How to get from Munich to Locarno by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Munich to Locarno is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||188 miles (303 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$35 - $413|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $413 (€355) • 1 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 188 miles (303 km) by bus, flight or train between Munich and Locarno. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Munich to Locarno.
You can travel by train or bus for as low as $58 (€50). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of travel services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of travel includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Munich to Locarno travel.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
There are 3 travel options from Munich to Locarno: bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Locarno from Munich is by taking a bus, which costs on average $35 (€30).
This is compared to other ways of getting from Munich to Locarno:
A bus is $378 (€325) less than a flight with an average ticket price of $413 (€355) from Munich to Locarno.
Taking a bus costs $15 (€13) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $50 (€43).
You should expect to travel around 188 miles (303 km) between Munich and Locarno.
The average frequency per day from Munich to Locarno is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Locarno from Munich as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Munich to Locarno:
The following travel companies offer services from Munich to Locarno:
Yes, there are direct services available from Munich to Locarno with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Locarno as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Locarno from Munich.
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