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from Vienna to Munich

You can get from Vienna to Munich by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Vienna to Munich on 27 Jan we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:00Vienna6h30 12:30München, ZOB
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£271One-way
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06:00Vienna6h30 12:30München, ZOB
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£271One-way
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11:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h11 15:41Munich Hbf
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£621One-way
19:55Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)5h03 00:58Munich Hbf
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£571One-way
09:30Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)4h11 13:41Munich Hbf
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£741One-way

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Thu
27 Jan
£44ÖBB | Nightjet
£27Union Ivkoni International
£287Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
28 Jan
£35ÖBB | Nightjet
£22Flixbus
£238Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
29 Jan
£35ÖBB | Nightjet
£25Union Ivkoni International
£212Austrian Airlines
Sun
30 Jan
£23ÖBB
£26Flixbus
£238Air Dolomiti
Mon
31 Jan
£23ÖBB | Railjet
£35Flixbus
£195Air 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
£159Austrian Airlines
Sun
6 Feb
£23ÖBB
£24Union Ivkoni International
£159Air Dolomiti
Mon
7 Feb
£23ÖBB
£22Flixbus
£159Austrian Airlines
Tue
8 Feb
£23ÖBB
£28STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£159Air Dolomiti
Wed
9 Feb
£23ÖBB
£31Flixbus
£159Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
10 Feb
£23ÖBB
£22Flixbus
£128Austrian Airlines
Fri
11 Feb
£23ÖBB | Railjet
£22Flixbus
£128Air Dolomiti
Sat
12 Feb
£23ÖBB | Railjet
£22Union Ivkoni International
£128Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
13 Feb
£23ÖBB
£22Union Ivkoni International
£128Air Dolomiti
Mon
14 Feb
£23ÖBB
£24Flixbus
£128Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
15 Feb
£29Deutsche Bahn
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£128Austrian Airlines

Travel Information between Vienna and Munich

distanceDistance220 miles (355 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£23 - £185
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £23 • 4 h 3 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £185 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesAustrian Airlines, Eurolines Germany or ÖBB

Travel 220 miles (355 km) by flight, coach or train to Munich from Vienna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £23. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Austrian Airlines, Eurolines Germany or ÖBB among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Vienna to Munich.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Munich, Germany from Vienna, Austria currently allowed?

Travel from Vienna, Austria to Munich, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Munich from Vienna restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Munich, 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Munich, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 25/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Vienna and Munich closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Austria from Munich, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to Vienna, Austria from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Vienna, Austria from Munich, Germany?

Reentering Austria is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Vienna from Munich?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • 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)

Which rules do I need to follow in Vienna, Austria regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Austria must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 25/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Vienna from Munich here.

What are my travel options from Vienna to Munich?

There are 3 travel options from Vienna to Munich: flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Vienna to Munich?

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Vienna to Munich. Tickets for a train cost on average £23.

This is compared to other travel options to Munich:

A train is £162 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Vienna to Munich costing on average £185.

A train is about £4 less than a coach, which costs on average £28 for this journey.

What is the fastest way from Vienna to Munich?

The fastest way to get to Munich from Vienna is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

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

In comparison, getting to Munich by coach can take on average 5 h 20 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 4 h 3 min.

How many miles are between Vienna and Munich

The Vienna to Munich distance is approximately 220 miles (355 km).

How many services a day are there to Munich from Vienna?

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Munich is:

  • 6 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Vienna and Munich as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Vienna and in Munich?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Vienna to Munich:

  • Most travellers take a flight from Vienna International Airport to Munich Airport.
  • Most travellers take a coach from Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) to München, ZOB.
  • Most travellers board their train from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in München Hbf.

Who can get me from Vienna to Munich?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Vienna to Munich:

  • You can travel by plane from Vienna to Munich with Austrian Airlines, and you can find Austrian Airlines Vienna to Munich tickets for £185 on Omio.
  • You can go to Munich from Vienna by coach with Eurolines Germany. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £28 with Eurolines Germany from Vienna to Munich on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Vienna to Munich with ÖBB. Cheap tickets can be found for £23 with ÖBB from Vienna to Munich.

Is there a direct service between Vienna and Munich?

Yes, there are direct routes from Vienna to Munich with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct flight to Munich with Lufthansa, Air Dolomiti or Austrian Airlines with direct flights per day.
  • You can find direct coaches per day to take to Munich with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar.
  • You can find 6 direct trains per day to take to Munich with ÖBB.

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 trip.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Vienna to Munich?

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

How far in advance should I book tickets from Vienna to Munich online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Vienna to Munich, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket for this route is £185 one way on average.
  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is on average £28 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £23 one way.

But we recommend booking Vienna to Munich tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.