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Journey Information

Berlin to Munich bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$17.60
Shortest Duration7h 0m
Trips per day18
Bus lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is the train from Berlin to Munich?

A train ticket from Berlin to Munich costs an average of €54. If cost is a concern, taking a bus is a terrific alternative. A bus ticket from Berlin to Munich starts at just €10.

Is Berlin cheaper than Munich?

Yes, Berlin is generally cheaper than Munich. Munich is one of the most expensive cities in Germany, with the highest rent in the entire country. Everything from a meal to a liter of beer will cost you more in Munich.

Which is bigger, Berlin or Munich?

Berlin is significantly larger than Munich. Berlin has a population of 3.57 million and spans about 892 million square meters. Munich’s population is only about 1.45 million, and the city spans about 310 million square meters.

Is it safe to travel by bus from Berlin to Munich 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 bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus 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 much is a bus ticket from Berlin to Munich?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $28.09 was the low point for bus fares from Berlin to Munich. Buses from Munich to Berlin are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $28.09 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 8 hours and 48 minutes to cover the 313 miles (504 kilometers) from Berlin, BE to Munich, BY. However, the fastest bus only takes 7 hours, The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Because many passengers travel from Berlin to Munich at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Berlin?

The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Berlin to Munich, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 18 scheduled buses that travel from Berlin to Munich every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 11 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Berlin to Munich; ticket prices start at $20.72.

What bus companies travel from Berlin to Munich?

There are 3 bus lines from Berlin, Berlin to Munich, Bavaria. With 16 daily trips, FlixBus usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus168h 53m$30.53
Ouibus37h 33m$19.98
Pinkbus17h 0m$22.56

Where does the bus leave from in Berlin?

Buses to Munich leave from multiple locations in Berlin, Berlin. These are the 3 most popular bus stations:

  • Central Bus Station
  • Südkreuz
  • Alexanderplatz
  • Zufahrt zum Flughafen Tegel
  • Berlin Wannsee

Where does the bus arrive in Munich?

Buses arrive in Munich at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Munich, Bavaria:

  • Central Bus Station
  • Fröttmaning
  • Hackerbrücke

Price trends for buses from Berlin to Munich

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10SepOct

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

$75$60$45$30$153020100

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