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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  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 D / ...

$31 - $51

2 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 7 min

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

$50 - $84

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Lienz 140.8 miles

$29 - $45

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

You can take a train from Munich to Lienz via Fortezza and Fortezza/Franzensfeste in around 6 h 7 min.

Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Spittal-Millstättersee to Lienz in Osttirol
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
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 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
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
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Munich and Lienz is 171 km. The road distance is 225 km.

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Lienz is to drive which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Munich to Lienz is to drive which takes 2 h 52 min and costs 24€ - 35€.

No, there is no direct train from Munich to Lienz. However, there are services departing from Muenchen Hbf and arriving at Lienz in Osttirol via Fortezza/Franzensfeste. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 7 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to get from Munich to Lienz, including transfers.