Berlin to Munich train

Cheap train tickets from Berlin to Munich

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Cheapest

£70

Average

£86

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.

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20:06Berlin Hbf4h03 00:09Munich Hbf
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£701One-way
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04:31Berlin Hbf4h46 09:17Munich Hbf
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21:20Berlin Hbf8h44 06:04Munich Hbf
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06:01Berlin Hbf4h01 10:02Munich Hbf
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£851One-way
14:04Berlin Hbf4h34 18:38Munich Hbf
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Train schedule Berlin to Munich

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Fastest train times from Berlin to Munich

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h 55 m

Average

5 h 3 m

Trains per day

20

Distance

505 km

Of the 20 trains that leave Berlin for Munich every day 18 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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12:07Berlin Hbf3h55 16:02Munich Hbf
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£1061One-way
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Overview: Train from Berlin to Munich

distanceDistance312 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price£50 (€57)
frequencyTrain frequency30 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 28 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersÖBB | ICE, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Berlin to Munich cover the 312 miles long journey taking on average 4 h 32 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | ICE, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 30 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £50, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £31. Travellers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in München Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn trains Berlin to Munich

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Berlin and Munich from £31 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Berlin to Munich train.

Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Munich train information:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 21 min
  • Average Price: £31
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 24 a day

Trains from Berlin to Munich

If you’re travelling around Germany, trains from Berlin to Munich generally take between 5 and 6h to arrive. High-speed Deutsche Bahn trains depart Berlin almost every hour, every day of the week, from 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Home of the Oktoberfest and capital of Bavaria, Munich is a fascinating place to visit. This huge city has a cosy village atmosphere and boasts a number of outstanding museums and galleries, amazing architecture and plenty of beer gardens.

 

Berlin to Munich Train Time: Daily Departures

Trains from Berlin to Munich depart fairly frequently, with more than 20 trains daily. Trains leave Berlin Hauptbahnhof around every hour and arrive at Munich Hauptbahnhof. During the week, trains depart as early as 4:00 a.m. in the morning, while the last train leaves around 10:00 p.m. On weekends, the first train leaves a little later compared to during the week. There are also a few overnight train services that serve this route. Passengers can depart Berlin in the evenings after 8:00 p.m. and arrive in Munich early in the morning on the following day. Always check the timetable to ensure trains are running as scheduled.

   

How long is the journey by train from Berlin to Munich?

The fastest train journey from Berlin Hauptbahnhof to Munich Hauptbahnhof takes 4h 53min, although most trains arrive in less than 6h. If you prefer to take an overnight service to Munich from Berlin and arrive in the morning, the duration of this journey will vary between 8 and 11h. The majority of trains are direct, although some require passengers to switch trains once or twice, at Nuremberg, Göttingen, Hanover or Frankfurt. There are no peak travel times as trains are frequent throughout the day, leaving from 4:00 a.m. and departing about once every hour until 10:00 p.m.

   

How to find cheap train tickets from Berlin to Munich?

If you are looking for cheap train tickets from Berlin to Munich, there are a number of ways to get the best rates. Booking in advance is a great way to access early-bird specials released by train companies and obtain low cost tickets. If you can be flexible with your travel dates, try selecting different dates to find cheap train tickets. Ticket prices are usually based on the speed of the train, passenger class and the number of stops. To save money on your train journey from Berlin to Munich, book a 2nd class ticket on an Intercity service and change to a Regional train. The overnight trains on this route are also generally less expensive than travelling during the day. Senior passengers are entitled to discounted rates on train travel, while children, students and selected card holders can also enjoy reduced prices on train tickets.

    

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Berlin to Munich?

Departure train station: Trains to Munich depart from Berlin Hauptbahnhof (Hbf), which is easily accessible via metro and only a mile from the Brandenburg Gate. Facilities at this train station include luggage lockers, ATMs, restaurants, cafes and a supermarket. Passengers with a 1st class ticket can use the DB Lounge that offers complimentary Wi-Fi, drinks and snacks. Trains to Munich generally depart from the lower level and passengers should arrive at the station around 15min before departure.

