Barcelona to Munich by train

  • First train
    06:10
  • Last train
    18:30
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    14hr 4m
  • Distance
    1,057 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    5
  • Avg. journey time
    23hr 26m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Barcelona to Munich by train

Fast trains from Barcelona to Munich take around 14 hours and 4 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,057 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Barcelona and Munich.

1. Are there direct trains from Barcelona to Munich?

Journeys between Barcelona and Munich usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 6 departures on the route from Barcelona to Munich every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Barcelona to Munich?

The Barcelona to Munich train travel time is normally about 14 hours and 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Barcelona to Munich train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Munich is usually scheduled to depart Barcelona around 06:10 and the last train is around 18:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Barcelona around 06:10, and the last at 16:45.

When to book Barcelona to Munich train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Barcelona to Munich by train.

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Which train companies operate between Barcelona and Munich?

More than one train company operates on the route from Barcelona to Munich, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Alleo
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • FS100
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • TGV
  • Thalys

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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