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

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Train, bus Swiss PostAuto  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Solothurn to Zürich HB Interregio / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zürich, Sihlquai/HB to München ZOB 2-Y / ...

$163 - $248

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Train, bus FlixBus  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Solothurn to St. Gallen 5
  2. Take the bus from St. Gallen to Munich, Munich central bus station 206 / ...

$65 - $122

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Train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Solothurn to Zürich HB Interregio / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to München Hbf Ec

$113 - $198

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Solothurn to Munich 254.5 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Zurich, fly to Munich  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Solothurn to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Munich (MUC) ZRH - MUC

$134 - $376

Train, line 3 train to Basel, fly to Munich  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Solothurn to Olten
  2. Take the line 3 train from Olten to Basel SBB
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Munich (MUC) BSL - MUC

$105 - $309

Train to Zurich, fly to Nuremberg, train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Solothurn to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Nuremberg (NUE) ZRH - NUE
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf

$143 - $381

Train to Geneva, fly to Munich  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Solothurn to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Munich (MUC) GVA - MUC

$100 - $252

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Solothurn to Munich is to drive which costs SFr 50 - SFr 80 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Solothurn to Munich is to train and fly which costs SFr 130 - SFr 380 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Solothurn to Munich. However, there are services departing from Solothurn and arriving at München Hbf via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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The distance between Solothurn and Munich is 319 km. The road distance is 407.1 km.

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The best way to get from Solothurn to Munich without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 32 min and costs SFr 160 - SFr 250.

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It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Solothurn to Munich, including transfers.

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Solothurn to Munich train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Solothurn station.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Solothurn to Munich train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at München Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Solothurn to Munich is 407 km. It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to drive from Solothurn to Munich.

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  • Distance: 199.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 32 min

What companies run services between Solothurn, Switzerland and Munich, Germany?

You can take a train from Solothurn to Munich via Zürich HB in around 6 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Basel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Basel to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Basel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Geneva to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Solothurn to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Solothurn to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Solothurn to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Solothurn to Olten
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Olten to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Solothurn to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
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 - $190
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Zurich to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from St. Gallen to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse to Munich, ZOB
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
regiojet.com

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