Munich to Frankfurt

Munich to Frankfurt

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Munich to Frankfurt Schedule

Munich to Frankfurt Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Daytrip Standard Any time€ 617.10
FlixBus Economy 03:50 - 06:35€ 23.98
CD 2nd Class Seat 05:33 - 09:14€ 156.50
FlixBus Economy 07:20 - 13:45€ 23.99
FlixBus Economy 09:15 - 16:20€ 18.99
FlixBus Economy 10:50 - 08:40€ 29.98
FlixBus Economy 12:05 - 14:10€ 22.98
FlixBus Economy 15:30 - 19:45€ 30.98
CD 2nd Class Seat 17:54 - 21:04€ 164.31
FlixBus Economy 19:20 - 17:25€ 23.98
FlixBus Economy 20:35 - 08:10€ 23.98
FlixBus Economy 23:00 - 16:45€ 24.98

Transportation from Munich to Frankfurt

Facts about the transport from Munich to Frankfurt

Cheapest Transport$10
Fastest Transport1h
Earliest Departure12:01 AM
Latest Departure3:47 PM
Departures per day16
Distance397 kilometers
Transport CompaniesCD, FlixBus, Flixtrain, Lufthansa, Transferz

How to get from Munich to Frankfurt

Travelling between Munich and Frankfurt is possible by Flight, bus, train and taxi. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 1,482.93 if you go by taxi; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere USD 19.00.

How long does it take to get from Munich to Frankfurt?

It can take you anywhere between 1 and 8 hours to travel between Munich and Frankfurt depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between Munich and Frankfurt. Flight will bring you to your destination in 1h. Bus does a much slower job and take about 7h 20m to reach Frankfurt.

How much does it cost to get from Munich to Frankfurt?

Travelling between Munich and Frankfurt can be as cheap as USD 19.00 if you opt for a FlixBus bus and as expensive as USD 1,482.93 if you buy a Transferz taxi ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Munich and Frankfurt ?

  • 8 from Munich to Frankfurt starting from 01:50 Munich Central Bus Station until 09:05 Munich Central Bus Station
  • 8 from Munich to Frankfurt starting from 00:00 Munich Airport until 00:00 Munich Airport

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Munich to Frankfurt.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?


Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Munich to Frankfurt, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as USD 183.81.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Munich and Frankfurt



Travelling from Munich to Frankfurt overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Munich and Frankfurt



Some travellers consider taxi to be the most convenient form of overland transport thanks to flexible departure times, a possibility to choose the size of the car you need, and a hassle-free door-to-door service.

Things to remember: If you are planning to make detours during your trip, discuss it with your driver or service provider in advance as it may affect the price.

Companies offering charters between Munich and Frankfurt



Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.

Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.

What is the most popular transport to get from Munich to Frankfurt?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Bus+Train remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% chosen Bus+Train