There are 8 ways to get from Munich to Göttingen by train, car train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Göttingen Ice

$100 - $150

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Bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Göttingen N05

$30 - $130

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Car train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the car train from München Ost to Göttingen Uex1847

$110 - $140

Rideshare  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Munich to Göttingen 323.1 miles

$34

Drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Göttingen 321.8 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Hannover, train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Hannover (HAJ) MUC - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Göttingen

$108 - $339

Fly to Paderborn, train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Paderborn (PAD) MUC - PAD
  2. Take the train from Paderborn Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
  3. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Göttingen

$155 - $360

Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Nuremberg (NUE) MUC - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Göttingen

$132 - $308

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The cheapest way to get from Munich to Göttingen is to rideshare which costs 29€ and takes 6 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Göttingen is to train which costs 85€ - 130€ and takes 3 h 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station station and arriving at Göttingen. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from München Hbf and arriving at Göttingen. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 3 h 36 min.

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The distance between Munich and Göttingen is 396 km. The road distance is 515 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Göttingen without a car is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs 85€ - 130€.

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The train from München Hbf to Göttingen takes 3 h 36 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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

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The best way to get from Munich to Göttingen is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs 85€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 25€ - 110€ and takes 7 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Göttingen.
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  • Distance: 247.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 36 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Munich to Göttingen hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 3 h 36 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Göttingen once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 7 h 10 min. Eurolines DE also services this route once a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Munich to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
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 Munich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
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 Göttingen
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from München Ost to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe station to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.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 Göttingen
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from München ZOB to Gottingen
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Munich to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Hannover Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Göttingen is 515 km. It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to drive from Munich to Göttingen.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Munich Airport to Hannover Airport.

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Book your Munich to Göttingen bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 102+ hotels available in Göttingen. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Munich and Göttingen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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