The cheapest buses from Munich to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 30 Nov

Cheapest

£19

Average

£19

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Munich to Zurich will cost around £ 19 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 19.

15:10Munich4h20 19:30Zurich
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£191One-way

Timetable Munich to Zurich

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The fastest buses from Munich to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 30 Nov

Fastest Journey

4 h 20 m

Average

4 h 20 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

242 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Munich for Zurich every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 242 km distance in an average of 4 h 20 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 20 m .

The slowest buses will take 4 h 20 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

15:10Munich4h20 19:30Zurich
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£191One-way

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Coach Information to Zurich from Munich

distanceDistance149 miles (241 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 50 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£14 (€16)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, Deutsche Bahn, RegioJet, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Expressbus Swiss or Eurolines Germany

Coaches from Munich to Zurich cover the 149 miles (241 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 50 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Deutsche Bahn, RegioJet, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Expressbus Swiss or Eurolines Germany. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £14, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £14. Travellers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.

Coach companies

FlixBus, Student Agency and Deutsche Bahn coaches from Munich to Zurich

Buy your official FlixBus, Student Agency and Deutsche Bahn coach tickets from Munich to Zurich from £14 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

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FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your coach tickets between Munich and Zurich due to the coronavirus:

    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
    • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
    • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Buses from Munich to Zurich: Journey Details

    There are a number of bus service providers to choose from when travelling from Munich to Zurich. The main operators include Eurolines, Flixbus, Postbus and MeinFernBus. With such a wide variety of operators servicing this route, buses from Munich to Zurich are frequent throughout the day, running from very early in the morning until late in the evening. MeinFernBus operate an average of thirteen direct services per day, with the quickest journey time being just over 3.5 hours.

    Taking the Bus from Munich

    The central bus station in Munich is the main departure point for buses to Zurich. This strikingly modern, seven-storey bus terminus is highly accessible by public transport. The city's main railway station is just a short distance away on foot, while the U6 underground line connects the bus station to the city centre.

    Getting into Zurich by Bus

    The largest city in Switzerland, Zurich blends modern business and contemporary culture with a beautifully historic city centre. The ancient buildings and quaint churches in the heart of Zurich blend seamlessly with the hip establishments which make up the city's emerging nightlife scene. The main bus station in Zurich is conveniently situated in the centre of the city, making onward travel pleasingly straightforward. The city's main railway station is just a short walk away. Additionally, Zurich's efficient local network of tram and bus services link the bus station with many of the city's main attractions.

    Travel Tips

    Buses from Munich to Zurich
    Take the bus to Zurich easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Munich to Zurich.
    FAQs
    Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for coaches to Zurich from Munich?

    Travel between Munich, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland by coach is: Partially open.

    Can I enter Switzerland from Germany?

    International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Munich?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Health declaration required
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

    What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

    All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

    • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask: Mandatory

    The information above was last checked on 28/11/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach to Zurich from Munich as this information can change.

    What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Germany from Zurich, Switzerland?

    The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Zurich to Munich is: Partially open

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Switzerland?

    Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Zurich?

    What are the entry requirements?

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
    • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

    What are the safety rules to follow in Munich, Germany?

    The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask: Mandatory

    Last verified on 28/11/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Zurich to Munich coach here.

    How much does a cheap coach between Munich and Zurich cost?
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach from Munich to Zurich for as little as £14  in the next 7 days.
    What is the average price of coach tickets to Zurich from Munich?
    The Munich to Zurich coach ticket price is on average £14  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
    How far is it from Munich to Zurich by coach?
    The coach distance from Munich to Zurich is around 149 miles (241 km).
    How long does it take from Munich to Zurich by coach?
    The coach time from Munich to Zurich is on average 3 h 50 min  for the 149 miles (241 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Munich and Zurich by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
    Which coach station from Munich to Zurich do I depart from? Which Zurich coach station from Munich do I arrive in?

    Some of the Munich coach stations to Zurich you can start your journey from include München, ZOB, Munich, Goeppert Mayer Straße/ Frottmain and Munich, Hauptbahnhof Nord. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Zurich include Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and Zurich, Main Station.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from München Hbf   and arriving in Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai.

    Where is the coach station in Munich to go to Zurich? Where is the coach station in Zurich located?

    The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this trip, called München Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Munich.

    The most popular arrival coach station, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Zurich.

    Which coach companies should I travel with from Munich to Zurich?
    If you're looking for coaches from Munich to Zurich, you can rely on Flixbus, Deutsche Bahn, RegioJet, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Expressbus Swiss or Eurolines Germany to get you to Zurich. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Munich to Zurich trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    How early should I purchase Munich to Zurich coach tickets to get the best deals?
    You can find a coach between Munich and Zurich to cost on average £14 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Munich to Zurich coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.