There are 5 ways to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Munich by bus, train, rideshare, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from St. Gallen to Munich, Munich central bus station 206 / ...

$8 - $22

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Train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from St. Gallen to München Hbf Ec

$60 - $100

Rideshare  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Saint Gallen to Munich 145.5 miles

$15

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Sankt Gallen to Munich 145.3 miles

$30 - $45

Train, fly  •  3 h 35 min

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

$121 - $369

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The cheapest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Munich is to bus which costs SFr 7 - SFr 21 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Munich is to drive which costs SFr 29 - SFr 45 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St. Gallen and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St. Gallen and arriving at München Hbf. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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The distance between Canton of St. Gallen and Munich is 200 km. The road distance is 232.4 km.

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The best way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Munich without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 25 min and costs SFr 7 - SFr 21.

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The bus from St. Gallen to Munich, Munich central bus station takes 3 h 25 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Canton of St. Gallen to Munich bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from St. Gallen station.

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Canton of St. Gallen to Munich train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from St. Gallen station.

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The best way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Munich is to bus which takes 3 h 25 min and costs SFr 7 - SFr 21. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 60 - SFr 95 and takes 3 h 27 min.

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Map of how to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Munich.
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  • Distance: 125 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 25 min

What companies run services between Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland and Munich, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Sankt Gallen to Munich 4 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min. RegioJet also services this route 4 times a week. Alternatively, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Sankt Gallen to Munich 5 times a day. Tickets cost $60 - $100 and the journey takes 3 h 27 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
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 St. Gallen to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Rapperswil to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 St. Gallen to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from St.Gallen, Lagerstrasse to Munich, ZOB
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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 Saint Gallen to Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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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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Canton of St. Gallen to Munich bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Munich, Munich central bus station.

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Canton of St. Gallen 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 Canton of St. Gallen to Munich is 232 km. It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to drive from Canton of St. Gallen to Munich.

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Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Zurich Airport to Munich Airport.

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Book your Canton of St. Gallen to Munich bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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

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

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