There are 5 ways to get from Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd 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 via Stuttgart Hbf  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Ice / ...
  2. Re / ...

$60 - $88

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. N950 / ...
  2. 142

$15 - $26

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Rb

$45 - $64

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. 128.2 miles

$27 - $40

Fly, train  •  4 h 56 min

  1. MUC - STR

$103 - $263

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany?

You can take a train from Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd via Stuttgart Hbf in around 3 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd via Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport in around 5 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Schwäbisch Gmünd
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Aalen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Schwäbisch Gmünd
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Munich and Schwäbisch Gmünd is 150 km. The road distance is 205 km.

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd is to bus which costs 12€ - 23€ and takes 5 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd is to drive which takes 2 h 5 min and costs 23€ - 35€.

No, there is no direct train from Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd. However, there are services departing from München Hbf and arriving at Schwäbisch Gmünd via Stuttgart Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd. However, there are services departing from Munich, Munich central bus station and arriving at Schwäbisch Gmünd via Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd, including transfers.