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from Frankfurt am Main to Munich

You can get from Frankfurt am Main to Munich by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Frankfurt am Main to Munich on Aug 5 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:00AMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf5h35 01:35PMMünchen, ZOB
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$231One-way
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08:00AMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf5h35 01:35PMMünchen, ZOB
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$231One-way
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02:10PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf5h45 07:55PMMünchen, ZOB
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$231One-way
11:00AMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf5h55 04:55PMMünchen, ZOB
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$231One-way
12:45PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf6h00 06:45PMMünchen, ZOB
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$231One-way

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Wed
Aug 4
$75Deutsche Bahn
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$427Lufthansa
Thu
Aug 5
$25FlixTrain
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$364Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Aug 6
$23Deutsche Bahn
$18BlaBlaCar Bus
$231Lufthansa
Sat
Aug 7
$23Deutsche Bahn
$18BlaBlaCar Bus
$193Lufthansa
Sun
Aug 8
$23Deutsche Bahn
$18BlaBlaCar Bus
$231Lufthansa
Mon
Aug 9
$23Deutsche Bahn
$18BlaBlaCar Bus
$215Lufthansa
Tue
Aug 10
$23Deutsche Bahn
$8BlaBlaCar Bus
$163Lufthansa
Wed
Aug 11
$23Deutsche Bahn
$8BlaBlaCar Bus
$231Lufthansa
Thu
Aug 12
$10FlixTrain
$8BlaBlaCar Bus
$256Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Aug 13
$10FlixTrain
$8BlaBlaCar Bus
$163Lufthansa
Sat
Aug 14
$25FlixTrain
$8BlaBlaCar Bus
$133Lufthansa
Sun
Aug 15
$23Deutsche Bahn
$8BlaBlaCar Bus
$163Lufthansa
Mon
Aug 16
$10FlixTrain
$8BlaBlaCar Bus
$163Lufthansa
Tue
Aug 17
$23Deutsche Bahn
$8Flixbus
$110Lufthansa
Wed
Aug 18
$23Deutsche Bahn
$8BlaBlaCar Bus
$193Lufthansa
Thu
Aug 19
$10FlixTrain
$8Flixbus
$163Lufthansa
Fri
Aug 20
$25FlixTrain
$8Flixbus
$110Lufthansa
Sat
Aug 21
$10FlixTrain
$8Flixbus
$95Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Aug 22
$35Deutsche Bahn
$8BlaBlaCar Bus
$110Lufthansa
Mon
Aug 23
$10FlixTrain
$8Flixbus
$163Lufthansa
Tue
Aug 24
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$8BlaBlaCar Bus
$110Lufthansa

Travel Information to Munich from Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance188 miles (304 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$8 - $119
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $8 (€6) • 5 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $119 (€95) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 188 miles (304 km) to Munich from Frankfurt am Main. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $8 (€6). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Frankfurt am Main to Munich.

How to Travel from Frankfurt to Munich

Frankfurt and Munich are two popular cities for travelers in Germany. Munich is almost 400 kilometers southeast of Frankfurt. This journey is fastest by plane and slowest by bus. Planes and trains leave from the main airport and train station in Frankfurt. Different bus companies offer routes from various departure points in and around the city.

Fastest way to travel from Frankfurt to Munich

The fastest way to travel from Frankfurt to Munich; however, when travel time to and from Frankfurt and Munich's airports is taken into consideration, taking a Deutsche Bahn train is actually the fastest way to travel from Frankfurt to Munich. Flights depart from Frankfurt airport and arrive at Munich airport after an hour of flight time. Lufthansa is the only airline that offers direct flights between Frankfurt to Munich with approximately 10 flights departing Frankfurt per day.

Most popular way to travel from Frankfurt to Munich

Taking a train is the most popular way to travel from Frankfurt to Munich. Traveling from Frankfurt to Munich by train is approximately 20 minutes faster than taking a flight when travel time to and from Frankfurt and Munich's airports is taken into consideration. Taking a train is also significantly less expensive that flying between Frankfurt to Munich. Alternatively, while buses are €53 less expensive, they also take at least 2 hours longer to arrive in Munich. Approximately 20 trains travel from Frankfurt to Munich per day with the first departing Frankfurt at 5:50 a.m.

How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Munich

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Munich, 74,95% 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 Frankfurt am Main 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
How do I get from Frankfurt am Main to Munich?

There are 3 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Munich: bus, flight or train.

What is the distance between Frankfurt am Main and Munich?

The distance is approximately 188 miles (304 km) from Frankfurt am Main to Munich.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Munich?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Frankfurt am Main to Munich:

  • Buses most often depart from Frankfurt am Main at Frankfurt am Main, Hauptbahnhof Fernbusse and arrive in Munich at München, ZOB.
  • Flights mostly depart from Frankfurt am Main Airport and arrive in Munich Airport.
  • Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Munich most often leave from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in München Hbf.
Who can get me from Frankfurt am Main to Munich?

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

  • Travel with BlaBlaCar Bus for buses to Munich. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for BlaBlaCar Bus Frankfurt am Main to Munich tickets on Omio for $8 (€6).
  • Travel with Lufthansa to go to Munich by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Lufthansa Frankfurt am Main to Munich tickets on Omio for $119 (€95).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Munich by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Munich for $35 (€28) on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Frankfurt am Main to Munich?

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

  • You can travel directly by bus with Flixbus or Croatia Bus d. O. O.
  • You can take a direct train with Deutsche Bahn.

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 from Frankfurt am Main to Munich.

Where should I go next after I travel between Frankfurt am Main and Munich?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Frankfurt am Main to Munich often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Prague or Paris. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Frankfurt am Main and Munich itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Munich and any of these top destinations today!
When should I purchase a ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Munich online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Munich, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $8 (€6) one way on average for this journey.
  • A plane ticket costs $119 (€95) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $35 (€28) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Frankfurt am Main to Munich tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

How do I get from Frankfurt am Main to Munich the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel to Munich from Frankfurt am Main is by taking a bus with an average price of $8 (€6).

This is compared to other travel options to Munich:

A bus is $112 (€89) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Frankfurt am Main to Munich costing on average $119 (€95).

Taking a bus is usually $28 (€22) less than taking a train to Munich, which costs on average $35 (€28) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Frankfurt am Main to Munich?

The fastest way to get to Munich from Frankfurt am Main is by flight with an average travel time of 55 min.

Other travel options to Munich can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 5 h 25 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 3 h 39 min.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Frankfurt am Main
Munich
Frankfurt(Main) Hbf
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