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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  •  55m

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

$70 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe 108 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Munich, Munich central bus station 027 / ...

$29 - $44

2 alternative options

Train  •  4h 32m

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

$55 - $120

Drive  •  3h 34m

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

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich Airport (MUC) is to bus which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 7h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich Airport (MUC) is to fly which costs 60€ - 190€ and takes 55m.

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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 4h 32m and costs 45€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 55m 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 55m and costs 60€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 45€ - 110€ and takes 4h 32m, you could also bus, which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 7h 54m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich Airport (MUC) is 389 km. It takes approximately 3h 34m to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Munich Airport (MUC).

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Royal Jordanian, 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 $64 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 187.6 miles
  • Duration: 55m

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

Lufthansa, Royal Jordanian and Swiss 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 - $120 and the journey takes 3h 35m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $5,500
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $5,500
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
3h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$95 - $120
First
$190 - $200
Second Class
$55 - $120
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
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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