There are 10 ways to get from Munich to Loire Valley by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Paris Est Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to St-Pierre-des-Corps Tgv

$215 - $245

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Bus FlixBus  •  17 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich Fröttmaning to Tours 1923

$62 - $113

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Train via Strasbourg  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to St-Pierre-des-Corps Tgv

$222 - $292

Bus Eurolines FR  •  18 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from München to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris - Gallieni to Tours

$112 - $160

Drive  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Loire Valley 645.6 miles

$130 - $200

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Paris CDG (CDG) MUC - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to St-Pierre-des-Corps

$102 - $283

Fly to Nantes, train  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Nantes (NTE) MUC - NTE
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Tours

$107 - $237

Fly to Paris Orly, train  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Paris Orly (ORY) MUC - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to St-Pierre-des-Corps

$123 - $384

Fly to Tours St Symphorien  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Tours St Symphorien (TUF) MUC - TUF

$91 - $369

Fly to Poitiers, train  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Poitiers (PIS) MUC - PIS
  2. Take the train from Poitiers to St-Pierre-des-Corps

$339 - $660

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No, there is no direct bus from Munich to Loire Valley. However, there are services departing from München and arriving at Tours via Paris - Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Loire Valley. However, there are services departing from München Hbf and arriving at Tours via Stuttgart Hbf, Strasbourg and St-Pierre-des-Corps. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 45 min.

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The distance between Munich and Loire Valley is 816 km. The road distance is 1033 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Loire Valley without a car is to train which takes 9 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 8 min to get from Munich to Loire Valley, including transfers.

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Munich to Loire Valley bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from München station.

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

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The best way to get from Munich to Loire Valley is to train which takes 9 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 4 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 10 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Munich to Loire Valley bus services, operated by Isilines, arrive at Tours station.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Loire Valley.
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  • Distance: 510 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 8 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Loire Valley, France?

You can take a train from Munich to Loire Valley via Paris Est, Gare De L'est, Gare Montparnasse., Paris Montparnasse, St-Pierre-des-Corps, and Tours in around 9 h 8 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Loire Valley 4 times a week. Tickets cost $60 - $110 and the journey takes 15 h 25 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Munich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $460
Flights from Munich to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $460
Flights from Munich to Poitiers via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Munich to Poitiers via Venice, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Munich to Poitiers via Nuremberg, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Munich to Poitiers via Frankfurt, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Munich to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Munich to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Munich to Nantes via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Munich to Poitiers via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Munich to Poitiers via Venice, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Munich to Poitiers via Nuremberg, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Munich to Poitiers via Frankfurt, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Munich to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Munich to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Munich to Paris Orly via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Munich to Tours St Symphorien via Marseille
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Munich to Tours St Symphorien via Frankfurt, Marseille
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Munich to Tours St Symphorien via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Munich to Tours St Symphorien via Cologne/Bonn Apt, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Munich to Poitiers via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Munich to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Munich to Paris Orly via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Munich to Nantes via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $480
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Munich to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Munich to Paris Orly via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Munich to Paris Orly via Malta
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Munich to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Munich to Nantes via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Munich to Paris Orly via Tunis
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Munich to Paris Orly via London City
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Munich to Paris Orly via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from München Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Train from Paris Montparnasse to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Strasbourg to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$170 - $250
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Poitiers to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
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 to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nantes to Tours
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
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 Fröttmaning to Tours
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from München to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris - Gallieni to Tours
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Schedules at
isilines.com

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Munich to Loire Valley train services, operated by TGV, arrive at St-Pierre-des-Corps station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Loire Valley is 1033 km. It takes approximately 9 h 44 min to drive from Munich to Loire Valley.

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Luxair, Swiss, Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Munich Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 553+ hotels available in Loire Valley. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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