There are 10 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Munich by bus, plane, train, car, car train or car ferry

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

Bus to Manchester, fly to Munich  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Moss Side, Claremont Rd/Maine Rd (School) to Manchester City Centre, Oxford Rd/Hulme St (The Dancehouse)
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Munich (MUC) MAN - MUC

$75 - $284

Cheapest option

Fly Manchester to Nuremberg, train  •  6 h 40 min

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

$63 - $184

8 alternative options

Train to Birmingham, fly to Munich  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Munich (MUC) BHX - MUC

$141 - $426

Fly Manchester to Salzburg, train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Salzburg (SZG) MAN - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Ost

$122 - $611

Train  •  14 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf Ice / ...

$323 - $608

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  14 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf Ice

$323 - $603

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  15 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Strasbourg Tgv
  5. Take the train from Strasbourg to München Hbf Tgv

$459 - $520

Bus FlixBus  •  29 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 1920
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Munich, Munich central bus station X28 / ...

$95 - $163

Bus via London Victoria Coach Station  •  29 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  3. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main to München ZOB

$111 - $197

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Munich

$205 - $312

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Munich, Germany?

You can take a train from Greater Manchester to Munich via Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Dawsons), Manchester Piccadilly, London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Bruxelles Midi, and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 14 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Munich via Manchester City Centre, Portland St/Chinatown (Dawsons), Manchester, and Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station in around 29 h 18 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Manchester to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Manchester to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Munich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Nuremberg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $350
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Munich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Manchester to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Flights from Manchester to Salzburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Manchester to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Manchester to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $380
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $380
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Nuremberg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Salzburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Manchester to Munich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Salzburg via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$16 - $170
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Manchester to Nuremberg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Antwerp
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $90
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$160 - $240
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$66 - $69
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$177
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
Train from Lille Europe to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$115 - $125
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$115 - $125
1st Class
$140 - $230
Train from Strasbourg to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$90 - $150
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Moss Side, Claremont Rd/Maine Rd (School) to Manchester City Centre, Oxford Rd/Hulme St (The Dancehouse)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Moss Side, Lloyd St South/Claremont Rd to Manchester City Centre, Oxford St/Gt Bridgewater St (Palace Theatre)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
manct.org
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Manchester to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
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
$50 - $110
Website
eurolines.de
Ferry operators

Want to know more about travelling around Germany

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

The distance between Greater Manchester and Munich is 1133 km.

The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Munich is to fly and train which costs £45 - £140 and takes 6 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Munich is to bus and fly which takes 5 h 45 min and costs £55 - £220.

No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Munich. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Yew Tree Rd/Horton Rd and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station via Manchester and Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 18 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to get from Greater Manchester to Munich, including transfers.