There are 11 ways to get from Munich to Aachen by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Ice
  2. Ice

$127 - $180

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 10 min

  1. 128

$35 - $65

9 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Ice
  2. Re / ...

$125 - $183

Bus, train  •  14 h 11 min

  1. Re1 / ...

Rideshare  •  7 h 34 min

  1. 393.5 miles

$40

Drive  •  5 h 49 min

  1. 394 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Munich to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. MUC - CGN

$95 - $285

Fly Munich to Dusseldorf, train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. MUC - DUS

$88 - $213

Train to Nuremberg, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. NUE - DUS

$102 - $300

Fly Munich to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. MUC - FRA

$133 - $298

Fly Munich to Dortmund, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. MUC - DTM

$112 - $322

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

You can take a train from Munich to Aachen via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 6 h 1 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Aachen once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 11 h 10 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Nuremberg to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Flights from Nuremberg to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,700
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Munich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,700
Flights from Nuremberg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Munich to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,700
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,500
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Siegburg/Bonn to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen West
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Holzwickede to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Siegburg Bf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
bahn.de
DB Regio NRW - RB33
Website
avv.de
Train from Köln, Köln Hbf to Aachen, Aachen, Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
avv.de
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen, Aachen, West Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
avv.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Holzwickede Bf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Aachen, Aachen West
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from München ZOB to Cologne Hbf
Ave. Duration
12 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Munich to Aachen
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Munich and Aachen is 493 km. The road distance is 630 km.

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Aachen is to rideshare which costs 34€ and takes 7 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Munich to Aachen is to fly and train which takes 4 h 31 min and costs 80€ - 250€.

No, there is no direct train from Munich to Aachen. However, there are services departing from München Hbf and arriving at Aachen Hbf via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 1 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station and arriving at Aachen, Aachen West. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Munich to Aachen, including transfers.