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There are 6 ways to get from Barcelona to Munich by plane, train, bus 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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Fly to Munich  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Munich (MUC) BCN - MUC

$60 - $230

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Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Nuremberg (NUE) BCN - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf

$124 - $335

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Stuttgart (STR) BCN - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf

$114 - $338

Train  •  14 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Strasbourg Tgv
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...

$285 - $377

Bus  •  25 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Munich N728

$80 - $150

Drive  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Munich 843.2 miles

$170 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Munich is to bus which costs 70€ - 130€ and takes 25 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Munich is to fly which costs 50€ - 200€ and takes 5 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona and arriving at Munich. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Munich. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at München Hbf via Montpellier Saint-Roch, Strasbourg and Stuttgart Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 14 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Munich is 1054 km. The road distance is 1349.2 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Munich without a car is to train which takes 14 h 14 min and costs 240€ - 330€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Barcelona to Munich, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Munich bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Barcelona station.

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Barcelona to Munich train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Barcelona Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Munich is to fly which takes 5 h 14 min and costs 50€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 240€ - 330€ and takes 14 h 14 min, you could also bus, which costs 70€ - 130€ and takes 25 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Munich.
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  • Distance: 659 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 14 min

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Munich, Germany?

Lufthansa, Vueling Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Barcelona to Munich hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Munich via Montpellier Saint-Roch, Strasbourg, and Stuttgart Hbf in around 14 h 14 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Barcelona to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Barcelona to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Barcelona to Munich via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Barcelona to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nuremberg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Nuremberg via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nuremberg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Munich via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nuremberg via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $180
Train operators
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 Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $140
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $300
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Montpellier St. Roch Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Barcelona to Munich
Ave. Duration
25 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
alsa.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Barcelona to Munich bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Munich station.

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Barcelona to Munich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at München Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Munich is 1349 km. It takes approximately 12 h 58 min to drive from Barcelona to Munich.

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easyJet, Vueling Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Munich Airport.

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Book your Barcelona to Munich bus tickets online with Busbud and FlixBus.

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There are 739+ hotels available in Munich. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 24 min and costs 1€ - 7€.

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