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

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Train  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Muenchen Hbf Ice / ...

125€ - 205€

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Bus  •  12h

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Munich, Munich central bus station 1929 / ...

35€ - 75€

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Train, night train  •  14h 26m

  1. Take the train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Eupen Ic
  2. Take the night train from Aachen Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Nj

70€ - 97€

Drive  •  6h 58m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Munich 782.8 km

90€ - 140€

Fly Brussels to Munich  •  4h 23m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Munich (MUC) BRU - MUC

93€ - 288€

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Munich  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Duesseldorf Flughafen Terminal
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Munich (MUC) DUS - MUC

129€ - 412€

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to Munich  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Koeln Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Munich (MUC) CGN - MUC

93€ - 356€

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Munich  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Munich (MUC) AMS - MUC

122€ - 468€

Fly Brussels to Stuttgart, train  •  6h 44m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Stuttgart (STR) BRU - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf

131€ - 469€

Train to Luxembourg, fly to Munich  •  7h 15m

  1. Take the train from Brux./Brus.-Luxemb. to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Munich (MUC) LUX - MUC

79€ - 516€

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Munich is to bus which costs 35€ - 75€ and takes 12h.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Munich is to fly which costs 90€ - 290€ and takes 4h 23m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station station and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12h.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Munich. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Nord and arriving at Muenchen Hbf via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 44m.

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The distance between Brussels and Munich is 602 km. The road distance is 782.8 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Munich without a car is to train which takes 6h 44m and costs 120€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 6h 44m to get from Brussels to Munich, including transfers.

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Brussels to Munich bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Brussels to Munich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Bruxelles-Nord station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Munich is to train which takes 6h 44m and costs 120€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 75€ and takes 12h, you could also fly, which costs 90€ - 290€ and takes 4h 23m.

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  • Distance: 602.5 km
  • Duration: 6h 44m

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Munich, Germany?

You can take a train from Brussels to Munich via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 6h 44m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Munich, Munich central bus station 5 times a day. Tickets cost 35€ - 45€ and the journey takes 12h. Eurolines DE also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 430€
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 430€
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 430€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 470€
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 230€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 600€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 600€
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 1300€
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 1300€
Flights from Luxembourg to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 200€
Flights from Luxembourg to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 200€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 480€
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 310€
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 320€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 550€
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 310€
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 550€
Flights from Luxembourg to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 320€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 800€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 160€
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 Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
Railjet
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Railjet
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Eupen
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
1st Class
20€ - 29€
Train from Brux./Brus.-Luxemb. to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
18€ - 26€
1st Class
28€ - 40€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Duesseldorf Flughafen Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70€ - 150€
Website
Thalys
Standard
70€ - 100€
Comfort
85€ - 110€
Premium
100€ - 150€
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Thalys
Standard
60€ - 85€
Comfort
70€ - 95€
Premium
85€ - 120€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

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 Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 60€
1st Class
45€ - 60€
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Brussels North to Munich ZOB Hackerbrucke
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
eurolines.de

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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

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Brussels to Munich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Muenchen Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Munich is 783 km. It takes approximately 6h 58m to drive from Brussels to Munich.

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Brussels Airlines, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Brussels Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 887+ hotels available in Munich. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 16€ - 18€.

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