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There are 12 ways to get from Herford to Munich by train, car, car train, bus 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.

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Train  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Herford to Altenbeken Rb72
  2. Take the train from Altenbeken to München Hbf Ice

$104 - $166

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Bus  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Bielefeld to Nuremberg
  2. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Munich, Munich central bus station 029 / ...

$39 - $79

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Drive, train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Herford to Göttingen
  2. Take the train from Göttingen to München Hbf Ice

$129 - $191

Train, car train  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Herford to Hannover Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the car train from Hannover to München Ost Uex 1395 / ...

$81 - $177

Drive  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Herford to Munich 380.7 miles

$80 - $120

Train to Paderborn, fly  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Herford to Paderborn Hauptbahnhof
  2. Fly from Paderborn (PAD) to Munich (MUC) PAD - MUC

$114 - $301

Train to Dortmund, fly  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Herford Bf to Hamm
  2. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to Munich (MUC) DTM - MUC

$71 - $276

Train to Hannover, fly  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Herford to Hannover Hbf
  2. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Munich (MUC) HAJ - MUC

$134 - $380

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Herford Bf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Munich (MUC) DUS - MUC

$106 - $235

Train, train to Muenster, fly  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Herford Bf to Hamm
  2. Take the train from Hamm to Greven Bf
  3. Fly from Muenster (FMO) to Munich (MUC) FMO - MUC

$127 - $363

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Köln Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Munich (MUC) CGN - MUC

$119 - $324

Train, train to Bremen, fly  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Herford to Hannover Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
  3. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Munich (MUC) BRE - MUC

$134 - $325

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The cheapest way to get from Herford to Munich is to bus which costs 30€ - 70€ and takes 9 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Herford to Munich is to train and fly which costs 95€ - 270€ and takes 4 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Herford to Munich. However, there are services departing from Herford and arriving at München Hbf via Altenbeken. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

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The distance between Herford and Munich is 488 km. The road distance is 609.2 km.

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The best way to get from Herford to Munich without a car is to train which takes 6 h and costs 90€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Herford to Munich, including transfers.

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Herford to Munich train services, operated by Eurobahn, depart from Herford station.

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The best way to get from Herford to Munich is to train which takes 6 h and costs 90€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 70€ and takes 9 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from Paderborn Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Herford to Munich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at München Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Herford to Munich.
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  • Distance: 305.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

What companies run services between Herford, Germany and Munich, Germany?

You can take a train from Herford to Munich via Altenbeken in around 6 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Herford to Munich via Bielefeld Hbf, Bielefeld, and Nuremberg in around 9 h 12 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paderborn to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from Paderborn to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from Dortmund to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Hannover to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Hannover to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Hannover to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $4,600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Muenster to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Muenster to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Bremen to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Bremen to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dortmund to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,700
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hannover to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $4,600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bremen to Munich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Train operators
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Herford to Altenbeken
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Herford to Paderborn Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Herford to Hamm Westfalen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
eurobahn.de
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 Altenbeken to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Göttingen to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Herford to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Herford to Hamm(Westf)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Herford to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Hannover to München Ost
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$58
Motorcycle
$96
Vehicle
$106
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Herford Bf to Hamm
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Herford Bf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
bahn.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Hamm to Greven Bf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.de
Bus operators
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Bielefeld to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
bozur.net
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 Nuremberg to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Herford to Munich is 609 km. It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to drive from Herford to Munich.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Paderborn Airport to Munich Airport.

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