There are 7 ways to get from Copenhagen to Munich by plane, train, car or bus

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Fly to Munich  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Munich (MUC) CPH - MUC

$80 - $223

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Bus  •  17 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Munich, Munich central bus station N05

$60 - $110

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Fly to Salzburg, train  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Salzburg (SZG) CPH - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf

$127 - $450

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Stuttgart (STR) CPH - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf

$134 - $331

Train  •  11 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice

$191 - $282

Drive, train  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice

$216 - $321

Drive  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Munich 777.6 miles

$170 - $260

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station station. Services depart six times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Munich. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at München Hbf via Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 22 min.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Munich is 841 km. The road distance is 1244.2 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Munich without a car is to train which takes 11 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Copenhagen to Munich, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Munich bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Copenhagen station.

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Copenhagen to Munich train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Munich is to fly which takes 4 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 22 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 17 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Munich.
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  • Distance: 525.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Munich, Germany?

Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines and six other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Munich hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Munich via Hamburg Hbf in around 11 h 22 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Copenhagen to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Copenhagen to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Copenhagen to Munich via Aarhus
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Copenhagen to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Munich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Stuttgart via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Munich via Groningen
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,800
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Train operators
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Danish Railways (DSB)
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Copenhagen to Munich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at München Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Munich is 1244 km. It takes approximately 11 h 30 min to drive from Copenhagen to Munich.

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LOT, easyJet, Scandinavian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Munich Airport.

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Book your Copenhagen to Munich bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 764+ hotels available in Munich. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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