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Duration 3h 52m
Distance 392 km
Average price 75€
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Munich and Frankfurt am Main takes 3h 52m and the fastest train takes 3h 32m. There is a train service every few hours from Munich to Frankfurt am Main. 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 via Aschaffenburg

  1. Muenchen Hbf
  2. Aschaffenburg Hbf
  3. Frankfurt am Main
3h 31m
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68€ - 149€

Munich to Frankfurt am Main train times

Trains run hourly between Munich and Frankfurt am Main. The earliest departure is at 16:49 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Munich is at 20:54 which arrives into Frankfurt am Main at 00:59. All services require a transfer at ASCHAFFENBURG HBF and take an average of 3h 52m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Muenchen Hbf and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 40m.

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The distance between Munich and Frankfurt am Main is 304 km. The road distance is 392 km.

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Munich to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Muenchen Hbf station.

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Munich to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Munich and Frankfurt am Main?

You can take a train from Munich to Frankfurt am Main via Aschaffenburg Hbf in around 3h 31m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 90€

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 Muenchen Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Aschaffenburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
60€ - 85€

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Aschaffenburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
70€ - 100€

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Aschaffenburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
21€ - 25€
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€

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 Muenchen Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Nightjet
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€

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