Arrival train station: Trains from Berlin arrive at Munich Hauptbahnhof. Less than a mile from Marianplatz, this central train station in Munich is served by public transport connections including the S-Bahn, tram and bus lines. If you’re feeling hungry after your journey, there are plenty of food and drink outlets at Munich train station.

   

Which train companies travel from Berlin to Munich?

Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains travel from Berlin to Munich around 20 times a day. This German train company offers three types of train service: the high-speed Intercity Express (ICE) service, Intercity (IC) trains that travel between the major cities in Germany and Regional (RE) trains that connect towns and villages to larger cities. Most trains from Berlin to Munich are high-speed ICE trains that offer a direct service and can travel more than 180 miles per hour. A few trains (particularly overnight services) require passengers to switch from an Intercity Express or Intercity to a Regional train.

   

Deutsche Bahn trains from Berlin to Munich

DB trains connect passengers from Berlin to Munich every day of the week via Germany’s high-speed ICE train service. During the day, direct trains are scheduled to depart around every hour and take between 5 and 6h to arrive. If you prefer to travel during the night and arrive in Munich in the morning, some of these services use a combination of ICE, Intercity and Regional trains, and passengers may need to switch trains once or twice at Nuremberg, Göttingen, Hanover or Frankfurt. These trains can take between 8 and 11h to arrive, depending on the number of changes. No matter the train type, all trains depart from Berlin Hbf and arrive at Munich Hbf. Passengers can select from 1st or 2nd class tickets, which include various services. Ticket policies range from non-refundable Super Saver tickets to Flex Fares, which can be refunded or changed at any time up to the departure date.

     

Berlin to Munich Trains: Services on board

Passengers travelling to DB trains from Berlin to Munich can select from 1st and 2nd class carriages. 2nd class seats include power outlets and Wi-Fi, while 1st class passengers enjoy extra leg room and are served in-seat meals. If you want to catch up on work without interruption or relax with a book, choose a seat in a quiet zone. Facilities are available for people with disabilities, both onboard and at the train stations. ICE trains are also family-friendly and feature onboard changing stations. There is no maximum luggage allowance on ICE trains so you can bring as much luggage as you like, as long as it fits in the overhead racks. Some long-distance trains can accommodate bicycles, but you may need to make a reservation for bike space. Small dogs are permitted onboard in a pet carrier, although larger dogs require a ticket.

 

Travel Tips: Trains from Berlin to Munich

Travel by train to Munich 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 Berlin to Munich.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Munich from Berlin to cost as little as £31  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Berlin to Munich train to cost on average £50  one way.
The train distance from Berlin to Munich is around 312 miles.
The train time from Berlin to Munich is on average 4 h 32 min  for the 312 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go from Berlin to Munich by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Berlin to start your route from including Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. In Munich you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf   and arrive in München Hbf.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Berlin Hbf and need to travel around 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Munich most often arrive at München Hbf and need to travel around 2.3 miles (3.7 km) from this train station to the city centre.

If you're looking for trains from Berlin to Munich, you can rely on ÖBB | ICE, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Munich. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Berlin to Munich trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 28 direct trains per day from Berlin to Munich. You can look to travel with Deutsche Bahn  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
On average, there are 30 trains a day from Berlin to Munich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Berlin to Munich train departs at 05: 24   and the last train from Berlin to Munich leaves at 20: 45. Check out the most up-to-date Berlin to Munich train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Berlin and Munich within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £50 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Berlin to Munich a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Munich
Berlin Hbf is the most popular Berlin railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Berlin for your journey to Munich.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+49 302971055
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 07: 00 - 22: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 00
Public transport options for Berlin Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U5
S-Bahn lines: S3, S5, S7, S9
Bus lines: 120, 123, 142, 147, 245, M41, M85, N20, N40, N5
Tram lines: M5, M6, M8, M10
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FEX, HBX, IRE, RB10, RB14, RB21, RB22, RE1, RE2, RE3, RE4, RE5, RE7
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility

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