How to travel from Gelsenkirchen to Munich

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Travel Information to Munich from Gelsenkirchen

distanceDistance305 miles (492 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$46 - $122
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $46 (€44) • 5 h 43 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $85 (€80) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 305 miles (492 km) to Munich from Gelsenkirchen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $46 (€44). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are BlaBlaCar Bus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Gelsenkirchen to Munich.

Travel Tips: Travel from Gelsenkirchen to Munich

Travel Tips: Travel to Munich easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Gelsenkirchen to Munich.

There are 4 ways to travel from Gelsenkirchen to Munich including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Munich from Gelsenkirchen is by taking a train, which costs on average $46 (€44).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Munich:

A train is $75 (€71) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Gelsenkirchen to Munich costing on average $122 (€115).

Taking a train is about $38 (€36) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $85 (€80) for this journey.

The fastest way from Gelsenkirchen to Munich is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 10 h 1 min.

In comparison, getting to Munich by train can take on average 5 h 43 min.

The distance from Gelsenkirchen to Munich is approximately 305 miles (492 km).

The average frequency per day from Gelsenkirchen to Munich is:

  • 2 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Gelsenkirchen to Munich:

  • Buses from Gelsenkirchen to Munich most often leave from Gelsenkirchen, Hiberniastraße and arrive in München, ZOB.
  • Trains mostly leave from Gelsenkirchen Hbf and tend to arrive in München Hbf.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Gelsenkirchen to Munich:

  • You can take a bus from Gelsenkirchen to Munich with BlaBlaCar Bus. Cheap tickets can be found for $122 (€115) with BlaBlaCar Bus from Gelsenkirchen to Munich.
  • You can go to Munich from Gelsenkirchen by plane with Eurowings. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $85 (€80) with Eurowings from Gelsenkirchen to Munich on Omio.
  • You can travel between Gelsenkirchen and Munich by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $46 (€44) with Deutsche Bahn from Gelsenkirchen to Munich.
Looking to extend your trip from Gelsenkirchen to Munich? Many Omio customers who go from Gelsenkirchen to Munich usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Prague or Paris. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Prague or Paris from Munich, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $122 (€115) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $85 (€80) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $46 (€44) one way.

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

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