There are 6 ways to get from Munich to Rhine Falls by train, bus, 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

Train  •  4 h 48 min

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

$70 - $108

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

$16 - $27

4 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Rhine Falls 177.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Munich to Zurich, line 33 train  •  3 h 48 min

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

$107 - $344

Fly Munich to Basel, train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Basel (BSL) MUC - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Schaffhausen

$113 - $328

Train to Nuremberg, fly to Zurich  •  4 h 27 min

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

$117 - $341

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

You can take a train from Munich to Rhine Falls via Ulm Hbf, Schaffhausen, Schaffhausen, Bahnhof, and Neuhausen, Zentrum in around 4 h 48 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Rhine Falls twice daily. Tickets cost $16 - $27 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 Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Munich to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
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 Munich to Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
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 Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from München Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$55 - $65
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
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

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

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

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

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station and arriving at Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Neuhausen am Rheinfall Bf. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Munich to Rhine Falls, including transfers.