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There are 10 ways to get from Munich to Rome by subway, plane, train, bus, night train or car

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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Subway to Munich, fly to Rome  •  5h 7m

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

$58 - $239

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Bus FlixBus  •  12h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station 531

$50 - $85

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Train to Verona, fly to Rome  •  8h 20m

  1. Take the train from München Ost to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Rome (FCO) VRN - FCO

$96 - $375

Fly Munich to Florence, train  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Florence (FLR) MUC - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Roma Termini Station

$87 - $294

Train to Nuremberg, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) NUE - CIA

$73 - $221

Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  9h 5m

  1. Take the train from München Ost to Verona Porta Nuova Ec
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini Fa / ...

$83 - $161

Train Trenitalia  •  13h 12m

  1. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Roma Termini En

$75 - $160

Bus Busitalia Simet S.p.A.  •  13h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Munich to Rimini
  2. Take the bus from Rimini Station to Roma Roma

$61 - $92

Night train  •  13h 40m

  1. Take the night train from München Hbf to Roma Termini Nj

$110 - $190

Drive  •  8h 47m

  1. Drive from Munich to Rome 574.3 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Munich to Rome is to bus which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 13h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Rome is to subway and fly which costs 50€ - 210€ and takes 5h 7m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station station and arriving at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station station. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 12h 10m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Muenchen Hbf and arriving at Roma Termini. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13h 12m.

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The distance between Munich and Rome is 697 km. The road distance is 918.9 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Rome without a car is to train which takes 9h 5m and costs 70€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 5h 7m to get from Munich to Rome, including transfers.

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

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Munich to Rome train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from München Ost station.

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The best way to get from Munich to Rome is to train which takes 9h 5m and costs 70€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 12h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Rome.
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  • Distance: 435.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 7m

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Rome, Italy?

You can take a train from Munich to Rome via Verona Porta Nuova in around 9h 5m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Rome 4 times a week. Tickets cost $50 - $85 and the journey takes 12h 10m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Munich to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Munich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Munich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Verona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $370
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Verona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Munich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Munich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Munich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Train operators
MVV
Phone
+49 89 41 42 43 44
Website
mvv-muenchen.de
Subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
Ave. Duration
9m
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 Ost to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Night train from München Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Website
bahn.de
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
13h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$130 - $160
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
BonelliBus s.a.s.
Phone
+39 0541662069
Website
bonellibus.it
Bus from Rimini Station to Roma
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
bonellibus.it
Book at
bonellibus.net
Full
$24 - $35
Reduced
$20 - $29

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Munich to Rome bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Munich to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Rome is 919 km. It takes approximately 8h 47m to drive from Munich to Rome.

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Vueling Airlines, Swiss, Alitalia and Lufthansa offer flights from Munich Airport to Rome Airport.

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