There are 11 ways to get from Munich to Bochum by train, taxi, bus, car, plane or subway

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  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Bochum Hbf Ice

$130 - $190

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Bochum 028 / ...

$40 - $75

9 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice
  2. Take a taxi from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bochum

$250 - $344

Bus via Dortmund  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Dortmund 037

$47 - $77

Drive  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Bochum 386.5 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Munich to Dusseldorf, train  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Dusseldorf (DUS) MUC - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bochum Hbf

$85 - $205

Fly Munich to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) MUC - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bochum Hbf

$102 - $284

Subway to Munich, fly to Dortmund, train  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Dortmund (DTM) MUC - DTM
  3. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Bochum Hbf

$77 - $254

Fly Munich to Paderborn, train  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Paderborn (PAD) MUC - PAD
  2. Take the train from Salzkotten to Hamm(Westf)
  3. Take the train from Hamm(Westf) to Bochum Hbf

$118 - $309

Fly Munich to Muenster, train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Muenster (FMO) MUC - FMO
  2. Take the train from Greven to Hamm(Westf)
  3. Take the train from Hamm(Westf) to Bochum Hbf

$141 - $367

Train to Nuremberg, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Dusseldorf (DUS) NUE - DUS
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bochum Hbf

$97 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Bochum is to bus which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 13 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Bochum is to fly and train which costs 70€ - 180€ and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The distance between Munich and Bochum is 486 km. The road distance is 618.3 km.

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The train from München Hbf to Bochum Hbf takes 5 h 40 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station station and arriving at Bochum. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from München Hbf and arriving at Bochum Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Munich to Bochum hourly. Tickets cost $130 - $190 and the journey takes 5 h 40 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Bochum once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 10 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Munich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Munich to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Munich to Paderborn
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from Munich to Paderborn via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from Munich to Muenster
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Munich to Muenster via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Nuremberg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
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
3 h 6 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,700
Flights from Munich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Munich to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Nuremberg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
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 Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamm(Westf) to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Train from Greven to Hamm(Westf)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
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
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Hamm to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
bahn.de
MVV
Phone
+49 89 41 42 43 44
Website
mvv-muenchen.de
Subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mvv-muenchen.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Salzkotten to Hamm(Westf)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Greven Bf to Hamm
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Bochum
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bochum
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Taxi Düsseldorf eG
Phone
+49 211/33333
Website
taxi-duesseldorf.com
Michael Gerst Taxibetrieb
Phone
+49 211/327760
Kinder-Taxi
Phone
+49 211/2601307
DGS GmbH
Phone
+49 211 99 22 000
Website
dgs-grossraumtaxi.de

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