The cheapest trains from Frankfurt am Main to Munich

Showing times and prices for 18 Sep

Cheapest

£10

Average

£10

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 Frankfurt am Main to Munich will cost around £ 10 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 10.

Cheapest
12:54Frankfurt am Main3h32 16:26Munich
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£101One-way
Cheapest
12:54Frankfurt am Main3h43 16:37Munich
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£101One-way

Timetable Frankfurt am Main to Munich

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sat, 18 Sep
12:54Frankfurt am Main3h32 16:26Munich
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12:54Frankfurt am Main3h43 16:37Munich
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Fri
17 Sep
£27FlixTrain
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£303Lufthansa
Sat
18 Sep
£9FlixTrain
£16BlaBlaCar Bus
£164Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
19 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£12BlaBlaCar Bus
£164Lufthansa
Mon
20 Sep
£7FlixTrain
£12BlaBlaCar Bus
£164Lufthansa
Tue
21 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£12BlaBlaCar Bus
£137Lufthansa
Wed
22 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£12BlaBlaCar Bus
£228Lufthansa
Thu
23 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£12BlaBlaCar Bus
£228Lufthansa
Fri
24 Sep
£13FlixTrain
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£94Lufthansa
Sat
25 Sep
£25Deutsche Bahn
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£94Lufthansa
Sun
26 Sep
£13FlixTrain
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£94Lufthansa
Mon
27 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£94Lufthansa
Tue
28 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£12BlaBlaCar Bus
£78Lufthansa
Wed
29 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£164Lufthansa
Thu
30 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£137Lufthansa
Fri
1 Oct
£7FlixTrain
£12BlaBlaCar Bus
£164Lufthansa
Sat
2 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn with connection
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£78Lufthansa
Sun
3 Oct
£7FlixTrain
£12BlaBlaCar Bus
£67Lufthansa
Mon
4 Oct
£7FlixTrain
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£78Lufthansa
Tue
5 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£12BlaBlaCar Bus
£78Lufthansa
Wed
6 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£137Lufthansa
Thu
7 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£116Lufthansa

The fastest trains from Frankfurt am Main to Munich

Showing times and prices for 18 Sep

Fastest Journey

3 h 32 m

Average

3 h 37 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

304 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Frankfurt am Main for Munich every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 304 km distance in an average of 3 h 37 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 32 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 43 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.

Fastest
12:54Frankfurt am Main3h32 16:26Munich
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£101One-way
2nd Fastest
12:54Frankfurt am Main3h43 16:37Munich
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£101One-way

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Train Information to Munich from Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance188 miles (304 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price£15 (€17)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Munich cover the 188 miles (304 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 18 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £7, but the average price of train tickets is £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in München Hbf.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you between Frankfurt am Main and Munich in comfort. Find the DB train timetable for your trip between Frankfurt am Main and Munich on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Munich is 188 miles (304 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Frankfurt am Main and Munich start at £16.

Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international train journeys every day. DB is well-known for its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

Travel on different types of DB trains, including the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while WCs are standard, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train from Frankfurt am Main to Munich:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Trains from Frankfurt to Munich: Journey Details

Travel between the German cities of Frankfurt and Munich is fast and convenient, with numerous trains making the journey every day. Trains leave two to three times per hour from Frankfurt's main railway station and arrive at Munich Central Station within about 3.5 to 4 hours. There are many departure times to choose from, ranging from early in the morning at around 5:30 a.m. until evening at around 9:00 p.m. Many trains from Frankfurt to Munich travel direct, taking approximately 3.5 hours to reach their destination, while others involve one or two changes on the way at Nürnberg, Mannheim or Würzburg.


Deutsche Bahn Trains from Cologne to Leer

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Deutsche Bahn is Germany's leading train company, running 40,000 train journeys every day. Deutsche Bahn has a wide range of tickets, offers and discount cards such as the BahnCard. Check if you can use it on the Deutsche Bahn trains from Cologne to Leer. For more information on ticket cancellation, please visit our customer service centre.

Deutsche Bahn has different types of trains such as ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regional Rail) based on travel time and comfort. Toilets are available on all trains and some of them have an onboard restaurant or access to Wi-Fi.

At Omio, you can easily check the train schedule from Cologne to Leer and book cheap Deutsche Bahn tickets.


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Taking the Train from Frankfurt

Frankfurt's grand main 'Hauptbahnhof' station is the busiest transit point in the city and the primary departure point for many long distance rail journeys. It can be easily located just to the west of the city centre. The station is relatively easy to navigate, and is extremely well connected by a choice of transport systems that offer comprehensive coverage of the city, including S-Bahn (rapid transit trains), U-Bahn (underground system) and tram lines.

Getting into Munich by Train

Famed for its gothic architecture, ancient buildings and beer halls, Munich is an appealing destination for many travellers. Trains from Frankfurt to Munich arrive at München Hauptbahnhof, the city's main station, which is situated very close to the city centre at Bayerstraße. Travellers can easily reach the city centre on foot, or benefit from the tram and bus stops that are located in the station forecourt at the station's main entrance. In a different part of the station, travellers can also catch an S-Bahn or U-Bahn within the underground stations.

Travel Tips

Trains from Frankfurt am Main to Munich
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FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets to Munich from Frankfurt am Main cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Munich from Frankfurt am Main for as low as £7  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Munich on average?
The Frankfurt am Main to Munich train ticket price is on average £15  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
What is the distance between Frankfurt am Main and Munich via train?
The distance from Frankfurt am Main to Munich by train is approximately 188 miles (304 km).
What is the average Frankfurt am Main to Munich train duration?
On average the Frankfurt am Main to Munich train time is 3 h 18 min  covering the 188 miles (304 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which train station from Frankfurt am Main to Munich do I depart from? Which Munich train station from Frankfurt am Main do I arrive in?

When departing from Frankfurt am Main, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion. When arriving in Munich, you can end your trip in train stations like München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz.

Omio customers book a train from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen   to München Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure train station in Frankfurt am Main located? Where is the arrival train station in Munich located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, is located 6 mile (s) / 10 km from the city centre of Frankfurt am Main.

The most popular arrival train station, München Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Munich.

What train providers offer a service between Frankfurt am Main and Munich?
When taking a train from Frankfurt am Main to Munich, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Munich. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Frankfurt am Main and Munich and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Are there any direct trains between Frankfurt am Main and Munich?
Yes, there are 25 direct trains per day between Frankfurt am Main and Munich, and you can find a direct train for this trip with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
How many trains are there from Frankfurt am Main to Munich a day?
The average number of trains departing Frankfurt am Main for Munich is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Frankfurt am Main to Munich?
The earliest train departing from Frankfurt am Main to Munich leaves at 04: 48. The last train departing from Frankfurt am Main to Munich leaves at 22: 07. You can find the latest Frankfurt am Main to Munich train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
When should I purchase Frankfurt am Main Munich train tickets to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Munich is on average £15 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets to Munich from Frankfurt am Main available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Frankfurt am Main
Munich
Frankfurt(Main) Hbf
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