Munich to Potsdam by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:15
  • Last train
    00:01
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 39m

Travelling from Munich to Potsdam by train

Fast trains from Munich to Potsdam take around 4 hours and 39 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 485 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Munich and Potsdam.

Are there direct trains from Munich to Potsdam?

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

We usually find around 20 departures on the route from Munich to Potsdam 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.

How long is the train journey from Munich to Potsdam?

The Munich to Potsdam train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 39 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Munich to Potsdam train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Potsdam is usually scheduled to depart Munich around 04:15 and the last train is around 22:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Munich around 05:15, and the last at 00:01.

When to book Munich to Potsdam train tickets?

Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 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 Munich to Potsdam by train.

Which train companies operate between Munich and Potsdam?

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

  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Railjet
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn

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 rail 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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