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from Geneva to Munich

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

Our recommendation

To get from Geneva to Munich on Jan 21 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:30PMGeneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere22h30 10:00PMMünchen, ZOB
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$531One-way
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11:30PMGeneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere22h30 10:00PMMünchen, ZOB
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$531One-way
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09:35AMGeneva International Airport1h15 10:50AMMunich Airport
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$3911One-way
01:05PMGeneva International Airport1h15 02:20PMMunich Airport
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$3911One-way
07:00AMGeneva International Airport3h25 10:25AMMunich Airport
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$3811One-way

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Fri
Jan 21
$67Deutsche Bahn
$53BlaBlaCar Bus
$316Sas Airways
Sat
Jan 22
$36Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$327Air Dolomiti
Sun
Jan 23
$36Deutsche Bahn
$59BlaBlaCar Bus
$281Air Dolomiti
Mon
Jan 24
$36Deutsche Bahn
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$272Cityjet
Tue
Jan 25
$36Deutsche Bahn
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$326Brussels Airlines
Wed
Jan 26
$36Deutsche Bahn
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$274Cityjet
Thu
Jan 27
$36Deutsche Bahn
$50Flixbus
$234Air Dolomiti
Fri
Jan 28
$36Deutsche Bahn
$48BlaBlaCar Bus
$235Air Dolomiti
Sat
Jan 29
$36Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$274Sas Airways
Sun
Jan 30
$36Deutsche Bahn
$48BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
Jan 31
$36Deutsche Bahn
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$235Air Dolomiti
Tue
Feb 1
$36Deutsche Bahn
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$274Brussels Airlines
Wed
Feb 2
$36Deutsche Bahn
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$233Brussels Airlines
Thu
Feb 3
$36Deutsche Bahn
$46Flixbus
$235Air Dolomiti
Fri
Feb 4
$36Deutsche Bahn
$56Flixbus
$234Brussels Airlines
Sat
Feb 5
$36Deutsche Bahn
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$160Air Dolomiti
Sun
Feb 6
$36Deutsche Bahn
$60Flixbus
$191Brussels Airlines
Mon
Feb 7
$36Deutsche Bahn
$54BlaBlaCar Bus
$161Air Dolomiti
Tue
Feb 8
$36Deutsche Bahn
$48BlaBlaCar Bus
$192Brussels Airlines
Wed
Feb 9
$36Deutsche Bahn
$60BlaBlaCar Bus
$191Brussels Airlines

Travel Information between Geneva and Munich

distanceDistance287 miles (463 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$31 - $119
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $31 (€26) • 7 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $119 (€99) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSTUDENT AGENCY k. S. Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 287 miles (463 km) by bus, flight or train to Munich from Geneva. 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 $31 (€26). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Geneva to Munich.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Geneva to Munich

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Munich, Germany from Geneva, Switzerland currently allowed?

Travel from Geneva, Switzerland to Munich, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Munich from Geneva restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Munich, Germany from Geneva?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Munich, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 1/19/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Geneva to Munich closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Geneva, Switzerland from Munich, Germany?

Return travel to Geneva, Switzerland from Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Germany?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Switzerland from Germany?

Requirements for reentering Switzerland:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Switzerland?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Switzerland to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Geneva, Switzerland was last verified on 1/13/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Geneva from Munich.

How do I travel from Geneva to Munich?

There are 3 travel options from Geneva to Munich: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Geneva to Munich?

The cheapest way to go to Munich from Geneva is by taking a bus, which costs on average $31 (€26).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Munich:

A bus is generally $88 (€73) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $119 (€99) from Geneva to Munich.

Taking a bus is usually $5 (€4) less than taking a train to Munich, which costs on average $36 (€30) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Geneva to Munich?

The fastest way from Geneva 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 45 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 6 h 22 min.

How far is Munich from Geneva?

The distance is approximately 287 miles (463 km) from Geneva to Munich.

How many services a day are there from Geneva to Munich?

The average frequency per day from Geneva to Munich is:

  • 4 trains a day.

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

Where do I depart from Geneva? Where do I arrive in Munich?

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Geneva, Eaux-Vives and arrive in München, ZOB.
  • Most travelers catch their flight from Geneva International Airport and arrive in Munich Airport.
  • Most travelers board their train from Genève and arrive in München Hbf.

Who can get me from Geneva to Munich?

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

  • STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Can get you to Munich by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Geneva to Munich for $31 (€26) on Omio.
  • Lufthansa Cityline can take you to Munich by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Lufthansa Cityline from Geneva to Munich for $119 (€99).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Munich by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Geneva to Munich for $36 (€30) on Omio.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Geneva to Munich?

Many of our customers traveling from Geneva to Munich don't make Munich their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Munich are Berlin, Prague or Paris, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Munich to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I buy tickets to Munich from Geneva online for the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket costs $31 (€26) one way on average for this trip.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $119 (€99) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $36 (€30) one way.

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