Travel options
from Munich to Paris

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

Our recommendation

To get from Munich to Paris on Dec 5 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:57AMMunich Hbf6h17 06:14PMParis Gare de l'Est
1 changes
09:15AMMünchen, ZOB14h30 11:45PMParis, Pl. du Panthéon
0 changes
Other options
01:34PMMunich Hbf7h17 08:51PMParis Gare de l'Est
3 changes
11:15AMMunich Airport7h50 07:05PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport
1 changes
08:00PMMünchen, ZOB13h55 09:55AMParis
1 changes

Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn

Need a place to stay?

view on map
Top pick hotels
Entire homes & apartments

Find the best accommodation for you, with our partner

View all

Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

Dec 4
Find prices
$60BlaBlaCar Bus
$447TAP Portugal
Dec 5
$122Deutsche Bahn
Dec 6
Dec 7
Dec 8
Dec 9
$194Lufthansa Cityline
Dec 10
$86Deutsche Bahn with connection
$42BlaBlaCar Bus
Dec 11
$86Deutsche Bahn
$150Air Dolomiti
Dec 12
Dec 13
$50Deutsche Bahn with connection
$150Air Dolomiti
Dec 14
$51Deutsche Bahn
$185Air France
Dec 15
$51Deutsche Bahn
$42BlaBlaCar Bus
Dec 16
$51Deutsche Bahn
$48BlaBlaCar Bus
$123Lufthansa Cityline
Dec 17
$69Deutsche Bahn
Dec 18
$80Deutsche Bahn with connection
$58BlaBlaCar Bus
Dec 19
$68Deutsche Bahn with connection
$129Air France
Dec 20
$62Deutsche Bahn with connection
$121Lufthansa Cityline
Dec 21
$63Deutsche Bahn
$129Air France
Dec 22
$69Deutsche Bahn
Dec 23
$75Deutsche Bahn
$121Air Dolomiti
Dec 24
$68Deutsche Bahn with connection
$56Union Ivkoni International
$194Lufthansa Cityline

Travel Information to Paris from Munich

distanceDistance424 miles (684 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$48 - $128
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $48 (€40) • 11 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $128 (€107) • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 424 miles (684 km) by bus, flight or train between Munich and Paris. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $48 (€40). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Munich to Paris.

The Window Seat

Read more about Paris

Capital Gains
Capital Gains

Europe’s biggest capital cities are all mesmerizing in their own right but depending on what type of person you are, one of the big five—Berlin, London, Madrid, Paris and Rome—will call to you more...

Continue reading
Paris: A City Guide
Paris: A City Guide

Oh, la la! There truly is no place like Paris. Stroll down leafy boulevards, people-watch by the Seine or sip on un café in Montmartre in the city that has served as muse to some of the greatest artists...

Continue reading

Travel from Munich to Paris: Journey Details

It's simple to travel from Munich to Paris, and travelers can choose buses, trains or flights. The fastest way to make the journey is flying, which takes just over 1 hour 30 minutes, followed by trains and then buses. The wide range of options means that travelers can find a way to reach Paris at almost any time of day, every day of the week.

Return trips from Paris to Munich are also available.

How to get from Munich to Paris

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Munich to Paris, 78,87% 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 Paris 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.

Search on Omio to find cheap tickets from Munich to Paris. It’s easy to find the most attractive prices and choose your preferred route for your journey. Book on web or app, and travel with your mobile ticket —without the stress of printing your ticket.

Buses from Munich to Paris

Buses from Munich to Paris are a good affordable option. Direct services to the French capital are operated by both Flixbus and Eurolines, and the journey takes between 11 hours 30 minutes and 13 hours 30 minutes. There are also indirect buses operated by Megabus. The first bus leaves at 8:25 a.m., and the final service departs just after midnight. All buses leave from the Hauptbahnhof in the city center.

Trains from Munich to Paris

Trains from Munich to Paris are a convenient way to travel. Deutsche Bahn operates a daily direct service between the two cities, which takes 6 hours 10 minutes to make the journey. A single direct train leaves Munich Hauptbahnhof at 6:25 a.m., but if an early departure is inconvenient, there are indirect trains to choose from as well. These trains take about the same time to reach Paris, with a change at Stuttgart or Mannheim.

Flights from Munich to Paris

Flights from Munich to Paris are the fastest way to travel between the two cities. Direct flights are available from airlines like Lufthansa, Eurowings, Transavia and Air France. Direct flights take 1 hour 35 minutes, and the first departure time of the day is as early as 6:50 a.m. After that, flights take off every hour until 9:45 p.m.

Travel Tips

Travel from Munich to Paris
Travel to Paris 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 Munich to Paris.
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Paris, France if I’m coming from Munich, Germany?

Travel between Munich, Germany and Paris, France is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Paris from Munich?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Paris, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 12/3/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Munich to Paris.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Germany from Paris, France?

The restriction level for your return to Munich, Germany from France is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Munich from Paris restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Munich, Germany?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 12/3/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Munich from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Munich to Paris?

There are 3 ways to get from Munich to Paris: bus, flight or train.

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

The cheapest way to go to Paris from Munich is by taking a bus, which costs on average $48 (€40).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Paris:

Taking a bus is about $80 (€67) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $128 (€107) for this journey.

Taking a bus is about $32 (€27) less than taking a train, which costs on average $80 (€67) for this journey.

What is the quickest way from Munich to Paris?

The fastest way from Munich to Paris is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 35 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 11 h 30 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 47 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Munich to Paris would I travel?

Paris is approximately 424 miles (684 km) away from Munich.

How many services a day are there between Munich and Paris?

The average frequency per day from Munich to Paris is:

  • 5 trains a day.

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

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

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from München, ZOB and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
  • Most travelers board their plane from Munich Airport and arrive in Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Munich to Paris depart from München Hbf to Paris Gare de Lyon.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Munich to Paris?

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

  • You can take a bus from Munich to Paris with BlaBlaCar Bus. Cheap tickets can be found for $48 (€40) with BlaBlaCar Bus from Munich to Paris.
  • You can take a flight from Munich to Paris with Lufthansa. Cheap tickets can be found for $128 (€107) with Lufthansa from Munich to Paris.
  • You can travel by train between Munich and Paris with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Munich to Paris tickets for $80 (€67) on Omio.
Can I travel directly between Munich and Paris?

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

  • You'll find 5 direct trains per day with TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Paris from Munich ends?
Many of our customers traveling from Munich to Paris don't make Paris their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Paris are London, Barcelona or Amsterdam, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Paris to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy tickets from Munich to Paris online for the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $48 (€40) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $128 (€107) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $80 (€67) one way on average.

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