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

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Train  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Aschaffenburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Ice / ...

101€ - 225€

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Bus  •  13h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Liège to Munich, Munich central bus station K1959

35€ - 45€

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Bus, night bus  •  13h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Liège to Strasbourg 366 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Strasbourg to Munich - Bus station Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy > Metz > Strasbourg > Karlsruhe > Stuttgart - Airport > Munich - Bus station

41€ - 62€

Night train  •  13h 16m

  1. Take the night train from Liege-Guillemins to Muenchen Hbf Nj

63€ - 85€

Drive  •  5h 43m

  1. Drive from Herstal to Munich 687.4 km

75€ - 110€

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Koeln Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Munich (MUC) CGN - MUC

85€ - 277€

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  5h 56m

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Munich (MUC) DUS - MUC

111€ - 289€

Train, train to Brussels, fly  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the train from Herstal to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins
  2. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Louvain / Leuven
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Munich (MUC) BRU - MUC

81€ - 218€

Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Munich (MUC) FRA - MUC

124€ - 330€

Train, train to Dortmund, fly  •  7h 5m

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Koeln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Holzwickede
  3. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to Munich (MUC) DTM - MUC

103€ - 256€

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The cheapest way to get from Herstal to Munich is to bus which costs 35€ - 45€ and takes 13h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Herstal to Munich is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 280€ and takes 5h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Herstal to Munich station. However, there are services departing from LIEGE Place Coronmeuse and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station via Liège. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 31m.

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No, there is no direct train from Herstal to Munich. However, there are services departing from Herstal and arriving at Muenchen Hbf via Liege-Guillemins, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Aschaffenburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 31m.

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The distance between Herstal and Munich is 514 km. The road distance is 687.4 km.

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The best way to get from Herstal to Munich without a car is to train which takes 7h 31m and costs 100€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 7h 31m to get from Herstal to Munich, including transfers.

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Herstal to Munich bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Liège station.

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Herstal to Munich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Liege-Guillemins station.

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The best way to get from Herstal to Munich is to train which takes 7h 31m and costs 100€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 45€ and takes 13h 31m.

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  • Distance: 514 km
  • Duration: 7h 31m

What companies run services between Herstal, Belgium and Munich, Germany?

You can take a train from Herstal to Munich via Liege-Guillemins, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Aschaffenburg Hbf in around 7h 31m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Liège to Munich, Munich central bus station 4 times a day. Tickets cost 35€ - 45€ and the journey takes 12h 5m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 260€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 260€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 260€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
270€ - 3800€
Flights from Brussels to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 370€
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 370€
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 360€
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 360€
Flights from Dortmund to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 220€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 220€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 240€
Flights from Dortmund to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 220€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 220€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
270€ - 3800€
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
220€ - 650€
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 360€
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 280€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Aschaffenburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Aschaffenburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
HLB Hessische Landesbahn GmbH
Phone
0800 44 33 700
Website
hlb-online.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once a week
Website
HLB Hessische Landesbahn GmbH
Nightjet
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 95€
Website
Thalys
Standard
50€ - 70€
Comfort
60€ - 80€
Premium
70€ - 95€
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
55€ - 80€
Comfort
65€ - 90€
Premium
75€ - 110€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Herstal to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
3€ - 5€
1st Class
5€ - 8€
Train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Louvain / Leuven
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
12€ - 18€
Nxg
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nationalexpress.de
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 26€
Website
National Express Rail
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Liège to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Liège to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
Eurolines FR
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Strasbourg to Munich - Bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 17€
Website
Blablabus

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Herstal to Munich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Muenchen Hbf station.

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