There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich by plane, train, taxi, bus, night bus or car

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Fly  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Munich (MUC) FRA - MUC

$85 - $223

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Bus  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe 017 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Munich, Munich central bus station N94 / ...

$27 - $40

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf Ice

$55 - $130

Taxi, train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Aschaffenburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Aschaffenburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice

$184 - $248

Night bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the night bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Munich, Munich central bus station N27

$30 - $45

Drive  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich 248.2 miles

$50 - $80

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station station. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at München Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Munich is 305 km. The road distance is 397.1 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich without a car is to train which takes 3 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport station.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich is to fly which takes 1 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 35 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 6 h 23 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Munich, Munich central bus station.

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  • Distance: 190.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 45 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Munich, Germany?

Lufthansa, Royal Jordanian and two other airlines fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich hourly. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $130 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $5,500
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $5,500
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,500
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
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
$95 - $120
First
$190 - $200
Second Class
$55 - $130
Train from Aschaffenburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
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 Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Taxi Frankfurt
Phone
+49 69/230001
Website
taxi-frankfurt.de
Main Taxi Frankfurt
Phone
+49 69 733030
Website
main-taxi-frankfurt.de
Taxi City-Otten GmbH
Phone
+49 69/442440
Website
taxi-city.de
Frankfurter Taxi
Phone
+49 69/13396726

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at München Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich is 397 km. It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich.

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Royal Jordanian, Luxair, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Munich Airport.

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