Cheap train tickets from Vienna to Munich

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Cheapest

£39

Average

£81

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 Vienna to Munich will cost around £ 81 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 39.

Cheapest
23:27Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)7h02 06:29Munich Hbf
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£391One-way
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19:55Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)5h03 00:58Munich Hbf
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£461One-way
18:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h01 22:31Munich Hbf
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£591One-way
12:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h03 16:33Munich Hbf
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£591One-way
14:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h01 18:31Munich Hbf
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£591One-way

Train schedule Vienna to Munich

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00:54Vienna Westbahnhof8h47 09:41Munich Hbf
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00:54Vienna Westbahnhof8h47 09:41Munich Hbf
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05:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h11 09:41Munich Hbf
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06:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h00 10:30Munich Hbf
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06:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h00 10:30Munich Hbf
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06:51Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h46 11:37Munich Hbf
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07:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h11 11:41Munich Hbf
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07:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h11 11:41Munich Hbf
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08:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h00 12:30Munich Hbf
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08:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h00 12:30Munich Hbf
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09:15Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h22 13:37Munich Hbf
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09:15Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h22 13:37Munich Hbf
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09:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h11 13:41Munich Hbf
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09:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h11 13:41Munich Hbf
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10:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h04 14:34Munich Hbf
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10:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h04 14:34Munich Hbf
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11:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h11 15:41Munich Hbf
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11:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h11 15:41Munich Hbf
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12:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h03 16:33Munich Hbf
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12:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h03 16:33Munich Hbf
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13:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h11 17:41Munich Hbf
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13:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h11 17:41Munich Hbf
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14:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h00 18:30Munich Hbf
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14:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h01 18:31Munich Hbf
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15:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h36 20:06Munich Hbf
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16:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h02 20:32Munich Hbf
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16:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h02 20:32Munich Hbf
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17:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h11 21:41Munich Hbf
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17:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h11 21:41Munich Hbf
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18:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h01 22:31Munich Hbf
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18:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h01 22:31Munich Hbf
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19:55Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)5h03 00:58Munich Hbf
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20:13Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h19 05:32Munich Hbf
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20:13Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)9h51 06:04Munich Hbf
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23:27Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)7h02 06:29Munich Hbf
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Sat
29 Jan
£35ÖBB | Nightjet
£26Union Ivkoni International
£286Austrian Airlines
Sun
30 Jan
£32ÖBB
£26Flixbus
£237Air Dolomiti
Mon
31 Jan
£23ÖBB | Railjet
£35Flixbus
£237Air Dolomiti
Tue
1 Feb
£23ÖBB
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£195Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
2 Feb
£23ÖBB
£35Flixbus
£195Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
3 Feb
£23ÖBB | Railjet
£22Flixbus
£195Lufthansa
Fri
4 Feb
£23ÖBB | Railjet
£26Flixbus
£195Austrian Airlines
Sat
5 Feb
£23ÖBB | Railjet
£22Flixbus
£195Austrian Airlines
Sun
6 Feb
£23ÖBB
£26Union Ivkoni International
£158Austrian Airlines
Mon
7 Feb
£23ÖBB
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£158Austrian Airlines
Tue
8 Feb
£23ÖBB
£28STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£158Air Dolomiti
Wed
9 Feb
£23ÖBB
£31Flixbus
£158Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
10 Feb
£23ÖBB
£22Union Ivkoni International
£158Austrian Airlines
Fri
11 Feb
£23ÖBB | Railjet
£22Flixbus
£147TAP Portugal
Sat
12 Feb
£23ÖBB | Railjet
£17Flixbus
£128Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
13 Feb
£23ÖBB
£22Union Ivkoni International
£128Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
14 Feb
£23ÖBB
£22Flixbus
£128Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
15 Feb
£23ÖBB
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£128Austrian Airlines
Wed
16 Feb
£23ÖBB
£17Flixbus
£91Eurowings Europe
Thu
17 Feb
£23ÖBB
£22Union Ivkoni International
£128Austrian Airlines

Fastest train times from Vienna to Munich

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Fastest Journey

4 h

Average

4 h 50 m

Trains per day

35

Distance

356 km

Of the 35 trains that leave Vienna for Munich every day 15 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 356 km distance in an average of 4 h 50 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h .

