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There are 9 ways to get from Munich to Sanssouci by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 33m

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof 18 / ...

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Bus  •  9h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Zob to Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] 034 / ...

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Train via Bamberg  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Bamberg Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Bamberg to Berlin Hbf Ice / ...

Night train, bus  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the night train from München Hbf to Lutherstadt Wittenberg Hbf 18
  2. Take the bus from Bad Belzig, Bahnhof to Potsdam, Charlottenhof Bhf 580

Drive  •  4h 38m

  1. Drive from Munich to Sanssouci 557.2 km

Train to Munich, fly to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, train  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the train from Muenchen Marienplatz to Muenchen Flughafen Terminal
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) MUC - BER
  3. Take the train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Potsdam Charlottenhof

Train to Munich, fly to Leipzig, train  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the train from Muenchen Marienplatz to Muenchen Flughafen Terminal
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Leipzig (LEJ) MUC - LEJ
  3. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf

Train to Munich, fly to Dresden, train  •  6h 1m

  1. Take the train from Muenchen Marienplatz to Muenchen Flughafen Terminal
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Dresden (DRS) MUC - DRS
  3. Take the train from Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, train  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) STR - BER
  3. Take the train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Potsdam Charlottenhof

Munich to Sanssouci by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Munich and Sanssouci is around 6h 51m and covers a distance of around 649 km. This includes an average layover time of around 46 min. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 59m. Operated by DB Fernverkehr AG, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Regional and others, the Munich to Sanssouci service departs from München Hbf and arrives in Sanssouci. Typically 88 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6h 4m
Layover time:
46 min
Total time:
6h 51m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 59m
Journey distance:
649 km
Services per week:
88
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
34 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:53
Last service departs at:
21:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Munich to Sanssouci train, bus and walk schedules

Departing Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Munich → Sanssouci
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COVID-19 help in Germany

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 Sanssouci is 116 117.

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

The social distance requirement in Sanssouci 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: 26 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Munich to Sanssouci is to bus which costs €18 - €40 and takes 9h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Sanssouci is to train and fly which costs €70 - €220 and takes 4h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Munich to Sanssouci. However, there are services departing from Zob and arriving at Potsdam, Schloss Sanssouci/Bornstedter Str. via S Messe Nord/ICC and Kaserne Hottengrund. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Sanssouci. However, there are services departing from Muenchen Hbf and arriving at Potsdam, Charlottenhof Bhf via Bamberg and S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 2m.

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The distance between Munich and Sanssouci is 486 km. The road distance is 557.2 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Sanssouci without a car is to train which takes 5h 33m and costs €100 - €200.

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It takes approximately 5h 33m to get from Munich to Sanssouci, including transfers.

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Munich to Sanssouci bus services, operated by FlixBus-de, depart from Zob station.

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

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The best way to get from Munich to Sanssouci is to train which takes 5h 33m and costs €100 - €200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €18 - €40 and takes 9h 22m.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Sanssouci.
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  • Distance: 485.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 33m

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Sanssouci, Brandenburg, Germany?

DB Fernverkehr AG operates a train from München Hbf to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof hourly, and the journey takes 4h 35m. Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express also services this route hourly. Alternatively, FlixBus-de operates a bus from Zob to Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] 5 times a day, and the journey takes 7h 10m. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €320
Flights from Munich to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €320
Flights from Munich to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €550
Flights from Munich to Dresden
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €410
Flights from Stuttgart to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €340
Flights from Stuttgart to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €340
Train operators
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from München Hbf to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from München Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Bamberg to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Night train from München Hbf to Lutherstadt Wittenberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt to S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
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 Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bamberg to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€70 - €110
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Bamberg central station to Berlin central station
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€21 - €26
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Flixtrain
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bamberg to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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 Marienplatz to Muenchen Flughafen Terminal
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Potsdam Charlottenhof
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Regio AG Bayern
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Marienplatz to Flughafen München
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
DB Regio AG Bayern
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Potsdam, Charlottenhof Bhf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €17
Website
Bahn DE
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 Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €85
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€21 - €30
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €14
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
€8 - €11
Business
€11 - €14
1st Class
€11 - €14
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Railjet
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
Railjet
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
mavcsoport.hu
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €60
1st Class
€45 - €60
Bus operators
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Zob to Berlin ZOB [Fernbus]
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Munich - Bus station to Berlin - ZOB
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €22
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.xom
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich central bus station to Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€28 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Munich Central Bus Station to Berlin Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€16 - €24
Website
RegioJet
regiobus PM
Phone
+49 (0)331 7491-30
Website
regiobus-pm.de
Bus from Bad Belzig, Bahnhof to Potsdam, Charlottenhof Bhf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
regiobus PM

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Munich to Sanssouci bus services, operated by FlixBus-de, arrive at Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] station.

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Munich to Sanssouci train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Sanssouci is 557 km. It takes approximately 4h 38m to drive from Munich to Sanssouci.

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