There are 3 ways to get from Munich to Ettal by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Ettal 163

$5 - $9

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Train  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Oberau Rb

$50 - $67

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Ettal 59.4 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Munich to Ettal is to bus which costs 4€ - 8€ and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Ettal is to drive which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 1 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station station and arriving at Ettal. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Munich and Ettal is 73 km. The road distance is 95 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Ettal without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 10 min and costs 4€ - 8€.

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The bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Ettal takes 1 h 10 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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

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The best way to get from Munich to Ettal is to bus which takes 1 h 10 min and costs 4€ - 8€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 1 h 22 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Ettal is 95 km. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from Munich to Ettal.

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  • Distance: 45.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Ettal 5 times a week. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Munich to Ettal hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min.

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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Oberau
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.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 Ettal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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