There are 11 ways to get from Kiel 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  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Ice

$160 - $240

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  10 h 9 min

  1. 547.7 miles

$49

9 alternative options

Train via Hamburg Dammtor  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Re / ...
  2. Ice

$144 - $241

Train via Saalfeld  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Re / ...
  2. 705

$187 - $290

Bus  •  15 h 55 min

  1. 050 / ...
  2. 029 / ...

$51 - $159

Drive  •  8 h 3 min

  1. 548.2 miles

$110 - $170

Bus to Hamburg, fly to Munich  •  4 h 40 min

  1. HAM - MUC

$63 - $252

Train, train to Bremen, fly to Munich  •  6 h 11 min

  1. BRE - MUC

$122 - $318

Bus to Hamburg, fly to Nuremberg, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. HAM - NUE

$97 - $272

Train, train to Hannover, fly to Munich  •  6 h 57 min

  1. HAJ - MUC

$165 - $423

Train, train to Rostock, fly to Munich  •  7 h 24 min

  1. RLG - MUC

$169 - $608

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Kiel to Munich 3 times a day. Tickets cost $160 - $240 and the journey takes 7 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kiel to Munich via Hamburg in around 15 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Hamburg to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
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 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Hamburg to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Hamburg to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Hannover to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Hannover to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Rostock to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Flights from Hamburg to Munich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Flights from Hamburg to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Hamburg to Nuremberg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Rostock to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bremen to Munich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Hamburg to Nuremberg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kiel Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$23
Standard
$22 - $40
First
$30 - $60
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Saalfeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Saalfeld to München Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $28
Standard
$22 - $40
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Lübeck Hbf to Bad Kleinen
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bad Kleinen to Schwaan
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
hvv.de
Second Class
$23
Standard
$22 - $40
First
$30 - $60
Train from Bad Kleinen to Schwaan
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kiel to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Kiel to Hamburg, Hamburg Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Hamburg ZOB to München ZOB
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $150
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Kiel to Munich
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kiel and Munich is 695 km. The road distance is 877 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kiel to Munich is to rideshare which costs 41€ and takes 10 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Kiel to Munich is to bus and fly which takes 4 h 40 min and costs 50€ - 220€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kiel Hbf and arriving at München Hbf. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 7 h 4 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Kiel to Munich. However, there are services departing from Kiel and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station via Hamburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 55 min.

The train from Kiel Hbf to München Hbf takes 7 h 4 min including transfers and departs three times a day.