Amsterdam to Munich Train Tickets



One Way


Experience at first hand, the scenic journey from Amsterdam to Munich by train with Deutsche Bahn and Dutch Railways! Both companies offer comfortable, efficient high-speed travel (up to 300km/h) by InterCity and InterCity-Express trains, while providing a range of quality onboard services to keep things running smoothly every step of the way. Choose your ticket type and seating class, then get set for the spirited city of Munich!

Though most trains depart from Amsterdam Centraal station, there are a few that begin the journey from Zuid. Following one or more changeovers, all trains arrive at Munich Hbf central station.

Although Munich is likely most known for hosting its famous yearly Oktoberfest beer festival, it’s also Germany’s third-largest city and Bavarian state capital. You’ll quickly become enlightened about all things “Munich” through its unparalleled cultural scene, collection of museums and historic city center. Important stops during the course of your visit should include the BMW automobile museum, Englischer Garten park, Marienplatz central city square and Nymphenburg Palace.

Conveniently purchase your ticket to travel from Amsterdam to Munich by train here. Shortly after your order is received, we’ll ship you the actual ticket which you can simply present at the station prior to boarding.

Journey Details


Trains typically depart in 2- to 3-hour intervals, with an average of 8 total departures daily (1-4 changes per route)

Travel time

8 hours and 19 minutes (fastest time; 1 change)

Train stations

Amsterdam Centraal (Cs) or Zuid and Munich Hauptbahnhof (Hbf)

Train features

Deutsche Bahn InterCity (IC) & InterCity-Express (ICE), and Dutch Railways InterCity (IC) & InterCity-Express (ICE) International and high-speed trains, reaching a maximum speed of 300km/h
Ticket Fares

Your Amsterdam to Munich train ticket gives you the choice of two fare options:

Paper Ticket and Reservation

Valid for single or return trips. Refunds are not permitted. Seat reservation is included.

TCV Paper Ticket Only

Open ticket with no time restrictions, so you are free to travel aboard any train, even during peak hours. Tickets are refundable up to the day before the departure date (a cancellation fee applies). Non-refundable after departure. Refunds are limited to completely unused and unvalidated passes, tickets and exchange vouchers. Seat reservation not included.
Ticket Discounts

Standard Class

  • Spacious, comfortable seats
  • At-seat food and drink trolley service

First Class

  • Larger, premium-comfort seats with added legroom
  • Travel in a quiet, relaxed atmosphere
  • Most ICE trains provide at-seat food and beverage service plus a free daily local newspaper to First Class passengers
Ticket Discounts

Child discount

Children between the ages of 4 and 11 are eligible for a reduced fare. Children under the age of 4 who do not occupy a seat travel for free.
NOTE: discounts apply to “Paper Ticket and Reservation” tickets only.
Train Services and Amenities
  • Air-conditioned coaches
  • Onboard food and drink catering on most trains
  • Complimentary WiFi internet (ICE trains only)
  • Power outlets and courtesy reading lamps
  • Designated storage areas for personal luggage
  • Wheelchair-accessible seats and facilities
Additional Details

Seat reservations

  • “TCV Paper Ticket Only” tickets do not include a seat reservation.
  • “Paper Ticket and Reservation” tickets include travel in a specific seat.

E-ticket delivery

Once your “Paper Ticket and Reservation” or “TCV Paper Ticket Only” has been processed, the physical ticket is delivered to the address you’ve provided and is valid for travel from Amsterdam to Munich by train.

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