The slowest trains will take 9 h 51 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
08:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h00 12:30Munich Hbf
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£781One-way
Fastest
14:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h00 18:30Munich Hbf
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£991One-way
Fastest
06:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h00 10:30Munich Hbf
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£991One-way
Fastest
06:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h00 10:30Munich Hbf
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£781One-way
Fastest
08:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h00 12:30Munich Hbf
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£991One-way

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Overview: Train from Vienna to Munich

distanceDistance220 miles (355 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price£28 (€32)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, FlixTrain, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB | S-Bahn

Trains from Vienna to Munich cover the 220 miles (355 km) long route taking on average 4 h 1 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, FlixTrain, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB | S-Bahn. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £28, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £23. Travellers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in München Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB trains Vienna to Munich

You can travel by train between Vienna and Munich with Deutsche Bahn and ÖBB for as low as £23. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn
ÖBB

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 Vienna to Munich train.

    Deutsche Bahn 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train between Vienna and Munich are the following:

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

    Trains from Vienna to Munich: Journey Details

    The journey from Austria’s capital, Vienna, to Munich in Germany can be made in only 4 or 5 hours, depending on departure time. Trains from Vienna to Munich depart from Vienna’s West Station (Wien Westbahnhof) many times per day, starting at about 5:30 a.m. in the morning and continuing throughout the day at an average of two or three times per hour until nearly midnight. Some trains make the journey direct, but others require a short change at Salzburg. All trains from Vienna arrive at München Hauptbahnhof, Munich’s main station.

    Taking the Train from Vienna

    Situated on the Gurtel, Vienna’s inner city ring road, Wien Westbahnhof, the main station in Vienna is connected to the city centre by Mariahilfer Strasse. The station can be located at Europaplatz 2 and is well connected to the centre of the city by the Vienna Metro system (U-Bahn) and the tram network. Travellers can reach the station by taking the S-Bahn-line S50 or the U3 or U6 underground lines. Six tram lines have stops outside the station entrance.

    Getting into Munich by Train

    The capital of Bavaria draws in many visitors each year, who want to explore the city’s old town or enjoy a beer or two at Oktoberfest. Many travellers will arrive at the Munich’s main station, München Hauptbahnhof, which is conveniently located close to the city centre. Much of the city can be explored on foot, but Munich’s main station is also well connected by public transport. Just outside the main station entrance, visitors will find a number of bus and tram stops to take them into the city centre. Alternatively, travellers have the option of taking the S-Bahn or U-Bahn, which are located beneath the station.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Vienna 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 Vienna to Munich.
    FAQs

    Is travel by train currently allowed from Vienna, Austria to Munich, Germany?

    Travel by train between Vienna, Austria and Munich, Germany is: Partially open.

    Is international entry into Munich from Vienna restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

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

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

    The above information was last checked on 27/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Vienna and Munich closer to your date of departure here.

    What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Vienna, Austria from Munich, Germany?

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

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

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

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

    What are the entry requirements?

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
    • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
    • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
    • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Travellers who are vaccinated with a booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)

    What are the safety rules to follow in Vienna, Austria?

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

    • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask: Mandatory

    Last verified on 27/01/2022. 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 Munich to Vienna train here.

    What is the price of the cheapest train to Munich from Vienna?

    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Munich from Vienna to cost as little as £23  in the next 7 days.

    What is the average price of train tickets to Munich from Vienna?

    If you’re looking to book tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Vienna to Munich train prices are on average £28  one way.

    What is the distance from Vienna to Munich via train?

    The train distance from Vienna to Munich is around 220 miles (355 km).

    How many hours does it take from Vienna to Munich by train?

    The train time between Vienna and Munich is on average 4 h 1 min  for the 220 miles (355 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Vienna and Munich by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

    What is the departure train station in Vienna and arrival train station in Munich?

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

    Where is the train station in Vienna? Where is the train station in Munich?

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Wien Westbahnhof, located approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre of Vienna. 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.

    Which train providers can get me from Vienna to Munich?

    For the route from Vienna to Munich you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB, ÖBB | Railjet, FlixTrain, ÖBB | Nightjet, ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB | Euro City (EC) or ÖBB | S-Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Vienna to Munich on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    Are there any Vienna to Munich direct train services?

    Yes, there are 6 direct trains between Vienna and Munich per day with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.

    How many trains per day are there between Vienna and Munich?

    The average number of trains departing Vienna for Munich is 6 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    When is the earliest train from Vienna to Munich? When is the last train from Vienna to Munich?

    The first train from Vienna to Munich leaves at 05: 30   and the last train for this leaves at 22: 27. Omio shows you the latest train from Vienna to Munich schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

    How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket between Vienna and Munich to get the best deals?

    You can find a train from Vienna to Munich to cost on average £28 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Vienna to Munich train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Vienna
    Munich
    The major railway station for departures from Vienna is Wien Westbahnhof. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Wien Westbahnhof for your trip to Munich from Vienna.