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There are 6 ways to get from Munich to Fribourg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Fribourg/Freiburg 1 / ...

$134 - $225

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Bus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Fribourg 106

$27 - $45

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Drive  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Fribourg 291.3 miles

$60 - $90

Fly to Basel, train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Basel (BSL) MUC - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Fribourg/Freiburg

$121 - $348

Fly to Zurich, train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Zurich (ZRH) MUC - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Fribourg/Freiburg

$150 - $410

Fly to Geneva, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Geneva (GVA) MUC - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Fribourg/Freiburg

$85 - $235

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The cheapest way to get from Munich to Fribourg is to bus which costs 23€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Fribourg is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Munich station to Fribourg. However, there are services departing from Munich, Munich central bus station and arriving at Fribourg, gare CFF via Fribourg, cimetière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Fribourg. However, there are services departing from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) and arriving at Fribourg/Freiburg via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 46 min.

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The distance between Munich and Fribourg is 364 km. The road distance is 466.1 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Fribourg without a car is to train which takes 5 h 46 min and costs 110€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to get from Munich to Fribourg, including transfers.

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

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Munich to Fribourg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) station.

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The best way to get from Munich to Fribourg is to train which takes 5 h 46 min and costs 110€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 23€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 1 min.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Fribourg.
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  • Distance: 227.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 46 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Fribourg, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Munich to Fribourg via Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai) and Zürich HB in around 5 h 46 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Fribourg 5 times a week. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 45 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 Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
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
Flights from Munich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Munich to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
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 ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $140
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 Zürich HB to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Bern to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Fribourg
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Munich to Fribourg train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Fribourg/Freiburg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Fribourg is 466 km. It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to drive from Munich to Fribourg.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Munich Airport to Basel Airport.

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There are 139+ hotels available in Fribourg. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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