There are 10 ways to get from Vienna to Munich by train, bus, night train, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to München Hbf Rj

$65 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Munich, Munich central bus station N136 / ...

$23 - $40

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Train via Salzburg Hbf  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Mitte to Salzburg Hbf Wb / ...
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...

$73 - $116

Train via Salzburg  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Meidling to Salzburg
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...

$73 - $118

Night train  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to München Ost En

$65 - $110

Rideshare  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Vienna to Munich 254.1 miles

$26

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Munich 254.3 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Munich  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Munich (MUC) VIE - MUC

$96 - $346

Fly to Salzburg, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Salzburg (SZG) VIE - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf

$118 - $373

Fly to Innsbruck, train  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Innsbruck (INN) VIE - INN
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to München Ost

$156 - $422

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Munich is to rideshare which costs 22€ and takes 5 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Munich is to fly which takes 2 h 59 min and costs 80€ - 300€.

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The distance between Vienna and Munich is 356 km. The road distance is 407 km.

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The train from Wien Hbf to München Hbf takes 4 h including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at München Hbf. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

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What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Munich, Germany?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Vienna to Munich 5 times a day. Tickets cost $65 - $100 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Vienna to Munich every 4 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Munich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Vienna to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Munich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Mitte to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Meidling to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to München Ost
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to München Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Vienna, Vienna Mitte to Salzburg, Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf. to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Vienna to Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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