You can get from Munich to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus or flight.
To get from Munich to Frankfurt am Main on Dec 03 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||188 miles (304 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$10 - $98|
|Cheapest mode||Flight • $10 (€9) • 1 h|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $10 (€9) • 1 h|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 188 miles (304 km) by bus, ferry, flight 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 flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $10 (€9). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Munich to Frankfurt am Main.
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.
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.
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.
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.
There are 4 ways to get from Munich to Frankfurt am Main: bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Munich to Frankfurt am Main is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $10 (€9) compared to other travel options to Frankfurt am Main:
A flight is $42 (€38) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Munich to Frankfurt am Main costing on average $51 (€47).
A flight is $88 (€81) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Munich to Frankfurt am Main costing on average $98 (€90).
The fastest way to get to Frankfurt am Main from Munich is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.
Other travel options to Frankfurt am Main can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 5 h 10 min of travel time.
In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 3 h 32 min.
The distance from Munich to Frankfurt am Main is approximately 188 miles (304 km).
The average frequency per day from Munich to Frankfurt am Main is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Munich to Frankfurt am Main 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 when traveling from Munich to Frankfurt am Main:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Munich to Frankfurt am Main, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Munich to Frankfurt am Main with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Frankfurt am Main as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Munich and Frankfurt am Main.
When planning your trip from Munich to Frankfurt am Main, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Munich to Frankfurt am Main online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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