There are 5 ways to get from Nice to Munich by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Munich (MUC) NCE - MUC

$80 - $220

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Bus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Munich, Munich central bus station 492

$45 - $80

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Train SNCF  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Innsbruck Hbf R / ...
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to München Hbf Ec / ...

$102 - $168

Train Trenitalia  •  17 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Muenchen Hbf En

$107 - $191

Drive  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Munich 514.2 miles

$110 - $160

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nice, Nice and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station station. Services depart six times a week, and operate Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 11 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nice to Munich. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at München Hbf via Innsbruck Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 51 min.

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The distance between Nice and Munich is 595 km. The road distance is 822.7 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Munich without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Nice to Munich, including transfers.

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Nice to Munich bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nice, Nice station.

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Nice to Munich train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Nice Ville station.

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The best way to get from Nice to Munich is to fly which takes 4 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 45 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 14 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Nice to Munich.
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  • Distance: 371.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

What companies run services between Nice, France and Munich, Germany?

Lufthansa, Eurowings and Swiss fly from Nice to Munich every 4 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Nice to Munich 6 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 11 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from Nice to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nice to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $460
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
12 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Nice Ville to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Milano Centrale to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
12 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$100 - $120
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 Nice, Nice to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Nice to Munich train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at München Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Munich is 823 km. It takes approximately 8 h 24 min to drive from Nice to Munich.

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Eurowings, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Nice Airport to Munich Airport.

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Book your Nice to Munich train tickets online with Loco2 and Loco2.

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Book your Nice to Munich bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 764+ hotels available in Munich. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Nice to Nice Airport is to line 99 bus which takes 13 min and costs .

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