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

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Fly Helsinki to Munich  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Munich (MUC) HEL - MUC

$85 - $241

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Ferry to Tallinn, fly to Munich  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Munich (MUC) TLL - MUC

$129 - $276

Fly Helsinki to Salzburg, train  •  7 h 51 min

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

$132 - $398

Fly Helsinki to Stuttgart, train  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Stuttgart (STR) HEL - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf

$139 - $259

Ferry, bus  •  35 h 33 min

  1. Take the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Take the bus from Tallinn to Rīga 920
  3. Take the bus from Rīga to Praha
  4. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Munich, Munich central bus station 083 / ...

$137 - $220

Car ferry, train  •  37 h 47 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Travemünde
  2. Take the train from Lübeck Hbf to München Hbf Ice

$296 - $451

Train, night train  •  41 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Pietari (Finljandski) 782 / ...
  2. Take the train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Brest Central D
  3. Take the night train from Brest Central to Linz Hbf R
  4. Take the train from Linz Hbf to München Hbf Gl.5-10 Rj

$137 - $222

Car ferry, bus  •  47 h 30 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Take the bus from Tallinn to Minsk Tsentralny 920
  3. Take the bus from Minsk Tsentralny to Munich

$127 - $358

Drive, train  •  34 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Lüneburg
  2. Take the train from Lüneburg to Würzburg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice

$468 - $694

Drive  •  30 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Munich 1622.8 miles

$360 - $550

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The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Munich is to fly which costs 70€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Munich is to fly which costs 70€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 47 min.

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The distance between Helsinki and Munich is 1589 km. The road distance is 2596.5 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Munich without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 35 h 33 min and costs 110€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to get from Helsinki to Munich, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Munich is 1 h behind Helsinki. It is currently 4:20 PM in Helsinki and 3:20 PM in Munich.

Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki to Munich is 2597 km. It takes approximately 30 h 21 min to drive from Helsinki to Munich.

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Finnair, easyJet, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from Helsinki Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 747+ hotels available in Munich. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 993.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 47 min

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Munich, Germany?

Finnair, Lufthansa and five other airlines fly from Helsinki to Munich hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Helsinki to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Helsinki to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Tallinn to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Tallinn to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Helsinki to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Helsinki to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Helsinki to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Helsinki to Munich via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Tallinn to Munich via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Helsinki to Salzburg via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Helsinki to Stuttgart via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Tallinn to Munich via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Helsinki to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Helsinki to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Helsinki to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Munich via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Helsinki to Munich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Tallinn to Munich via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Helsinki to Stuttgart via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Helsinki to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Helsinki to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Tallinn to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Tallinn to Munich via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Helsinki to Munich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Helsinki to Stuttgart via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Helsinki to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $480
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to München Hbf Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Lübeck Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Website
bahn.de
Train from Lüneburg to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Pietari (Finljandski)
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
www.vr.fi
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Tallinn to Rīga
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Praha
Ave. Duration
21 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Temptrans
Website
temptrans.ee
Bus from Tallinn to Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
temptrans.ee
Bus from Tallinn to Minsk Tsentralny
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
temptrans.ee
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 Prague, Prague Main station to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Praha hl. n. to München
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
arriva.cz
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Tallinn to Minsk
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26 - $70
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
Bus from Minsk Tsentralny to Munich
Ave. Duration
28 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
Ferry operators
Finnlines
Phone
+358 9 231 43100
Email
passenger@finnlines.com
Website
finnlines.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Travemünde
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
finnlines.com
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$39 - $42
Vehicle
$40 - $43
Cabin
$50
Viking Line
Phone
+358 9 123 575
Website
vikingline.fi
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$79
Schedules at
vikingline.fi
Passenger
$41
Vehicle
$30

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Helsinki Airport is to bus which takes 27 min and costs 6€ - 7€.

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