There are 6 ways to get from Santiago de Compostela to Munich by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Santiago de Compostela to Munich  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Munich (MUC) SCQ - MUC

$94 - $267

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Train to A Coruna, fly to Munich  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to A Coruna
  2. Fly from A Coruna (LCG) to Munich (MUC) LCG - MUC

$87 - $282

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Fly Santiago de Compostela to Salzburg, train  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Salzburg (SZG) SCQ - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf

$111 - $364

Train  •  24 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Hendaye Ic
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...

$413 - $537

Bus  •  36 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago de Compostela to Zurich
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Munich, Munich central bus station X06 / ...

$166 - $219

Drive  •  21 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Santiago de Compostela to Munich 1381.1 miles

$290 - $420

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The cheapest way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Munich is to fly which costs 80€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Munich is to fly which costs 80€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santiago de Compostela to Munich station. However, there are services departing from Santiago de Compostela and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station via Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 15 min.

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The distance between Santiago de Compostela and Munich is 1667 km. The road distance is 2209.7 km.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Munich without a car is to train which takes 24 h 25 min and costs 350€ - 460€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Santiago de Compostela to Munich, including transfers.

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Santiago de Compostela to Munich bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Santiago de Compostela station.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Munich is to fly which takes 5 h 48 min and costs 80€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 350€ - 460€ and takes 24 h 25 min, you could also bus, which costs 140€ - 190€ and takes 36 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 35 min.

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Santiago de Compostela to Munich bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Munich, Munich central bus station.

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Map of how to get from Santiago de Compostela to Munich.
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  • Distance: 1042.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 48 min

What companies run services between Santiago de Compostela, Spain and Munich, Germany?

Lufthansa, Iberia and three other airlines fly from Santiago de Compostela to Munich every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Santiago de Compostela to Munich via Hendaye, Paris Montparnasse, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Gare de l'Est, Paris Est, and Stuttgart Hbf in around 24 h 25 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Munich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Munich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Munich via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from A Coruna to Munich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Flights from A Coruna to Munich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Salzburg via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Salzburg via Madrid, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Salzburg via Sevilla, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Munich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Munich via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from A Coruna to Munich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Salzburg via Madrid, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Salzburg via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Salzburg via Sevilla, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Salzburg via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Salzburg via Madrid, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Munich via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from A Coruna to Munich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $260
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from A Coruna to Munich via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from A Coruna to Munich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Salzburg via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
11 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Website
renfe.com
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 Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $290
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
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 Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Santiago de Compostela to Zurich
Ave. Duration
31 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Book at
eurolines.ch
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Santiago De Compostela to Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 days 8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
alsa.com
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 Zurich to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Zürich, Sihlquai/HB to München ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai to Munich, ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Yes, the driving distance between Santiago de Compostela to Munich is 2210 km. It takes approximately 21 h 16 min to drive from Santiago de Compostela to Munich.

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Swiss, easyJet, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 764+ hotels available in Munich. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Santiago de Compostela Airport is to bus which takes 17 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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