There are 8 ways to get from Bucharest to Munich by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Munich  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Munich (MUC) OTP - MUC

$69 - $245

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Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Nuremberg (NUE) OTP - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf

$93 - $335

Fly to Salzburg, train  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Salzburg (SZG) OTP - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf

$166 - $542

Bus Maxibus Travel  •  21 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to ZOB München, Arnulfstraße, Bezirksteil St. Paul, Stadtbezirk 02 Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt, München, OB, Bayern, 80335, Deutschland

Train via Salzburg Hbf  •  24 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...

$192 - $288

Train  •  24 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to München Hbf Rj

$187 - $278

Bus FlixBus  •  28 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Munich, Munich Fröttmaning 1923

$93 - $154

Drive  •  15 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Munich 929.5 miles

$190 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Munich is to fly which costs $65 - $250 and takes 5 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Munich is to fly which costs $65 - $250 and takes 5 h 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bucharest and arriving at ZOB München, Arnulfstraße, Bezirksteil St. Paul, Stadtbezirk 02 Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt, München, OB, Bayern, 80335, Deutschland. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday and Tuesday. The journey takes approximately 21 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Munich. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at München Hbf via Wien Hbf and Salzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 22 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Munich is 1188 km. The road distance is 1487.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Munich without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Bucharest to Munich, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Munich bus services, operated by Maxibus Travel, depart from Bucharest station.

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Bucharest to Munich train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Bucuresti Nord Gara A station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Munich is to fly which takes 5 h 34 min and costs $65 - $250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 3 min, you could also train, which costs $190 - $290 and takes 24 h 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Munich.
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  • Distance: 742.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 34 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Munich, Germany?

Lufthansa, Tarom and four other airlines fly from Bucharest to Munich hourly. Alternatively, Maxibus Travel operates a bus from Bucharest to Munich twice a week, and the journey takes 21 h 3 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Munich via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Nuremberg via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Salzburg via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Nuremberg via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Salzburg via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Munich via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Nuremberg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Salzburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Salzburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,100
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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Bus operators
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Bucharest to ZOB München, Arnulfstraße, Bezirksteil St. Paul, Stadtbezirk 02 Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt, München, OB, Bayern, 80335, Deutschland
Ave. Duration
21 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
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 Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari to Munich, Munich Fröttmaning
Ave. Duration
26 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Bucharest to Munich bus services, operated by Maxibus Travel, arrive at ZOB München, Arnulfstraße, Bezirksteil St. Paul, Stadtbezirk 02 Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt, München, OB, Bayern, 80335, Deutschland station.

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Munich is 1 h behind Bucharest. It is currently 6:13 PM in Bucharest and 5:13 PM in Munich.

Bucharest to Munich train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at München Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Munich is 1487 km. It takes approximately 15 h 38 min to drive from Bucharest to Munich.

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Tarom, Adria Airways, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 764+ hotels available in Munich. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is to shuttle which takes 44 min and costs $1 - $2.

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