There are 6 ways to get from Munich to Black Forest by bus, train, car, plane or taxi

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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Bus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Titisee-Neustadt, Titisee Badeparadies 001 / ...

$68 - $95

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Train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Ulm Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Donaueschingen Re

$131 - $185

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Black Forest 201.8 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Basel, train, taxi  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Basel (BSL) MUC - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
  3. Take a taxi from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Black Forest

$197 - $420

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Zurich (ZRH) MUC - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Singen
  3. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to St Georgen(Schwarzw)

$239 - $515

Fly to Stuttgart, train, taxi  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Stuttgart (STR) MUC - STR
  2. Take the train from Böblingen to Rottweil
  3. Take the train from Rottweil to Marbach Ost (Villingen-Schwenningen)
  4. Take a taxi from Marbach Ost (Villingen-Schwenningen) to Black Forest

$191 - $377

Questions & Answers

The distance between Munich and Black Forest is 248 km. The road distance is 322.8 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Black Forest without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Munich to Black Forest, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Munich to Black Forest is to bus which takes 4 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 42 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 Black Forest is 323 km. It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to drive from Munich to Black Forest.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Munich Airport to Basel Airport.

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There are 768+ hotels available in Black Forest. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Black Forest.
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  • Distance: 154.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Black Forest every 4 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $30 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Munich to Black Forest via Ulm Hbf and Donaueschingen in around 5 h 42 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 Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Munich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $340
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 Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Donaueschingen
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Basel SBB to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to St Georgen(Schwarzw)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Böblingen to Rottweil
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Rottweil to Marbach Ost (Villingen-Schwenningen)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
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 Basel SBB to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Singen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Titisee-Neustadt, Titisee Badeparadies
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Black Forest
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Taxi Freidburg
Phone
+49 761/555555
Website
taxi-freiburg.de
Taxibetrieb Peters und Reinke Gmb
Phone
+49 761/555777
Website
555777taxi.de
Eco - Taxi
Phone
+49 7969/09006
Website
eco-taxi.info

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