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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Munich to Paris?

Lowest price$79.66
Fastest train5h 42m
Trains per day19
Train lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Munich to Paris during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from Munich to Paris?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Munich to Paris. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

What is the price of a train ticket from Munich to Paris?

In the last month, $98.37 was the average price of a train ticket from Munich, BY to Paris,, You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 8 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $124.97 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Munich to Paris?

The distance between Munich and Paris is approximately 425 miles, or 684 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 6 hours and 57 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 42 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Munich to Paris are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Friday 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 3:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Munich to Paris?

There are 19 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 Paris to Munich. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Munich to Paris for $70.55.

Which train should you take from Munich to Paris?

There are 3 train lines with service from Munich, Bavaria to Paris,, Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 16 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity-Express36h 40m$120.76
Deutsche Bahn166h 52m$124.18
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company47h 27m$124.15

DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Munich to Paris start from $80, and on average cost $121. Daily there are 3 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Paris. DB Intercity-Express in Munich leaves from München Train Station and 5 other stations. And in Paris trains arrive at Paris Est, From Munich to Paris train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 6 hours and 40 minutes. If you are looking to get to Paris faster, DB Intercity-Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 42 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, DB Intercity-Express offers 8 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $123 for a one-way train ticket to Paris.

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Munich to Paris start from $107, and on average cost $124. Daily there are 16 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Paris. Deutsche Bahn in Munich leaves from München-Lochhausen and 31 other stations. And in Paris trains arrive at Paris Est, From Munich to Paris train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 6 hours and 52 minutes. If you are looking to get to Paris faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 42 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn offers 56 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $126 for a one-way train ticket to Paris.

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Munich to Paris start from $80, and on average cost $124. Daily there are 4 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Paris. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Munich leaves from München Train Station and 15 other stations. And in Paris trains arrive at Paris Est, From Munich to Paris train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 7 hours and 27 minutes. If you are looking to get to Paris faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 42 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 10 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $123 for a one-way train ticket to Paris.

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