There are 6 ways to get from Chicago to Munich by plane or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Munich  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Munich (MUC) ORD - MUC

$296 - $1,319

5 alternative options

Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  14 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Nuremberg (NUE) ORD - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf

$474 - $1,968

Fly to Innsbruck, train  •  16 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Innsbruck (INN) ORD - INN
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf. to Muenchen Hbf

$601 - $979

Fly to Salzburg, train  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Salzburg (SZG) ORD - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Ost

$417 - $860

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  15 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Frankfurt (FRA) ORD - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf

$327 - $985

Fly to Zurich, train  •  16 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Zurich (ZRH) ORD - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to München Hbf

$377 - $1,655

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Munich, Germany?

United Airlines, Lufthansa and 10 other airlines fly from Chicago to Munich hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $4,900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nuremberg via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nuremberg via Brussels, Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $7,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $7,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $4,900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $6,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via Newark
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $6,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
11 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $7,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Newark
Ave. Duration
11 h 12 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $7,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $7,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $7,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $4,900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $6,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via Newark
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $6,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nuremberg via Brussels, Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
11 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Newark
Ave. Duration
11 h 12 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $7,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $7,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $7,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $7,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via Detroit
Ave. Duration
10 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $4,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nuremberg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Innsbruck via Detroit, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $3,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
11 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$900 - $5,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $4,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
12 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $4,800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $4,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Salzburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Salzburg via Manchester
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $4,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $6,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $4,700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via Detroit
Ave. Duration
10 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nuremberg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Innsbruck via Detroit, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $3,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
11 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$900 - $5,500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via Detroit
Ave. Duration
10 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $4,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
11 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $4,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $7,000
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $2,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $7,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Munich via Rome
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $8,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Rome
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $5,500
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Innsbruck via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
17 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Salzburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $7,500
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Innsbruck via Warsaw, Vienna
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,500
WOW air
Website
wowair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Salzburg via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,800
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Frankfurt via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $4,700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
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
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$100 - $130
First
$205 - $215
Second Class
$55 - $130
Trenitalia Eurocity
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago and Munich is 7262 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Munich is to fly which costs $290 - $1,400 and takes 12 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Chicago to Munich is to fly which takes 12 h 13 min and costs $290 - $1,400.

It takes approximately 12 h 13 min to get from Chicago to Munich, including transfers.