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 Karlsruhe will cost around £ 36 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 21.
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3 h 3 m
3 h 31 m
Trains per day
Of the 31 trains that leave Munich for Karlsruhe every day 6 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 3 h 31 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 3 m .
The slowest trains will take 5 h 8 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 9 min|
|Average train ticket price||£19 (€22)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, TGV or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Munich to Karlsruhe cover the 157 miles (253 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 9 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, TGV or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £19, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.
Travel to Karlsruhe from Munich from £16 with Omio’s train partners TGV and Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.
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 Munich to Karlsruhe train.
Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets between Munich and Karlsruhe due to the coronavirus:
When departing from Munich, you have various train station options to start your route from including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. When arriving in Karlsruhe, you can end your journey in train stations like Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen.
Omio customers book a train from München Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf most frequently for this route.
Passengers board their train most frequently from München Hbf and travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Karlsruhe Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the train station to the city centre in Karlsruhe.
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