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from Munich to Berlin

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

Our recommendation

To get from Munich to Berlin on Jan 17 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:10AMMünchen, ZOB7h20 05:30PMBerlin
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$311One-way
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10:10AMMünchen, ZOB7h20 05:30PMBerlin
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$311One-way
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10:10AMMünchen, ZOB7h45 05:55PMBerlin, Europaplatz am Hbf. (BEX-Haltestelle)
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$311One-way
01:00PMMünchen, ZOB7h20 08:20PMBerlin
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$311One-way
04:55PMMunich Hbf4h34 09:29PMBerlin Hbf
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$811One-way

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Tue
Jan 18
$34Deutsche Bahn
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$127Eurowings
Wed
Jan 19
$34Deutsche Bahn
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$127Eurowings
Thu
Jan 20
$42Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$270Lufthansa
Fri
Jan 21
$34Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$127Eurowings
Sat
Jan 22
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$150Lufthansa
Sun
Jan 23
$34Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$150Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Jan 24
$22Deutsche Bahn
$22BlaBlaCar Bus
$127Tuifly
Tue
Jan 25
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$127Eurowings
Wed
Jan 26
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$127Eurowings
Thu
Jan 27
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$184Lufthansa
Fri
Jan 28
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$127Eurowings
Sat
Jan 29
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$137Lufthansa
Sun
Jan 30
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$137Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Jan 31
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$124Lufthansa
Tue
Feb 1
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$124Lufthansa
Wed
Feb 2
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$127Eurowings
Thu
Feb 3
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$150Lufthansa
Fri
Feb 4
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$127Eurowings
Sat
Feb 5
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$124Lufthansa

Travel Information from Munich to Berlin

distanceDistance312 miles (504 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $128
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $15 (€12) • 7 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $128 (€105) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings, BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 312 miles (504 km) to Berlin from 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 $15 (€12). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Eurowings, BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Munich to Berlin.

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How to Travel from Munich to Berlin

The trip from Munich to Berlin is popular with travelers in Germany. Berlin lies 500 kilometers northeast of Munich and passengers can make the journey in comfort by bus, train or plane. Domestic flights are the fastest mode of transport taking just 75 minutes. High-speed trains also offer a speedy option making the journey in around 6 hours. Coaches offer an economical option and take 7-11 hours for the journey.

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

Munich to Berlin Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€17

6:50 h

1 Month Ahead

trains

€46

6:20 h

2 Weeks Ahead

flight

€60

3:53 h

1 Month Ahead



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

Cheapest way to travel from Munich to Berlin


cheap

Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Munich to Berlin. Buses traveling from Munich to Berlin depart from Munich ZOB (central bus station) and take at least 6:50 h to arrive at Berlin ZOB am Funkturm. Over 30 buses travel from Munich to Berlin everyday with buses beginning to depart Munich at 6:55 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Munich to Berlin include Flixbus and PolskiBus.


Fastest way to travel from Munich to Berlin


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Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Munich to Berlin. Flights depart from Munich airport and arrive at either Berlin's Tegel or Schönefeld airport after approximately 4 hours of travel time. Airlines that travel directly from Munich to Berlin include Transavia, AirBerlin, and Lufthansa. Over 30 direct flights travel from Munich to Berlin everyday.


Most popular way to travel from Munich to Berlin


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Taking a flight is the most popular way to travel from Munich to Berlin. Taking a flight is at least 2:20 h faster than taking either the bus or train. The convenient public transportation options from Munich and Berlin's airports to their respective city centers also help reduce the total travel time when flying between Munich and Berlin. Traveling from Munich to Berlin by train is also a popular option if you're booking last minute or prefer avoiding the airport.


How to get from Munich to Berlin

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Munich to Berlin, 68,63% 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 Munich to Berlin 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 reach Berlin from Munich?

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

What is the cheapest way to travel between Munich and Berlin?

The cheapest way to travel between Munich and Berlin is by taking a bus with an average price of $15 (€12).

This is compared to other travel options to Berlin:

A bus is generally $113 (€93) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $128 (€105) from Munich to Berlin.

Taking a bus is usually $7 (€6) less than taking a train to Berlin, which costs on average $22 (€18) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Munich to Berlin?

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

Other travel options to Berlin can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 7 h 20 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 4 h 33 min.

What is the distance from Munich to Berlin?

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

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

The average frequency per day from Munich to Berlin is:

  • 25 trains a day.

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

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

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

  • Flights from Munich to Berlin most often leave from Munich Airport and arrive in Berlin Brandenburg Airport.
  • Buses mostly depart from München, ZOB and arrive in Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof.
  • Trains mostly depart from München Hbf and arrive in Berlin Hbf.

Which travel companies can take me from Munich to Berlin?

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

  • You can take a flight from Munich to Berlin with Eurowings. Cheap tickets can be found for $128 (€105) with Eurowings from Munich to Berlin.
  • You can go to Berlin from Munich by bus with BlaBlaCar Bus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $15 (€12) with BlaBlaCar Bus from Munich to Berlin on Omio.
  • You can go to Berlin from Munich by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $22 (€18) with Deutsche Bahn from Munich to Berlin on Omio.

Is there a way to travel directly from Munich to Berlin?

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

  • You can travel directly by plane with Lufthansa.
  • You can take a direct bus with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or BlaBlaCar Bus.

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

Where should I go next after I travel between Munich and Berlin?

Omio customers who travel from Munich to Berlin often also extend their vacation to go to Amsterdam, Prague or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Berlin and these popular destinations at a great price.

When should I book a ticket from Munich to Berlin online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost $128 (€105) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets cost on average $15 (€12) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $22 (€18) one way.

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