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Travel Information to Grindelwald from Munich

distanceDistance195 miles (315 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£27 - £202
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £27 • 6 h 14 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £202 • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight or train to travel 195 miles (315 km) from Munich to Grindelwald. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £27. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Munich to Grindelwald.

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Travel to Grindelwald 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 Munich to Grindelwald.

Travel between Munich, Germany and Grindelwald, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Can travellers from Germany enter Switzerland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Grindelwald from Munich?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Grindelwald, Switzerland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information was last checked on 25/06/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Munich to Grindelwald.

The restriction level for your return to Munich, Germany from Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Munich from Grindelwald restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Munich from Grindelwald?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Munich, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 26/06/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Munich from Grindelwald closer to your date of departure here.

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Munich to Grindelwald. You can take a flight or train.

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Munich to Grindelwald, which costs on average £27.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Grindelwald:

A train is about £175 less than a flight, which costs on average £202 for this route.

The fastest way to get to Grindelwald from Munich is by flight with an average travel time of 55 min.

There are alternative travel options to Grindelwald that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Grindelwald by train can take on average 6 h 14 min.

You should expect to travel around 195 miles (315 km) from Munich to Grindelwald.

The average frequency per day from Munich to Grindelwald is:

  • Around 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Grindelwald from Munich as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Munich to Grindelwald:

  • Trains mostly leave from München Hbf and tend to arrive in Grindelwald.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Munich to Grindelwald, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Lufthansa Cityline to go to Grindelwald by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Lufthansa Cityline Munich to Grindelwald tickets on Omio for £202.
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Grindelwald by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Munich to Grindelwald for £27 on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from Munich to Grindelwald with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by plane with Lufthansa Cityline with direct flights per day.
  • You can take a direct train with with 2 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Grindelwald as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Munich and Grindelwald.

Many of our customers travelling from Munich to Grindelwald don't make Grindelwald their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Zurich, Interlaken or Geneva, either of which you could add to your Munich and Grindelwald trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Grindelwald to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip between Munich and Grindelwald, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing £202 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing £27 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Grindelwald from Munich online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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