Frankfurt to Munich Train Tickets



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Deutsche Bahn goes to great lengths to make the trip from Frankfurt to Munich by train a smooth and comfortable experience. Just climb aboard a stylish InterCity, Intercity-Express or EuroCity high-speed train and see for yourself why Deutsche Bahn is the first name in German rail travel! While en route to Munich, simply settle into your Standard or First Class seat and enjoy the variety of convenient services and handy amenities available to you.

In as little as 3 hours and 11 minutes’ time, you’ll arrive in the wondrous city of Munich. The capital of Germany’s “Free State of Bavaria” is also the country’s 3rd-largest city and host to Oktoberfest, the world-famous annual beer festival. Spirits aside, Munich is renowned for its performing arts, literary and cultural scenes. Be sure to check out the BMW automobile museum, Englischer Garten public park, Marienplatz central city square and historic Nymphenburg Palace during your stay.

Once booked, you’ll receive your ticket by email which you need to print out. With your ticket in hand, you’ll be set to travel from Frankfurt to Munich by train, seat reservation included!

Journey Details


Trains depart approximately every 30 minutes during peak times and every hour otherwise, with an average of 27 departures daily (22 of them direct routes)

Travel time

3 hours and 11 minutes direct (fastest time)

Train stations

Frankfurt Main Hauptbahnhof (Hbf) and Munich Hauptbahnhof (Hbf)

Train features

Deutsche Bahn InterCity (IC), Intercity-Express (ICE) and EuroCity (EC) high speed trains, reaching a maximum speed of 320km/h
Ticket Fares

Flexpreis - Flexible Fare

Open ticket with no time restrictions, so you are free to travel aboard any train on the selected day and route, even during peak hours. Tickets are refundable up to one day before the departure date (a cancellation fee applies). Non-refundable after departure. Refunds are limited to completely unused and unvalidated tickets.
Ticket Classes

Standard Class

  • Quality, comfortable seats
  • At-seat food and drink trolley service on most trains

First Class

  • Larger, premium-comfort seats with added legroom
  • Travel in a quiet, relaxed atmosphere
  • All ICE trains provide at-seat food and beverage service, complimentary WiFi, plus a free daily 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.
Train Services and Amenities
  • Air-conditioned coaches
  • Onboard food and drink catering on most trains
  • Designated storage areas for personal luggage
  • Wheelchair-accessible seats and facilities
  • All ICE trains offer WiFi internet connectivity, “Quiet Zone” seating and dedicated areas for mobile phone use
Additional Details

Seat reservations

Your Deutsche Bahn e-ticket includes travel in a specific seat.

E-Ticket Delivery

Receive your e-ticket as a PDF document by email, which you need to print off at home and is valid for travel from Frankfurt to Munich by train.

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