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There are 6 ways to get from Carona to Munich by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 Ec

124€ - 241€

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Bus  •  9h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Lugano to Zurich
  2. Take the bus from Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Munich, ZOB RegioJet

46€ - 67€

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  11h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to Chur, Postautostation 171
  2. Take the train from Feldkirch to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 Rj

93€ - 136€

Drive  •  4h 21m

  1. Drive from Carona to Munich 425.4 km

45€ - 70€

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  5h 38m

  1. Take the train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T2
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Munich (MUC) MXP - MUC

66€ - 164€

Train to Zurich, fly  •  5h 24m

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Munich (MUC) ZRH - MUC

112€ - 309€

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The most affordable way to get from Carona to Munich is to drive, which costs SFr 50 - SFr 75 and takes 4h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Carona to Munich is to drive which costs SFr 50 - SFr 75 and takes 4h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carona to Munich. However, there are services departing from Carona, Paese and arriving at Munich, ZOB via Lugano and Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Carona to Munich. However, there are services departing from Melide and arriving at Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 via Lugano and Zuerich Hb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 30m.

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The distance between Carona and Munich is 314 km. The road distance is 425.4 km.

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The best way to get from Carona to Munich without a car is to train which takes 7h 30m and costs SFr 130 - SFr 270.

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It takes approximately 7h 30m to get from Carona to Munich, including transfers.

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Carona to Munich bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, depart from Lugano station.

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Carona to Munich train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Lugano station.

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The best way to get from Carona to Munich is to train which takes 7h 30m and costs SFr 130 - SFr 270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 50 - SFr 75 and takes 9h 37m.

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  • Distance: 314.2 km
  • Duration: 7h 30m

What companies run services between Carona, Switzerland and Munich, Germany?

You can take a train from Carona to Munich via Lugano and Zuerich Hb in around 7h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Carona to Munich via Lugano, Piazza Rezzonico, Lugano, Zurich, and Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai in around 9h 37m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 360€
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 440€
Flights from Zurich to Munich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 450€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 370€
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 440€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
27€ - 110€
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 340€
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 85€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 150€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T2
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 40€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Lugano to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
30€ - 45€
1st Class
50€ - 75€
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Feldkirch to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
55€ - 75€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Mendrisio to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 6€
Website
Trenord
Bus operators
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Lugano to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Munich, ZOB
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
RegioJet
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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Carona to Munich bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Munich, ZOB station.

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Carona to Munich train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carona to Munich is 425 km. It takes approximately 4h 21m to drive from Carona to Munich.

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easyJet, Air Dolomiti, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 2110+ hotels available in Munich. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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