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 Karlsruhe to Munich will cost around £ 34 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 21.
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2 h 59 m
4 h 4 m
Trains per day
Of the 38 trains that leave Karlsruhe for Munich every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 254 km distance in an average of 4 h 4 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 59 m .
The slowest trains will take 7 h 31 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.
|Distance||157 miles (253 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 1 min|
|Average train ticket price||£17 (€20)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, TGV or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Karlsruhe to Munich cover the 157 miles (253 km) long route taking on average 3 h 1 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, TGV or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £17, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in München Hbf.
Deutsche Bahn and TGV trains will get you between Karlsruhe and Munich from £16. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
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 Karlsruhe to Munich train.
Karlsruhe to Munich train information with Deutsche Bahn:
These are Deutsche Bahn 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Karlsruhe and Munich:
There are a few train stations in Karlsruhe to start your journey from including Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen. 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 Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in München Hbf.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Karlsruhe Hbf, located approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city centre of Karlsruhe. The most popular arrival train station in Munich, called München Hbf, is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from its city centre.
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