There are 6 ways to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Lienz by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train via Salzburg Hbf  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from München Ost to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Spittal-Millstättersee to Lienz in Osttirol Ic / ...

$68 - $112

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Bus, train  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich International Airport, Munich Airport to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße 040 / ...
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Fortezza/Franzensfeste Rex / ...
  3. Take the train from Fortezza/Franzensfeste to Lienz in Osttirol Rex / ...

$42 - $60

4 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Fortezza/Franzensfeste Ec
  2. Take the train from Fortezza/Franzensfeste to Lienz in Osttirol Rex / ...

$59 - $94

Bus  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich Airport to Vipiteno
  2. Take the bus from Vipiteno to San Candido

$107 - $169

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Lienz 161.2 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, shuttle, train  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Ljubljana (LJU) MUC - LJU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Villach
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Lienz in Osttirol

$169 - $461

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Munich Airport (MUC) to Lienz. However, there are services departing from München Flughafen Terminal and arriving at Lienz in Osttirol via München Ost, Salzburg Hbf and Spittal-Millstättersee. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 35 min.

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The distance between Munich Airport (MUC) and Lienz is 185 km. The road distance is 258 km.

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The best way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Lienz without a car is to train which takes 7 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Lienz, including transfers.

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Munich Airport (MUC) to Lienz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from München Ost station.

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The best way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Lienz is to train which takes 7 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 9 min.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Ljubljana Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Munich Airport (MUC) to Lienz train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Lienz in Osttirol station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich Airport (MUC) to Lienz is 258 km. It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Lienz.

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Adria Airways offers flights from Munich Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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Map of how to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Lienz.
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  • Distance: 115.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 35 min

What companies run services between Munich Airport (MUC), Germany and Lienz, Tirol, Austria?

You can take a train from Munich Airport (MUC) to Lienz via München Ost, Salzburg Hbf, and Spittal-Millstättersee in around 7 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Munich Airport (MUC) to Lienz via Vipiteno, San Candido, Sillian Marktplatz, and Sillian in around 8 h 9 min.

Airlines
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Munich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
50 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 München Ost to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Fortezza/Franzensfeste
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Spittal-Millstättersee to Lienz in Osttirol
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Fortezza/Franzensfeste
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Lienz in Osttirol
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Fortezza/Franzensfeste to Lienz in Osttirol
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Alto Adige Bus
Phone
895 895 0831
Email
info@suedtirolbus.it
Website
altoadigebus.com
Bus from Munich Airport to Vipiteno
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
altoadigebus.com
Bus from Vipiteno to San Candido
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
altoadigebus.com
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 Munich International Airport, Munich Airport to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Touristik Kärnten Transfer
Phone
+43 660 9030012
Email
office@touristik-kaernten-transfer.at
Website
touristik-kaernten-transfer.at
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Villach
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
touristik-kaernten-transfer.at

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