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from Munich to Frankfurt am Main

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

Our recommendation

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

08:00AMMünchen, ZOB5h35 01:35PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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$221One-way
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08:00AMMünchen, ZOB5h35 01:35PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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$221One-way
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09:45AMMünchen, ZOB5h55 03:40PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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$221One-way
08:00AMMünchen, ZOB6h10 02:10PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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$221One-way
09:45AMMünchen, ZOB6h20 04:05PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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$221One-way

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Mon
Sep 20
$19FlixTrain
$25Flixbus
$228Lufthansa
Tue
Sep 21
$37Deutsche Bahn
$20Flixbus
$228Lufthansa
Wed
Sep 22
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$326Lufthansa
Thu
Sep 23
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$282Lufthansa
Fri
Sep 24
$10FlixTrain
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$200Lufthansa
Sat
Sep 25
$10FlixTrain
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$161Lufthansa
Sun
Sep 26
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$161Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 27
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$131Lufthansa
Tue
Sep 28
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$131Lufthansa
Wed
Sep 29
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$318Lufthansa
Thu
Sep 30
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$318Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 1
$10FlixTrain
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$273Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Oct 2
$10FlixTrain
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$131Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 3
$12FlixTrain
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$94Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 4
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$191Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Oct 5
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$109Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 6
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$170Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 7
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$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$140Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 8
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$118Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 9
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$109Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 10
$22Deutsche Bahn
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$94Lufthansa

Travel Information to Frankfurt am Main from Munich

distanceDistance188 miles (304 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$7 - $132
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $7 (€6) • 5 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $132 (€105) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa, BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 188 miles (304 km) by flight, bus or train from Munich to Frankfurt am Main. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $7 (€6). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Lufthansa, BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Munich to Frankfurt am Main.

Travel from Munich to Frankfurt: Journey Details

Traveling between Munich and Frankfurt is easy to arrange, fast and very affordable. Travelers in Germany who want to commute between cities may choose between bus, rail or airplane journeys, depending on which suits their unique travel requirements. They can also opt for a rideshare option, which shortens the journey duration by a few hours and is likewise, very affordable. It is also possible to travel by private rental car, which can be collected at the airport upon arrival.

Return trips from Frankfurt to Munich are also available.

How to get from Munich to Frankfurt am Main

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Munich to Frankfurt am Main, 83,80% 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 Frankfurt am Main 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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Buses from Munich to Frankfurt

There are regular buses from Munich to Frankfurt available every day of the week. Bus trips are offered by Megabus, Flixbus and Eurolines. Buses depart from Munich coach station. One change journeys from Munich to Frankfurt take between 7.5 to 8.5 hours to arrive at Frankfurt central bus station.

Trains from Munich to Frankfurt

There are regular and frequent high speed trains traveling from Munich to Frankfurt every day. Trains from Munich to Frankfurt are offered by Deutsche Bahn and usually require approximately 3.5 hours to complete the journey. Train journeys are substantially cheaper than flights and the journey is only about 30 minutes longer.

Flights from Munich to Frankfurt

Regular flights from Munich and Frankfurt are available every day of the week. Flights from Munich to Frankfurt take about 2h50m and are a fast and affordable transportation optrion. Lufthansa offers nonstop flights which depart from Munich Airport and arrive at Frankfurt airport. There are also flights offered by Air Berlin, which are 1-stop flights. Lufthansa also offers 1-stop flights.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Munich
Frankfurt am Main
München ZOB Hackerbrücke
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München Hbf
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines U1, U2, U4, U5, U7, U8<br>Bus lines 58<br>Tram lines 16, 17, 20, 21, 22
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
München Ost
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