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Munich to Frankfurt by bus

The journey from Munich to Frankfurt by bus is 189.31 mi and takes 6 hr 46 min. There are 39 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:25 AM and the last at 11:55 PM. It is possible to travel from Munich to Frankfurt by bus for as little as $14.36 or as much as $93.42. The best price for this journey is $14.36.

Lowest Price$14.36
Journey Duration6 hr 46 min
Connection per Day39
Lowest Price$14.36
Highest Price$93.42
First Departure12:25 AM
Last Departure11:55 PM
Distance189.31 mi
DepartureMunich
ArrivalFrankfurt
CarriersFlixTrain, FlixBus

Munich to Frankfurt Bus Times

Departure date
Tuesday, Jul 23, 2024

Your journey from Munich to Frankfurt with Virail

What's the best way to get from Munich to Frankfurt? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Munich to Frankfurt, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Munich to Frankfurt?

The prices for bus tickets from Munich to Frankfurt vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Munich to Frankfurt will cost $14.36. The average bus ticket price is approximately $30.74. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $30.74 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Munich to Frankfurt.

How long is the journey from Munich to Frankfurt by bus?

The journey between Munich and Frankfurt by bus is approximately 189.31 mi. It will take you more or less 6 hr 46 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. In order to get from Munich to Frankfurt faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Munich and Frankfurt will complete the journey in 5 hr 0 min.On average, it will take you about 6 hr 46 min to travel the 189.31 mi between Munich and Frankfurt.

How many journeys from Munich to Frankfurt take place each day?

The exact number of journeys from Munich to Frankfurt can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 39 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Munich to Frankfurt. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Munich to Frankfurt varies, but in general, you can expect to find 26 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 13 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Munich to Frankfurt. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Munich to Frankfurt
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Munich to Frankfurt.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Munich to Frankfurt, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Munich to Frankfurt.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $14.36 to $28.37 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 49% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Munich to Frankfurt

The cheapest Munich - Frankfurt bus tickets can be found for as low as $18.97 if you’re lucky, or $21.85 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $23.99.

Find the best day to travel to Frankfurt by bus

When travelling to Frankfurt by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Flixtrain is a European low-cost passenger rail service that offers affordable and comfortable train travel to various destinations across Germany. It is owned and operated by FlixMobility, the parent company of FlixBus, which is a popular bus transportation service in Europe. Flixtrain operates on several routes, including Berlin to Stuttgart, Berlin to Cologne, and Hamburg to Cologne, among others.

Ticket types and facilities from Munich to Frankfurt

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by FlixTrain when traveling from Munich to Frankfurt.

Standard

A standard ticket on FlixTrain is a regular ticket / second class ticket. Flixtrain standard ticket offers you a comfortable seat, guaranteed Wi-Fi, access to power outlets, and one carry-on and one checked luggage with size restrictions.
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power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
bicycle Bicycle

Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Connect effortlessly on FlixTrain and enjoy free WiFi, whether you're catching up on work, chatting, or simply browsing.
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Keep your devices charged and ready. FlixTrain seats come equipped with power sockets and USB outlets.
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For your safety and the comfort of everyone on board, FlixBus permits you to bring one carry-on bag that should fit under the seat or in the overhead compartment. You're also allowed one checked bag, but make sure you can load and unload it by yourself and store it in the overhead space or under your seat. Kindly ensure your luggage isn't bulky or poses a risk to others. Remember, it's up to you to keep track of your belongings during the trip.
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FlixTrain prioritizes comfort for all. Passengers with mobility concerns can book designated seats and utilize complimentary transportation for foldable wheelchairs and mobility aids. Reach out to FlixTrain for any assistance required.
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While FlixTrain doesn't offer onboard catering, you're welcome to bring along your own snacks and beverages.
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With FlixTrain, you can pack an extra piece of luggage, but it's a good idea to book early since train space is limited. Got sports equipment or a big musical instrument? They're welcome too, though an extra fee might apply. If you're cycling around, you can park your bike in specific areas for just 9 Euro, but ensure it's standard-sized and free of extra attachments. Remember to reserve a spot for your bike early, as space fills up fast
Services on board FlixTrain and FlixBus from Munich to Frankfurt
Compare services on board when travelling from Munich to Frankfurt by bus.
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wifi WiFi check check
power_sockets Power sockets check check
luggage Luggage check check
accessibility Accessibility check cross
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air_con Air conditioning check check
bicycle Bicycle check cross
sleeper_couchette Sleeper check cross

Munich to Frankfurt CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
21.33kg
Bus
22.85kg
Flight
60.93kg
Car
48.75kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Munich to Frankfurt?
A bus ticket from Munich to Frankfurt is $30.74. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $14.36.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Munich to Frankfurt?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Munich to Frankfurt is $14.36. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Munich and Frankfurt by bus?
Munich to Frankfurt is 189.31 mi.
How long does the bus between Munich and Frankfurt take?
Munich to Frankfurt is on average 6 hr 46 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hr 0 min.
Which companies operate from Munich to Frankfurt?
The bus journey from Munich to Frankfurt is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixTrain and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Munich to Frankfurt?
Munich to Frankfurt has 39 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Munich to Frankfurt leave?
The earliest bus from Munich to Frankfurt departs at 12:25 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Munich to Frankfurt depart?
The latest bus from Munich to Frankfurt departs at 11:55 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Munich to Frankfurt in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $14.36 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Munich to Frankfurt?
There are on average 26 direct connection(s) from Munich to go to Frankfurt.
What's the fastest journey time between Munich to Frankfurt by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Munich and Frankfurt is 5 hr 0 min.
Is there a direct bus from Munich to Frankfurt?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Munich and Frankfurt.
What are the CO2 emissions for Munich to Frankfurt by bus?
The bus journey from Munich to Frankfurt creates 22.85kg of CO2 emissions.

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