There are 6 ways to get from Munich to Potsdam by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$142 - $200

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 006 / ...

$49 - $78

4 alternative options

Train via Leipzig Hauptbahnhof  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from München Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig Hauptbahnhof Ice 1512 / ...
  2. Take the train from Leipzig Hauptbahnhof to Berlin Hauptbahnhof Ic 2300 / ...

$141 - $204

Drive  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Potsdam 348.1 miles

$70 - $110

Subway to Munich, fly, train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) MUC - TXL
  3. Take the train from Berlin-Charlottenburg to Potsdam Hbf

$71 - $209

Train to Nuremberg, fly  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) NUE - TXL

$93 - $224

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Potsdam is to bus which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 8 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Potsdam is to subway and fly and train which costs 60€ - 180€ and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between Munich and Potsdam is 486 km. The road distance is 557 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Munich to Potsdam, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Potsdam. However, there are services departing from München Hbf and arriving at Potsdam Hbf via Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 9 min.

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Munich to Potsdam hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $180 and the journey takes 4 h 34 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Potsdam every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 7 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Nuremberg to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Nuremberg to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Nuremberg to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Munich to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hauptbahnhof to Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin-Charlottenburg to Potsdam Hbf
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
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
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 Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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