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There are 13 ways to get from Munich to Trier by train, bus, rideshare, car, plane or subway

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, bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf Ec
  2. Take the bus from Kaiserslautern to Trier, Trier train station 026

$89 - $127

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Rideshare  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Munich to Trier 327 miles

$31

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Train, bus via Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Trier, Trier train N36

$70 - $118

Train  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Trier Hbf Re12

$149 - $206

Bus Eurolines DE  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from München Zob to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Trier, Trier train 236

$59 - $84

Bus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Trier, Trier train N36 / ...

$30 - $55

Train, drive  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf Ice
  2. Drive from Aschaffenburg Hbf to Trier

$109 - $169

Drive  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Trier 326.2 miles

$65 - $100

Fly Munich to Saarbrucken, bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Saarbrucken (SCN) MUC - SCN
  2. Take the bus from Saarbrücken to Trier, Trier train

$205 - $569

Subway to Munich, fly to Luxembourg  •  5 h 29 min

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

$62 - $259

Fly Munich to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) MUC - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Trier Hbf

$111 - $288

Fly Munich to Dusseldorf, train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Dusseldorf (DUS) MUC - DUS
  2. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Trier Hbf

$110 - $263

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Luxembourg  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Luxembourg (LUX) FRA - LUX

$117 - $397

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Trier is to rideshare which costs 27€ and takes 6 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Trier is to drive which costs 55€ - 90€ and takes 4 h 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station station and arriving at Trier, Trier train. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Trier. However, there are services departing from München Hbf and arriving at Trier Hbf via Köln, Dom / Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 10 min.

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The distance between Munich and Trier is 403 km. The road distance is 522 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Trier without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 16 min and costs 75€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from Munich to Trier, including transfers.

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Munich to Trier bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from München Zob station.

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

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The best way to get from Munich to Trier is to train which takes 8 h 10 min and costs 130€ - 180€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 9 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Trier.
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  • Distance: 251.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 16 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Trier, Germany?

You can take a train from Munich to Trier via Köln Hbf and Köln, Dom / Hbf in around 8 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Munich to Trier via Karlsruhe Hbf and Karlsruhe in around 9 h 10 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Munich to Saarbrucken via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Munich to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Munich to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Munich to Luxembourg via Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Flights from Munich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Frankfurt to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Munich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,700
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Munich to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Munich to Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Luxembourg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Munich to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
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 Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$55 - $110
Train from München Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$55 - $130
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Trier Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
bahn.de
MVV
Phone
+49 89 41 42 43 44
Website
mvv-muenchen.de
Subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
Ave. Duration
9 min
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 Kaiserslautern to Trier, Trier train station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Trier, Trier train
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Trier, Trier train
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Trier, Trier train
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Saarbrücken to Trier, Trier train
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from München Zob to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Munich to Trier
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Saarbrucken Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Munich to Trier bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Trier, Trier train station.

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Munich to Trier train services, operated by Bahn DE, arrive at Trier Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Trier is 522 km. It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to drive from Munich to Trier.

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Lufthansa, Luxair and BMI Regional offer flights from Munich Airport to Saarbrucken Airport.

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There are 385+ hotels available in Trier. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Munich and Trier. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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