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Duration 5h 6m
Distance 609.9 km
Average price 95€
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Düsseldorf and Munich takes 5h 6m and the fastest train takes 4h 45m. There is an hourly train service from Düsseldorf to Munich. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Munich
5h
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55€ - 150€

Düsseldorf to Munich train times

Trains run hourly between Düsseldorf and Munich. The earliest departure is at 12:21 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Düsseldorf is at 21:51 which arrives into Munich at 06:03. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 5h 6m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Düsseldorf to Munich? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Duesseldorf Hbf and arriving at Muenchen Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Munich is 486 km. The road distance is 609.9 km.

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Düsseldorf to Munich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Duesseldorf Hbf station.

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Düsseldorf to Munich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Muenchen Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Düsseldorf and Munich?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Muenchen Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 110€ - 150€ and the journey takes 5h. Deutsche Bahn Eurocity also services this route once daily.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
110€ - 150€

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Nightjet
Ave. Duration
9h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 75€
Dutch Railways (NS)
Ave. Duration
9h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 130€

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Night train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
9h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 130€
Website
NS
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2nd Class
50€ - 75€
1st Class
90€ - 130€

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