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There are 8 ways to get from Leipzig to Munich by train, bus, rideshare, car, plane or subway

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Train via Bamberg  •  4h 4m

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Bamberg Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Bamberg to München Hbf Ice

$103 - $150

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the rideshare from Leipzig to Munich 269.8 miles

$22 - $24

6 alternative options

Train  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to München Hbf Ice

$150 - $220

Bus  •  7h

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig, Leipzig central station to Munich, Munich central bus station 205 / ...

$25 - $45

Drive  •  3h 52m

  1. Drive from Leipzig to Munich 268.7 miles

$55 - $85

Fly from Leipzig, subway  •  3h 2m

  1. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Munich (MUC) LEJ - MUC
  2. Take the subway from München Nordfriedhof to München Marienplatz

$88 - $250

Train to Berlin Tegel, fly  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
  2. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Munich (MUC) TXL - MUC

$82 - $232

Train to Dresden, fly  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden Hbf
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Munich (MUC) DRS - MUC

$94 - $332

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leipzig to Munich is to rideshare which costs 19€ - 21€ and takes 5h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Leipzig to Munich is to fly and subway which costs 75€ - 220€ and takes 3h 2m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leipzig, Leipzig central station station and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leipzig Hbf and arriving at München Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 39m.

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The distance between Leipzig and Munich is 361 km. The road distance is 430 km.

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The best way to get from Leipzig to Munich without a car is to train which takes 4h 4m and costs 85€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 4h 4m to get from Leipzig to Munich, including transfers.

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Leipzig to Munich bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Leipzig, Leipzig central station.

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Leipzig to Munich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Leipzig Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Leipzig to Munich is to train which takes 4h 4m and costs 85€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 22€ - 40€ and takes 7h.

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Map of how to get from Leipzig to Munich.
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  • Distance: 225.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 4m

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

You can take a train from Leipzig to Munich via Bamberg in around 4h 4m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Leipzig to Munich 4 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 7h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Leipzig to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Dresden to Munich
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Train operators
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 Leipzig Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bamberg to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$17 - $40
First
$30 - $65
MVV
Phone
+49 89 41 42 43 44
Website
mvv-muenchen.de
Subway from München Nordfriedhof to München Marienplatz
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mvv-muenchen.de
Bus operators
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 Leipzig, Leipzig central station to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Leipzig to Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Leipzig Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Leipzig to Munich bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Munich, Munich central bus station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Leipzig to Munich is 430 km. It takes approximately 3h 52m to drive from Leipzig to Munich.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Leipzig Airport to Munich Airport.

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Book your Leipzig to Munich bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 765+ hotels available in Munich. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Leipzig and Munich. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Leipzig to Leipzig Airport is to train which takes 11m and costs 10€ - 15€.

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