There are 4 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich Airport (MUC) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  55 min

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

$70 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 26 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 / ...

$41 - $55

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 31 min

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

$69 - $134

Drive  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich Airport (MUC) 243 miles

$50 - $75

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Munich Airport (MUC) is 300 km. The road distance is 388.7 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich Airport (MUC) without a car is to train which takes 4 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 55 min to fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Munich (MUC), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich Airport (MUC) is to fly which takes 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 31 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 7 h 26 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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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich Airport (MUC) is 389 km. It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich Airport (MUC).

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

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There are 204+ hotels available in Munich Airport (MUC). Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 187.6 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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

Lufthansa, Royal Jordanian and two other airlines fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich Airport (MUC) hourly. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich Airport (MUC) 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
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

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