There are 5 ways to get from Munich to Lienz by train, bus or car

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Train  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Fortezza/Franzensfeste Ec
  2. Take the train from Fortezza/Franzensfeste to Lienz in Osttirol Rex / ...

$47 - $77

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Bus, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Dobbiaco 499
  2. Take the train from Dobbiaco/Toblach to Lienz in Osttirol Rex / ...

$24 - $40

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Bus, train via Spittal, Spittal an der Drau  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Spittal, Spittal an der Drau N86
  2. Take the train from Spittal-Millstättersee to Lienz in Osttirol Ic / ...

$29 - $48

Train via Salzburg Hbf  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Spittal-Millstättersee to Lienz in Osttirol Ic / ...

$67 - $103

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Lienz 140.8 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Munich to Lienz is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Lienz is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The distance between Munich and Lienz is 171 km. The road distance is 225.3 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to get from Munich to Lienz, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Lienz. However, there are services departing from München Hbf and arriving at Lienz in Osttirol via Fortezza/Franzensfeste. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 4 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Lienz is 225 km. It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to drive from Munich to Lienz.

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  • Distance: 106.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 4 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Lienz, Tirol, Austria?

You can take a train from Munich to Lienz via Fortezza/Franzensfeste in around 6 h 4 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Fortezza/Franzensfeste
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Fortezza/Franzensfeste to Lienz in Osttirol
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Dobbiaco/Toblach to Lienz in Osttirol
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Spittal-Millstättersee to Lienz in Osttirol
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
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 Spittal, Spittal an der Drau
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Dobbiaco
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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