There are 9 ways to get from Munich to Paris by train, bus, rideshare, car, subway 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.

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Train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Paris Est Tgv

$160 - $180

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Bus  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Paris, Paris 091 / ...

$50 - $150

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Rideshare  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Munich to Paris 518.8 miles

$61

Drive  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Paris 518.8 miles

$110 - $170

Subway to Munich, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Paris CDG (CDG) MUC - CDG

$67 - $227

Fly Munich to Paris Orly  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Paris Orly (ORY) MUC - ORY

$71 - $316

Train to Nuremberg, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Paris CDG (CDG) NUE - CDG

$114 - $332

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Paris CDG  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Paris CDG (CDG) STR - CDG

$115 - $340

Train, train to Mulhouse, fly to Paris Orly  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Fly from Mulhouse (MLH) to Paris Orly (ORY) MLH - ORY

$190 - $525

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The cheapest way to get from Munich to Paris is to rideshare which costs 52€ and takes 9 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Paris is to subway and fly which costs 55€ - 200€ and takes 5 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station station and arriving at Paris, Paris. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from München Hbf and arriving at Paris Est. Services depart twice a week. The journey takes approximately 5 h 52 min.

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The distance between Munich and Paris is 684 km. The road distance is 830.1 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Paris without a car is to train which takes 5 h 52 min and costs 130€ - 150€.

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The train from München Hbf to Paris Est takes 5 h 52 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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

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Munich to Paris train services, operated by TGV, depart from München Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Munich to Paris is to train which takes 5 h 52 min and costs 130€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 130€ and takes 11 h 25 min, you could also fly, which costs 60€ - 280€ and takes 6 h 50 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 Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris, Paris station.

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  • Distance: 427.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 52 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Paris, France?

TGV operates a train from Munich to Paris twice a week. Tickets cost $160 - $180 and the journey takes 5 h 52 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Paris twice daily. Tickets cost $50 - $85 and the journey takes 11 h 25 min. Eurolines FR also services this route 5 times a week.

Airlines
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 Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
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 Nuremberg to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $700
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Flights from Mulhouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
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
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
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
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
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
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Munich to Paris Orly via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Nuremberg to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
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
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Munich to Paris Orly via Malta
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
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
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
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
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 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 Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
MVV
Phone
+49 89 41 42 43 44
Website
mvv-muenchen.de
Subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mvv-muenchen.de
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 Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
bahn.de
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 HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
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 Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
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
$100 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Paris
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$61
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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