There are 6 ways to get from Munich to Rhine Falls 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.

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Train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Winterthur Ec

$82 - $132

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Neuhausen am Rheinfall Bf 301

$15 - $26

4 alternative options

Train via Ulm Hbf  •  4 h 57 min

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

$80 - $122

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Rhine Falls 177.5 miles

$35 - $55

Subway to Munich, fly, line 33 train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Zurich (ZRH) MUC - ZRH
  3. Take the line 33 train from Winterthur to Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall

$109 - $346

Train to Nuremberg, fly  •  4 h 27 min

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

$115 - $340

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Rhine Falls is to bus which costs 13€ - 23€ and takes 5 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Rhine Falls is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The distance between Munich and Rhine Falls is 226 km. The road distance is 284 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Munich to Rhine Falls, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station station and arriving at Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Neuhausen am Rheinfall Bf. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Rhine Falls. However, there are services departing from München Hbf and arriving at Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall via Winterthur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 39 min.

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The best way to get from Munich to Rhine Falls without a car is to train which takes 4 h 39 min and costs 70€ - 120€.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Rhine Falls.
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  • Distance: 141.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Rhine Falls, Switzerland?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Munich to Rhine Falls 5 times a day. Tickets cost $75 - $130 and the journey takes 3 h 52 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Rhine Falls once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Nuremberg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Winterthur
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $60
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
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
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Winterthur to Schloss Laufen am Rheinfall
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
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 Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Neuhausen am Rheinfall Bf
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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