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There are 9 ways to get from Berlin Central Station to München Hbf by train, bus, night train, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to München Hbf 28 / ...

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Rideshare  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Munich 582.9 km

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Train via Nuremberg  •  4h 51m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hbf 28 / ...
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf 25 / ...

Bus  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Munich central bus station 234 / ...

Night train  •  10h 2m

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to München Hbf 29 / ...

Drive  •  4h 52m

  1. Drive from Berlin Central Station to München Hbf 582.4 km

Fly from Berlin Brandenburg  •  3h 36m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg (BER) to Munich (MUC) BER - MUC

Train to Leipzig, fly  •  4h 21m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Halle(Saale)Hbf
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Munich (MUC) LEJ - MUC

Train to Dresden, fly  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Munich (MUC) DRS - MUC

Berlin Central Station to München Hbf by train

The train journey time between Berlin Central Station and München Hbf is around 4h 32m and covers a distance of around 645 km. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, the Berlin Central Station to München Hbf train service departs from Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arrives in München Hbf. Typically 166 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

166 Weekly Trains
4h 32m Average Duration
€110 Cheapest Price
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Berlin Central Station → München Hbf
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in München Hbf is 116 117.

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin Central Station to München Hbf is to rideshare which costs €22 - €35 and takes 6h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Central Station to München Hbf is to fly which costs €75 - €240 and takes 3h 36m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arriving at München Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 32m.

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It is 504 km from Berlin Central Station to München Hbf. It is approximately 582.4 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Berlin Central Station to München Hbf without a car is to train which takes 4h 32m and costs €110 - €150.

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The train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to München Hbf takes 4h 32m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Berlin Central Station to München Hbf train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Central Station to München Hbf is to train which takes 4h 32m and costs €110 - €150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €45 and takes 8h 49m, you could also fly, which costs €75 - €240 and takes 3h 36m.

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Berlin Central Station to München Hbf train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at München Hbf station.

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  • Distance: 504.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 32m

What companies run services between Berlin Central Station, Germany and München Hbf, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to München Hbf hourly. Tickets cost €110 - €150 and the journey takes 4h 32m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin central bus station to Munich central bus station every 3 hours. Tickets cost €28 - €35 and the journey takes 7h 20m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €270
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €270
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€350 - €700
Flights from Leipzig to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €380
Flights from Leipzig to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €380
Flights from Dresden to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €350
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€350 - €700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Berlin Hauptbahnhof to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€110 - €150
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€80 - €120
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin central station to Halle
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Berlin central station to Dresden Neustadt station
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
Flixtrain
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin central bus station to Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€28 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Phone
+3 318 576 2228
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€22 - €35
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blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Central Station to München Hbf is 582 km. It takes approximately 4h 52m to drive from Berlin Central Station to München Hbf.

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Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 398+ hotels available in München Hbf. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Berlin Central Station and München Hbf. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Berlin Central Station to Berlin Brandenburg Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs €3 - €22.

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