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Lowest Price$32.85
Fastest Train3h 54m
Trains Per Day80
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a high-speed train from Munich to Berlin?

Yes, there are high-speed trains from Munich to Berlin, the fastest of which is DB Intercity-Express Provided by Deutsche Bahn, some trains from Munich arrive in Berlin in less than 4 hours.

Is the train from Berlin to Munich scenic?

The train from Berlin to Munich travels through farmland and past small villages. The scenery is pleasant, though not particularly memorable. That said, you’re in for a far more picturesque journey than if you traveled to Munich by bus.

How many trains run daily between Munich and Berlin?

On 4 different trains, 156 train trips are made daily from Munich to Berlin, 18 of which are direct schedules. These trains include DB Intercity and DB Intercity-Express, and are all operated by Deutsche Bahn.

Is it safe to travel by train from Munich to Berlin 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. 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, 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.

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

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Munich to Berlin. 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 Berlin?

In the last month, $59.21 was the average price of a train ticket from Munich, BY to Berlin, BE. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 26 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $99.49 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Munich to Berlin?

The distance between Munich and Berlin is approximately 313 miles, or 504 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 45 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 54 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 Berlin are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Sunday 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 12:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00pm. 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 Berlin?

There are 80 scheduled trains on most days. 14 of these are direct connections to Berlin. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Berlin to Munich. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Munich to Berlin for $16.94.

Which train should you take from Munich to Berlin?

There are 3 train lines with service from Munich, Bavaria to Berlin, Berlin. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 60 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity-Express195h 19m$95.27
Deutsche Bahn605h 55m$111.22
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company155h 44m$119.70

Where is the train station in Munich?

Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 15 stops and stations in Munich where you can board the train:

  • München Train Station
  • München-Karlsfeld
  • München-Langwied
  • München Leienfelsstr.
  • München-Lochhausen
  • München-Freiham
  • München-Aubing
  • München-Neuaubing
  • München-Allach
  • München-Perlach
  • München-Westkreuz
  • München Siemenswerke
  • Solln Station
  • München-Riem
  • München-Laim

Where is the train station in Berlin?

Berlin receives travelers from Munich at its two active train stations:

  • Train Station (tief)
  • Train Station

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