Eurowings
Tue
Oct 5
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
$168Eurowings
Wed
Oct 6
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$168Eurowings Europe
Thu
Oct 7
$12FlixTrain
$12BlaBlaCar Bus
$168Eurowings
Fri
Oct 8
$25FlixTrain
$12BlaBlaCar Bus
$354Eurowings
Sat
Oct 9
$38Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
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Sun
Oct 10
$40Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$230Eurowings
Mon
Oct 11
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
$280Eurowings
Tue
Oct 12
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
$143Eurowings
Wed
Oct 13
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$168Eurowings Europe
Thu
Oct 14
$12FlixTrain
$12BlaBlaCar Bus
$168Eurowings
Fri
Oct 15
$12FlixTrain
$12BlaBlaCar Bus
$168Eurowings
Sat
Oct 16
$35Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
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Travel Information to Munich from Berlin

distanceDistance312 miles (504 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$17 - $136
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $17 (€14) • 7 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $136 (€109) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 312 miles (504 km) by bus, flight or train between Berlin and Munich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $17 (€14). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Berlin to Munich.

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How to Travel from Berlin to Munich

The journey from Berlin to Munich is popular with people traveling in Germany. Buses, trains, and flights travel frequently from Berlin to Munich every day of the week. There are a number of transport options available for traveling from Berlin to Munich. The fastest method of transport for the almost 600-kilometer journey is by airplane, while the slowest is either bus or train, depending on the route.

Trains from Berlin to Munich | Buses from Berlin to Munich | Flights from Berlin to Munich

Berlin to Munich Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€17

6:10 h

1 Month Ahead

trains

€53

6:00 h

1 Month Ahead

flight

€64

3:53 h

1 Month Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Berlin to Munich?

Cheapest way to travel from Berlin to Munich

Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Berlin to Munich. Buses traveling from Berlin to Munich depart from Berlin ZOB (central bus station) and take between 6 and 11 hours to arrive at Munich ZOB. Over 30 buses travel from Berlin to Munich every day, with the earliest departing Berlin at 2:30 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Berlin to Munich such as Flixbus.


Fastest way to travel from Berlin to Munich

Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Berlin to Munich. Flights depart from either Berlin-Tegel or Berlin-Schönefeld Airport and arrive at Munich Airport after just under 4 hours of travel time. Airlines that travel directly from Berlin to Munich include Transavia, Air Berlin, and Lufthansa. Approximately 30 direct flights travel from Berlin to Munich everyday.


Most popular way to travel from Berlin to Munich

Taking a flight is the most popular way to travel from Berlin to Munich. Taking a flight is almost 2 hours faster than traveling from Berlin to Munich by either train or bus even when travel time to and from the airport is considered. Taking the bus is significantly less expensive; however, buses can take as long as 11 hours to arrive in Munich depending on the departure time and number of transfers.

How to get from Berlin to Munich

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Berlin to Munich, 68,10% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Berlin to Munich and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
What are the ways to get from Berlin to Munich?

There are 3 ways to travel between Berlin and Munich including taking a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Berlin to Munich?

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Munich is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $17 (€14) compared to other travel options to Munich:

A bus is generally $119 (€95) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $136 (€109) from Berlin to Munich.

Taking a bus is usually $37 (€30) less than taking a train to Munich, which costs on average $55 (€44) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Berlin to Munich?

The fastest way from Berlin to Munich is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Munich that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 7 h 5 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 6 min   of travel time.

How far is Munich from Berlin?

The distance is approximately 312 miles (504 km) from Berlin to Munich.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Berlin to Munich?

The average frequency per day from Berlin to Munich is:

  • 12 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Munich from Berlin as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from Berlin to Munich, where do I depart from Berlin and where do I arrive in Munich?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Berlin to Munich:

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Berlin to Munich depart from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof to München, ZOB.
  • Most travelers catch their flight from Berlin Brandenburg Airport and arrive in Munich Airport.
  • Most travelers board their train from Berlin Hbf and arrive in München Hbf.
Which travel companies can get me from Berlin to Munich?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Berlin to Munich, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with BlaBlaCar Bus to go to Munich by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find BlaBlaCar Bus Berlin to Munich tickets on Omio for $17 (€14).
  • Lufthansa Cityline can get you to Munich by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa Cityline from Berlin to Munich for $136 (€109) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Munich by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Munich for $55 (€44) on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly to Munich from Berlin?

Yes, there are direct services available from Berlin to Munich with the following travel companies:

  • You can book a direct bus with BlaBlaCar or BlaBlaCar Bus.
  • You can book a direct flight with Lufthansa.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Munich as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Munich from Berlin.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Berlin and Munich ends?
Your trip from Berlin to Munich doesn't have to end in Munich. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Prague, Paris or Vienna. If you’d like to add Prague, Paris or Vienna to your Berlin to Munich tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Munich today!
How early should I book tickets between Berlin and Munich online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Berlin to Munich, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $17 (€14) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $136 (€109) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $55 (€44) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Berlin to Munich online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Munich
Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm
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Berlin Ostbahnhof
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