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There are 6 ways to get from Munich to Bamberg by train, bus, rideshare, car, subway 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.

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Train  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Bamberg Ice

$50 - $75

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3h

  1. Take the rideshare from Munich to Bamberg 143.2 miles

$12 - $14

4 alternative options

Train via Nürnberg Hbf  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Bamberg R2

$50 - $70

Bus  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Bamberg, Bamberg train 186

$14 - $24

Drive  •  2h 12m

  1. Drive from Munich to Bamberg 142.8 miles

$30 - $45

Subway, fly, train  •  3h 38m

  1. Take the subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Nuremberg (NUE) MUC - NUE
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Bamberg

$59 - $224

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The cheapest way to get from Munich to Bamberg is to rideshare which costs 10€ - 13€ and takes 3h.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Bamberg is to train which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 1h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station station and arriving at Bamberg, Bamberg train. Services depart twice daily, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4h 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from München Hbf and arriving at Bamberg. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 45m.

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The distance between Munich and Bamberg is 202 km. The road distance is 228.4 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Bamberg without a car is to train which takes 1h 45m and costs 40€ - 65€.

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The train from München Hbf to Bamberg takes 1h 45m including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Munich to Bamberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from München Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Munich to Bamberg is to train which takes 1h 45m and costs 40€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12€ - 21€ and takes 4h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Bamberg.
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  • Distance: 126.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 45m

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Munich to Bamberg hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 1h 45m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Bamberg twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 4h 15m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
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 Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
MVV
Phone
+49 89 41 42 43 44
Website
mvv-muenchen.de
Subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mvv-muenchen.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 Bamberg, Bamberg train
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Munich to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Nuremberg Airport is the direct flight which takes 35m.

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Munich to Bamberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bamberg, Bamberg train station.

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Munich to Bamberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Bamberg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Bamberg is 228 km. It takes approximately 2h 12m to drive from Munich to Bamberg.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Munich Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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Book your Munich to Bamberg bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 227+ hotels available in Bamberg. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Munich and Bamberg. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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