There are 7 ways to get from Munich to Rome by subway, plane, train, bus, night train or car

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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Subway, fly  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Rome (FCO) MUC - FCO

$71 - $252

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Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Rome N531 / ...

$50 - $85

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Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova Ec
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini Fa / ...

$106 - $164

Train Trenitalia  •  13 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Roma Termini En

$75 - $160

Bus Busitalia Simet S.p.A.  •  13 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich to Rimini
  2. Take the bus from Rimini Station to Roma Roma

$61 - $92

Night train  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Take the night train from München Hbf to Roma Termini Nj

$110 - $190

Drive  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Rome 574.3 miles

$130 - $200

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station station and arriving at Rome. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Muenchen Hbf and arriving at Roma Termini. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 12 min.

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The distance between Munich and Rome is 697 km. The road distance is 918.9 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Rome without a car is to train which takes 9 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from Munich to Rome, including transfers.

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Munich to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Munich, Munich central bus station.

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Munich to Rome train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from München Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Munich to Rome is to train which takes 9 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Munich to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome station.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Rome.
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  • Distance: 435.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 56 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Rome, Italy?

You can take a train from Munich to Rome via Verona Porta Nuova in around 9 h 15 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Rome twice daily. Tickets cost $50 - $85 and the journey takes 11 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Munich to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Munich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Munich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Munich to Rome via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Munich to Rome via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Train operators
MVV
Phone
+49 89 41 42 43 44
Website
mvv-muenchen.de
Subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mvv-muenchen.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Night train from München Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$130 - $160
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Rome
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
BonelliBus s.a.s.
Phone
+39 0541662069
Website
bonellibus.it
Bus from Rimini Station to Roma
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
bonellibus.it
Book at
bonellibus.net
Full
$24 - $35
Reduced
$20 - $29

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Munich to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Rome is 919 km. It takes approximately 8 h 47 min to drive from Munich to Rome.

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Vueling Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and four other airlines offer flights from Munich Airport to Rome Airport.

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Book your Munich to Rome train tickets online with Loco2 and Loco2.

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Book your Munich to Rome bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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