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There are 5 ways to get from Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hauptbahnhof to Schwäbisch Gmünd R2 / ...

$57 - $99

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Bus  •  4h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport N952 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Schwäbisch Gmünd 142

$15 - $63

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Train via Donauwörth  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Donauwörth Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Donauwörth to Aalen Hbf Rb

$52 - $88

Drive  •  2h 5m

  1. Drive from Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd 128.2 miles

$27 - $40

Subway, fly, train  •  4h 12m

  1. Take the subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Stuttgart (STR) MUC - STR
  3. Take the train from Hauptbahnhof to Schwäbisch Gmünd

$81 - $254

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Munich station 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 4h 55m.

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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 Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 12m.

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The distance between Munich and Schwäbisch Gmünd is 150 km. The road distance is 205.1 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd without a car is to train which takes 3h 12m and costs 45€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 3h 12m to get from Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd, including transfers.

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

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Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from München Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd is to train which takes 3h 12m and costs 45€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12€ - 55€ and takes 4h 55m.

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  • Distance: 93.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 12m

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

You can take a train from Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd via Stuttgart Hbf and Hauptbahnhof in around 3h 12m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd via Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport in around 4h 55m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Train operators
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 Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Schwäbisch Gmünd
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Donauwörth
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Donauwörth to Aalen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Hauptbahnhof to Schwäbisch Gmünd
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
vvs.de
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
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 Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Schwäbisch Gmünd
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Munich Central Bus Station to Stuttgart Airport Bus Terminal SAB
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
Crnja Tours
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from München ZOB to Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Munich Central Bus Station to Stuttgart Airport Bus Terminal SAB
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
Karat-S

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 45m.

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Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Schwäbisch Gmünd station.

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Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd train services, operated by Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS), arrive at Schwäbisch Gmünd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd is 205 km. It takes approximately 2h 5m to drive from Munich to Schwäbisch Gmünd.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Munich Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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There are 146+ hotels available in Schwäbisch Gmünd. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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