There are 10 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Munich by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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

Train  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf Ice

$75 - $120

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Frankfurt to Munich 249.2 miles

$11 - $35

8 alternative options

Train via Darmstadt Hbf  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Darmstadt Hbf to München Hbf Ec / ...

$156 - $217

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Munich, Munich central bus station X28 / ...

$22 - $90

Bus Ouibus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Munich Ouibus

$18 - $25

Drive  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Munich 245.6 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Frankfurt to Munich  •  2 h 58 min

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

$94 - $238

Fly Frankfurt to Nuremberg, train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Nuremberg (NUE) FRA - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf

$123 - $258

Fly Frankfurt to Salzburg, train  •  4 h 54 min

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

$136 - $365

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Munich  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Munich (MUC) STR - MUC

$127 - $296

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Munich is to bus which costs 16€ - 23€ and takes 7 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Munich is to fly which costs 80€ - 210€ and takes 2 h 58 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Munich is 304 km. The road distance is 392.9 km.

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The train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf takes 3 h 13 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at München Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 13 min.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Frankfurt am Main and Munich. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Frankfurt am Main to Munich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at München station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Munich.
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  • Distance: 190.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 13 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Munich, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Munich hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $120 and the journey takes 3 h 13 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Munich 5 times a day. Tickets cost $22 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min. Eurolines DE also services this route twice daily.

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 Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Flights from Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Munich
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,500
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Darmstadt Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to München ZOB
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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