There are 8 ways to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Zürich by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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

Fly to Zurich  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Zurich (ZRH) MUC - ZRH

$100 - $318

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the night bus from Mnichov, Flg. Flughafen FJS, Terminal 2 to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai Rj

$11 - $15

6 alternative options

Fly to Basel, train  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Basel (BSL) MUC - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB

$96 - $303

Train via München Hackerbrücke  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)

$85 - $148

Bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Zurich X06 / ...

$24 - $44

Train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Zürich HB Ec

$98 - $163

Bus via Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich International Airport, Munich Airport to Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz 006
  2. Take the bus from Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz to Zurich 006 / ...

$42 - $46

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Zürich 215.9 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Zürich is to night bus which costs 10€ - 13€ and takes 4 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Zürich is to fly which costs 85€ - 280€ and takes 1 h 29 min.

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The distance between Munich Airport (MUC) and Zürich is 265 km. The road distance is 345.4 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Zürich, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Mnichov, Flg. Flughafen FJS, Terminal 2 and arriving at Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai. This bus operates Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich Airport (MUC) to Zürich. However, there are services departing from München Flughafen Terminal and arriving at Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai) via München ZOB (Hackerbrücke). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich Airport (MUC) to Zürich is 345 km. It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to drive from Munich Airport (MUC) to Zürich.

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Map of how to get from Munich Airport (MUC) to Zürich.
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  • Distance: 165.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

What companies run services between Munich Airport (MUC), Germany and Zürich, Switzerland?

Lufthansa and Swiss fly from Munich Airport (MUC) to Zürich every 4 hours. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Munich Airport (MUC) to Zürich every 4 hours. Tickets cost $80 - $140 and the journey takes 3 h 42 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich International Airport, Munich Airport to Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from München ZOB to Zürich, Sihlquai/HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Mnichov, ZOB to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Night bus from Mnichov, Flg. Flughafen FJS, Terminal 2 to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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