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How much are train tickets from Munich to Bayreuth?

Lowest Price$34.48
Fastest Train2h 51m
Trains Per Day91
Train Lines2
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Munich-Bayreuth Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Munich to Bayreuth right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Munich to Bayreuth?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $55.46 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Munich to Bayreuth.

How long is the train journey from Munich to Bayreuth?

The distance between Munich and Bayreuth is approximately 201 kilometers, or 125 miles. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 34 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 51 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Munich to Bayreuth are the most crowded on Thursday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Thursday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Munich at 1:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Munich to Bayreuth?

There are 91 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Bayreuth to Munich. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Munich to Bayreuth for $11.97.

What train services are there from Munich to Bayreuth?

2 train services operate from Munich to Bayreuth. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 47 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn473h 33m$52.59
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company443h 37m$58.53

Where is the train station in Munich?

There is one train station in Munich:

  • München Flughafen Besucherpark

Where is the train station in Bayreuth?

There are more train stations and stops in Bayreuth than most cities. Most trains from Munich will stop at one (or more) of the 4 following stations in Bayreuth:

  • Train Station
  • Friedrichsthal(b Bayreuth)
  • Bayreuth-St Georgen
  • Laineck

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