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from Istanbul to Munich

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

Our recommendation

To get from Istanbul to Munich on Dec 1 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:50AMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport2h55 10:45AMMunich Airport
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$981One-way
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09:50AMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport2h55 10:45AMMunich Airport
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$981One-way
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11:50AMIstanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport2h50 12:40PMMunich Airport
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$1321One-way
08:55AMIstanbul Airport2h40 09:35AMMunich Airport
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$2471One-way
04:40PMIstanbul Airport2h40 05:20PMMunich Airport
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$2471One-way

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Tue
Nov 30
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$128pegasus
Wed
Dec 1
$150Eurolines Germany
$88pegasus
Thu
Dec 2
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$72pegasus
Sat
Dec 4
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$118Turkish Airlines
Sun
Dec 5
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$146pegasus
Mon
Dec 6
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$112pegasus

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Travel from Istanbul to Munich
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 Istanbul to Munich.
FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Munich, Germany from Istanbul, Turkey currently allowed?

International travel from Istanbul, Turkey to Munich, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Turkey?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Munich if traveling from Istanbul?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Munich, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/29/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip to Munich from Istanbul.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Istanbul, Turkey from Munich, Germany?

The restriction level for your return to Istanbul, Turkey from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Istanbul from Munich restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Istanbul from Munich?

Conditions of reentry into Turkey:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Istanbul, Turkey?

You should observe these safety measures in Turkey as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Turkey was last checked on 11/29/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Istanbul from Munich closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Istanbul to Munich?

You can travel between Istanbul and Munich 2 different ways: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to go from Istanbul to Munich?

The cheapest way to travel from Istanbul to Munich is by taking a flight with an average price of $70 (€58).

This is compared to other travel options to Munich:

A flight is generally $82 (€68) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $152 (€125) from Istanbul to Munich.

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

The fastest way from Istanbul to Munich is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 35 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 33 h 25 min.

How many miles from Istanbul to Munich would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 981 miles (1582 km) between Istanbul and Munich.

When traveling between Istanbul and Munich, what are the departure and arrival points in Istanbul and Munich?

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

  • Most travelers catch their flight from Istanbul Airport and arrive in Munich Airport.
  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Istanbul to Munich depart from Istanbul, Büyük Otogari to München, ZOB.
Who can get me from Istanbul to Munich?

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

  • You can travel by plane from Istanbul to Munich with pegasus, and you can find pegasus Istanbul to Munich tickets for $70 (€58) on Omio.
  • You can take a bus from Istanbul to Munich with Eurolines Germany. Cheap tickets can be found for $152 (€125) with Eurolines Germany from Istanbul to Munich.
Is it possible to travel directly to Munich from Istanbul?

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

  • You can take a direct flight with pegasus or Turkish Airlines.
  • You can take a direct bus with Eurolines Germany.

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 Istanbul to Munich.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Munich from Istanbul ends?
Many of our customers traveling from Istanbul 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 far in advance should I purchase my Istanbul to Munich one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $70 (€58) one way.
  • Bus tickets cost on average $152 (€125) one way.

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

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