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There are 6 ways to get from Thun to Munich by train, bus, car or plane

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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Train  •  7h

  1. Take the train from Thun to Zürich HB 8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to München Hbf Ec

$130 - $228

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Bus  •  7h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Bern to Munich, Munich central bus station 106

$42 - $73

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9h 30m

  1. Take the train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern 470
  2. Take the bus from Lucerne, Inseli Park to Munich, ZOB RegioJet

$53 - $77

Drive  •  4h 32m

  1. Drive from Thun to Munich 288.1 miles

$60 - $90

Train to Zurich, fly  •  4h 16m

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

$139 - $396

Train to Basel, fly  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Thun to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Munich (MUC) BSL - MUC

$109 - $327

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The cheapest way to get from Thun to Munich is to train and bus which costs SFr 50 - SFr 80 and takes 9h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Thun to Munich is to train and fly which costs SFr 130 - SFr 400 and takes 4h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Thun to Munich. However, there are services departing from Thun and arriving at München Hbf via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h.

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The distance between Thun and Munich is 335 km. The road distance is 460.9 km.

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The best way to get from Thun to Munich without a car is to train which takes 7h and costs SFr 130 - SFr 230.

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It takes approximately 7h to get from Thun to Munich, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Thun to Munich is to train which takes 7h and costs SFr 130 - SFr 230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 40 - SFr 75 and takes 7h 28m.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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

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Map of how to get from Thun to Munich.
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  • Distance: 209.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h

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

You can take a train from Thun to Munich via Zürich HB in around 7h. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Thun to Munich 5 times a week. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 5h 50m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Basel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Basel to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Basel to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Zurich to Munich
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
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 Thun to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Thun to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Thun to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Interlaken Ost to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Thun to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Bern to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Lucerne, Inseli Park to Munich, ZOB
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
regiojet.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Thun to Munich is 461 km. It takes approximately 4h 32m to drive from Thun to Munich.

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FlexFlight ApS, Lufthansa and Swiss offer flights from Zurich Airport to Munich Airport.

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