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There are 3 ways to get from Munich to Rainau by train, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Donauwoerth
  2. Take the train from Donauwoerth to Goldshoefe

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Drive

  1. Drive from Munich to Rainau

Train, fly

  1. Take the train from Muenchen Marienplatz to Muenchen Flughafen Terminal
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Stuttgart (STR)
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt to Schwabsberg

Munich to Rainau by train

The train journey time between Munich and Rainau is around 3h 21m and covers a distance of around 168 km. This includes an average layover time of around 59 min. The fastest train normally takes 2h 29m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, DB Fernverkehr AG, Deutsche Bahn Regional and others, the Munich to Rainau train service departs from Muenchen Hbf and arrives in Schwabsberg. Typically 81 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
2h 21m
Layover time:
59 min
Total time:
3h 21m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
2h 29m
Train distance:
168 km
Trains per week:
81
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:55
Last train departs at:
23:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Munich to Rainau train schedules

Munich → Rainau
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 116 117

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rainau is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rainau is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rainau is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Munich to Rainau is to drive which costs €21 - €35 and takes 1h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Rainau is to drive which costs €21 - €35 and takes 1h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Rainau. However, there are services departing from Muenchen Hbf and arriving at Schwabsberg via Donauwoerth and Goldshöfe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 52m.

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The distance between Munich and Rainau is 137 km. The road distance is 187.7 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Rainau without a car is to train which takes 2h 52m and costs €28 - €80.

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It takes approximately 2h 52m to get from Munich to Rainau, including transfers.

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Munich to Rainau train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Muenchen Hbf station.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Munich to Rainau train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Goldshoefe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Rainau is 188 km. It takes approximately 1h 44m to drive from Munich to Rainau.

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  • Distance: 137.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 52m

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

You can take a train from Munich to Rainau via Donauwoerth and Goldshöfe in around 2h 52m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€210 - €550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Donauwoerth
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from München Hbf to Donauwörth
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Donauwoerth
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €24
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Donauwoerth to Goldshoefe
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Marienplatz to Muenchen Flughafen Terminal
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Regio AG Bayern
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Donauwörth
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB Regio AG Bayern
Train from Donauwörth to Goldshöfe Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB Regio AG Bayern
Train from Marienplatz to Flughafen München
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
DB Regio AG Bayern
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Donauwoerth
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Go Ahead BW
Phone
+49 711 400 534 44
Website
go-ahead-bw.de
Train from Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt to Schwabsberg
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Go Ahead BW
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Bad Cannstatt to Schwabsberg
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)

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