There are 8 ways to get from Munich to Annecy by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  9 h 6 min

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

$178 - $310

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Bus  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Geneva 106 / ...

$43 - $70

6 alternative options

Train via München Hbf  •  9 h 44 min

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

$182 - $319

Bus Eurolines CH  •  10 h 15 min

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

$48 - $69

Drive  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Annecy 393.2 miles

$80 - $130

Fly Munich to Geneva  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Geneva (GVA) MUC - GVA

$57 - $173

Fly Munich to Lyon, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Lyon (LYS) MUC - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy

$123 - $292

Train to Zurich, fly to Geneva  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Geneva (GVA) ZRH - GVA

$157 - $304

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Munich station to Annecy. However, there are services departing from Munich, Munich central bus station and arriving at Annecy via Zürich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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The distance between Munich and Annecy is 482 km. The road distance is 629.1 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Annecy without a car is to train which takes 9 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 6 min to get from Munich to Annecy, including transfers.

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Munich to Annecy bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Munich, Munich central bus station.

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The best way to get from Munich to Annecy is to train which takes 9 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 15 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Munich to Annecy bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Annecy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Annecy is 629 km. It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to drive from Munich to Annecy.

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easyJet, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Munich Airport to Geneva Airport.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Annecy.
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  • Distance: 301 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 6 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Annecy, France?

You can take a train from Munich to Annecy via Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai), Zürich HB, Genève, Genève, Cornavin, Carouge GE, P+R Etoile, and Genève - Étoile in around 9 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Munich to Annecy via Zurich and Zürich in around 10 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Munich to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
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 ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
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 Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Geneva
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
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
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zürich to Annecy
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch

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