There are 5 ways to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Schwäbisch Gmünd by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly, train  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Stuttgart (STR) MUC - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Schwäbisch Gmünd

$81 - $246

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Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich International Airport, Munich Airport to Nuremberg 186
  2. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Schwäbisch Gmünd 142

$28 - $34

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Train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Schwäbisch Gmünd Re / ...

$70 - $114

Train via Donauwörth  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Donauwörth Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Donauwörth to Aalen Hbf Rb

$65 - $102

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Schwäbisch Gmünd 137.8 miles

$29 - $45

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No, there is no direct bus from Munich Airport (MUC) to Schwäbisch Gmünd. However, there are services departing from Munich International Airport, Munich Airport and arriving at Schwäbisch Gmünd via Nuremberg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Munich Airport (MUC) and Schwäbisch Gmünd is 154 km. The road distance is 220.5 km.

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The best way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Schwäbisch Gmünd without a car is to train which takes 4 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Schwäbisch Gmünd, including transfers.

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Munich Airport (MUC) to Schwäbisch Gmünd bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Munich International Airport, Munich Airport station.

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The best way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Schwäbisch Gmünd is to train which takes 4 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Munich Airport (MUC) to Schwäbisch Gmünd bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Schwäbisch Gmünd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich Airport (MUC) to Schwäbisch Gmünd is 220 km. It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Schwäbisch Gmünd.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Munich Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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Map of how to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Schwäbisch Gmünd.
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  • Distance: 96.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 16 min

What companies run services between Munich Airport (MUC), Germany and Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany?

You can take a train from Munich Airport (MUC) to Schwäbisch Gmünd via Munich Center, München Hbf, and Stuttgart Hbf in around 4 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Munich Airport (MUC) to Schwäbisch Gmünd via Nuremberg in around 5 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Schwäbisch Gmünd
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Donauwörth
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Donauwörth to Aalen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Hauptbahnhof to Schwäbisch Gmünd
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
vvs.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $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 Munich International Airport, Munich Airport to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nuremberg to Schwäbisch Gmünd
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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