There are 5 ways to get from Munich to Mainau by bus, train, ferry, car or plane

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  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz 006

$17 - $28

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Ulm Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Radolfzell Ire

$81 - $124

Train, ferry  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Lindau Hbf Alex
  2. Take the ferry from Lindau Hafen to Konstanz Hafen 17-Y / ...

$79 - $114

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Konstanz 161.4 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, train  •  3 h 55 min

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

$130 - $370

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Mainau is to bus which costs 14€ - 24€ and takes 3 h 40 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Munich to Mainau is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 48 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station station and arriving at Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Munich to Mainau. However, there are services departing from München Hbf and arriving at Konstanz via Ulm Hbf and Radolfzell. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

More details

The distance between Munich and Mainau is 184 km. The road distance is 258.2 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Munich to Mainau without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 40 min and costs 14€ - 24€.

More details

The bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz takes 3 h 40 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

More details

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

More details

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

More details

The best way to get from Munich to Mainau is to bus which takes 3 h 40 min and costs 14€ - 24€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 4 h 35 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Munich to Mainau.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 114.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 40 min

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Konstanz every 4 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $28 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Munich to Konstanz via Ulm Hbf and Radolfzell in around 4 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
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 Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Radolfzell
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from München Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $65
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 Flughafen to Kreuzlingen
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.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 Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Lindau Hafen to Konstanz Hafen
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
bsb.de

Want to know more about travelling around Germany

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

Search flights

Munich to Mainau bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz station.

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Mainau is 258 km. It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to drive from Munich to Mainau.

Get driving directions

Lufthansa and Swiss offer flights from Munich Airport to Zurich Airport.

Search flights

Book your Munich to Mainau train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

Book your Munich to Mainau bus tickets online with FlixBus.

Search and book

There are 958+ hotels available in Mainau. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

More details