There are 9 ways to get from Leuven to Munich by plane, train, car or bus

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Fly Brussels to Munich  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Munich (MUC) BRU - MUC

$98 - $254

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Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Leuven to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station N84
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Munich, Munich central bus station X28 / ...

$45 - $77

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Fly Brussels to Nuremberg, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Nuremberg (NUE) BRU - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf

$107 - $419

Train, train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Munich  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Leuven to Liege-Guillemins
  2. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  3. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Munich (MUC) CGN - MUC

$117 - $314

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Munich  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Leuven to Liege-Guillemins
  2. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Düsseldorf
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Munich (MUC) DUS - MUC

$118 - $264

Drive, train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Leuven to Köln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice

$143 - $219

Train  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Leuven to Liege-Guillemins Ic
  2. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice

$149 - $243

Bus Eurolines DE  •  15 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles - North to München

$53 - $93

Drive  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Leuven to Munich 464 miles

$95 - $150

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Leuven to Munich station. However, there are services departing from Leuven and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leuven to Munich. However, there are services departing from Leuven and arriving at München Hbf via Liège-Guillemins and Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 31 min.

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The distance between Leuven and Munich is 582 km. The road distance is 742.5 km.

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The best way to get from Leuven to Munich without a car is to train which takes 8 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Leuven to Munich, including transfers.

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

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Leuven to Munich train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Leuven station.

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The best way to get from Leuven to Munich is to fly which takes 4 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 8 h 31 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 12 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Leuven to Munich.
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  • Distance: 363.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

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

Lufthansa, Swiss and Brussels Airlines fly from Leuven to Munich hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Leuven to Munich via Liege-Guillemins, Liège-Guillemins, Köln Hauptbahnhof, and Köln Hbf in around 8 h 31 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
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 Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Leuven to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
belgianrail.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $20
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $75
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
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 Leuven to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bruxelles - North to München
Ave. Duration
13 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$55
High
$62

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Leuven to Munich is 742 km. It takes approximately 6 h 46 min to drive from Leuven to Munich.

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Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Brussels Airport to Munich Airport.

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Book your Leuven to Munich bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 764+ hotels available in Munich. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Leuven to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 15 min and costs .

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