There are 9 ways to get from Munich to Bochum by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  5 h 40 min

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

$130 - $190

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Bus  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Bochum N27 / ...

$40 - $70

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Drive  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Bochum 386.5 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Munich to Dusseldorf, train  •  4 h 15 min

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

$85 - $211

Subway to Munich, fly to Dortmund, train  •  4 h 13 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 Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) MUC - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Bochum Hbf

$106 - $283

Fly Munich to Muenster, train  •  5 h 22 min

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

$133 - $357

Fly Munich to Paderborn, train  •  5 h 19 min

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

$140 - $340

Train to Nuremberg, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  6 h 34 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

$102 - $302

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station station and arriving at Bochum. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 40 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 every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 40 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 best way to get from Munich to Bochum without a car is to train which takes 5 h 40 min and costs .

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

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

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The best way to get from Munich to Bochum is to train which takes 5 h 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 40 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Munich to Bochum.
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  • Distance: 303.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

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 4 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 11 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Munich to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Munich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
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 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, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
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
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,700
Flights from Munich to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Munich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Nuremberg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Nuremberg to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
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 Düsseldorf Hbf to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Münster(Westf)Hbf to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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
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
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 Bochum
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Bochum is 618 km. It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to drive from Munich to Bochum.

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Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Munich Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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Book your Munich to Bochum bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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