You can get from Essen to Munich by train, bus or flight.
To get from Essen to Munich on 28 Jun we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||306 miles (493 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £183 • 1 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn|
Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 306 miles (493 km) to Munich from Essen. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Essen to Munich.
There are 4 ways that you can travel between Essen and Munich. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.
Ferry services offer the cheapest way to get from Essen to Munich. Tickets for a ferry cost on average £1.
This is compared to other travel options to Munich:
A ferry is £45 less than a coach for this route with tickets for a coach from Essen to Munich costing on average £45.
A ferry is about £183 less than a flight, which costs on average £183 for this journey.
A ferry is £68 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Essen to Munich costing on average £68.
The fastest way from Essen to Munich is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.
Other travel options between Essen and Munich can usually take longer:
In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 9 h 20 min.
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In comparison, getting to Munich by train can take on average 5 h 29 min.
The distance from Essen to Munich is approximately 306 miles (493 km).
The average frequency per day from Essen to Munich is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Munich from Essen as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Essen to Munich:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Essen to Munich, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Essen to Munich with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Munich tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this route.
Before travelling from Essen to Munich, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Essen to Munich tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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