Munich to Bayreuth by train

  • First train
    04:15
  • Last train
    23:00
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 3m
  • Distance
    201 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    53
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 33m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Munich to Bayreuth by train

Fast trains from Munich to Bayreuth take around 2 hours and 3 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 201 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Munich and Bayreuth.

1. Are there direct trains from Munich to Bayreuth?

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

We usually find around 62 departures on the route from Munich to Bayreuth every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 41 departures.

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

The Munich to Bayreuth train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 3 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Bayreuth is usually scheduled to depart Munich around 04:15 and the last train is around 23:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Munich around 04:48, and the last at 23:00.

When to book Munich to Bayreuth 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 Bayreuth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Munich and Bayreuth?

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

  • Alex
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • agilis

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

Bayreuth to Munich by train

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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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