There are 7 ways to get from Munich to Alsace-Lorraine by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Sarrebourg Tgv

$99 - $117

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Karlsruhe N27 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Sarrebourg Ouibus / ...

$39 - $63

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Train via Stuttgart Hbf  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Sarrebourg Tgv

$105 - $158

Bus, train  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Sarrebourg Tgv

$73 - $123

Drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Alsace-Lorraine 265.3 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Basel, train  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Basel (BSL) MUC - BSL
  2. Take the train from St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Sarrebourg

$122 - $326

Fly to Saarbrucken, train  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Saarbrucken (SCN) MUC - SCN
  2. Take the train from Forbach(F) to Rémilly
  3. Take the train from Rémilly to Sarrebourg

$234 - $610

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The cheapest way to get from Munich to Alsace-Lorraine is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 7 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Alsace-Lorraine is to drive which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Munich and Alsace-Lorraine is 343 km. The road distance is 424.4 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Alsace-Lorraine without a car is to train which takes 6 h 33 min and costs 85€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to get from Munich to Alsace-Lorraine, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Munich to Alsace-Lorraine is to train which takes 6 h 33 min and costs 85€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 7 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Alsace-Lorraine is 424 km. It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to drive from Munich to Alsace-Lorraine.

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  • Distance: 214.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 33 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Alsace-Lorraine, Grand-Est, France?

You can take a train from Munich to Alsace-Lorraine via Strasbourg, Sarrebourg, and Lorquin in around 6 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Munich to Alsace-Lorraine via Karlsruhe and Sarrebourg in around 7 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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
Flights from Munich to Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Munich to Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from München Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$80 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Strasbourg to Sarrebourg
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $24
1st Class
$34 - $37
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
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Sarrebourg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$30 - $55
Train from Forbach(F) to Rémilly
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Rémilly to Sarrebourg
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
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 Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
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, Munich central bus station to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Sarrebourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Karlsruhe to Sarrebourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Munich to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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