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Duration 4h 52m
Distance 579 km
Average price 90€
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Munich and Leverkusen takes 4h 52m and the fastest train takes 4h 45m. There is a train service every few hours from Munich to Leverkusen. 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. Muenchen Hbf
  2. Leverkusen
4h 47m
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102€ - 141€

Munich to Leverkusen train times

Trains run hourly between Munich and Leverkusen. The earliest departure is at 05:47 in the morning, and the last departure from Munich is at 18:51 which arrives into Leverkusen at 00:03. All services require a transfer at KOELN MESSE/DEUTZ GL.11-12 and take an average of 4h 52m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Leverkusen. However, there are services departing from Muenchen Hbf and arriving at Leverkusen Mitte via Koeln Messe/Deutz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 47m.

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The distance between Munich and Leverkusen is 461 km. The road distance is 579 km.

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

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Munich to Leverkusen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 station.

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There are 1785+ hotels available in Leverkusen. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Munich and Leverkusen?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Muenchen Hbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 hourly. Tickets cost 95€ - 140€ and the journey takes 4h 30m. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
95€ - 140€

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 Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
100€ - 140€

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 Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
95€ - 140€

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 Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Nightjet
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
50€ - 70€

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