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Munich-Zurich Bus Schedule
Munich to Zurich bus - cost & duration
|Shortest duration||3h 50m|
|Trips per day||2|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Munich to Zurich during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our bus 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, bus 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 bus 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 bus.
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.
How much is a bus ticket from Munich to Zurich?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $21.41 was the low point for bus fares from Munich to Zurich. Buses from Zurich to Munich are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $21.41 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. You should book at least 21 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $46.44 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 5 hours and 49 minutes to cover the 151 miles (242 kilometers) from Munich, BY to Zurich, ZH. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 50 minutes. 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?
Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Zurich at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, 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 Munich?
The first bus leaves at 4:00am and the last bus leaves at 3:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Munich to Zurich, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are usually only 2 buses per day from Munich to Zurich. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Munich to Zurich; ticket prices start at $22.23.
What bus companies travel from Munich to Zurich?
There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Munich, Bavaria to Zurich, Canton of Zurich. Of these two services, FlixBus usually offers more choice, with 2 bus trips per day.
Book FlixBus from Munich to Zurich from $19. There are 2 trips per day offered by FlixBus from Munich to Zurich and you can expect on average to pay $36 for a FlixBus ticket to Zurich. In Munich, FlixBus departs to Zurich from Central Bus Station, In Zurich, FlixBus arrives at Limmatstrasse 5, An average trip on FlixBus from Munich to Zurich takes 5 hours and 50 minutes, while the fastest available FlixBus trip will get you to Zurich in 3 hours and 50 minutes, On weekends, FlixBus offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $48 for a weekend trip to Zurich.
Book RegioJet Bus from Munich to Zurich from $19. Typically there is one RegioJet Bus schedule per day from Munich to Zurich and you can expect on average to pay $19 for a RegioJet Bus ticket to Zurich. In Munich, RegioJet Bus departs to Zurich from Central Bus Station, In Zurich, RegioJet Bus arrives at Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai), An average trip on RegioJet Bus from Munich to Zurich takes 3 hours and 50 minutes, On weekends, RegioJet Bus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $19 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Zurich.
Where does the bus leave from in Munich?
Most buses depart from the main station in Munich, Bavaria:
- Central Bus Station
Where does the bus arrive in Zurich?
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Zurich, Canton of Zurich:
- Limmatstrasse 5
- Zürich HB (Carpark Sihlquai)
Price trends for buses from Munich to Zurich
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