There are 8 ways to get from Rome to Munich by plane, train, car train, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Rome  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Munich (MUC) FCO - MUC

$70 - $250

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Bus  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Munich, Munich central bus station N531 / ...

$50 - $90

6 alternative options

Train to Ancona, fly  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Jesi
  2. Fly from Ancona (AOI) to Munich (MUC) AOI - MUC

$122 - $405

Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Verona Porta Nuova Fa / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to München Ost Ec

$85 - $165

Train, car train  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini Station to Bolzano/Bozen Rm-Bz
  2. Take the car train from Bolzano - Bozen to München Ost Uex 13474

$158 - $196

Train  •  16 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Muenchen Hbf En

$75 - $160

Night train  •  13 h 21 min

  1. Take the night train from Roma Termini to Muenchen Hbf En

$75 - $160

Drive  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Munich 575.6 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Munich is to bus which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 12 h.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Munich is to fly which costs 55€ - 220€ and takes 4 h 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rome and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Muenchen Hbf. Services depart twice a week, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 16 h 15 min.

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The distance between Rome and Munich is 697 km. The road distance is 921 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Munich without a car is to train which takes 9 h 3 min and costs 70€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Rome to Munich, including transfers.

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

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Rome to Munich train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The best way to get from Rome to Munich is to fly which takes 4 h 52 min and costs 55€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 70€ - 140€ and takes 9 h 3 min, you could also bus, which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 12 h.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Rome to Munich.
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  • Distance: 435.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 52 min

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Munich, Germany?

Lufthansa, Alitalia and four other airlines fly from Rome to Munich hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to Munich via Verona Porta Nuova in around 9 h 3 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Rome to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Ancona to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Rome to Munich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Roma Termini to Jesi
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Bolzano/Bozen
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
italotreno.it
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 Verona Porta Nuova to München Ost
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$130 - $160
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Bolzano - Bozen to München Ost
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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