If you want to know more about the journey from Munich Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen by train, look no further!
On average, it takes around 1h 22m to travel from Munich Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen by train, and you'll usually find 23 trains per day running along the route for 50 miles (80 km). Good news! There are direct trains available to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, so you can just make yourself comfortable as soon as your board the train and just enjoy the journey. Take a Deutsche Bahn (DB) train from Munich Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen and you’ll reach your destination in just 1h 11m on the fastest services. DB are Germany’s main rail operator, and on your trip to Garmisch-Partenkirchen you’ll travel on either a IC, EC or high-speed ICE train.
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It takes an average of 1h 23m to travel from Munich Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen by train, over a distance of around 50 miles (80 km). There are normally 23 trains per day travelling from Munich Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen and tickets for this journey start from £8.89 when you book in advance.
From 1h 11m
50 miles (80 km)
23 trains per day
Direct trains available
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The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.
The high-speed train of Deutsche Bahn, with a maximum speed of 205 mph (330 km/h), the ICE connects major cities and is also used for international travel to neighbouring countries such as Austria, France and Denmark. This train is equipped with air conditioning, a dining car, a children's compartment and power sockets. Passengers enjoy a free WiFi connection throughout the duration of the ICE trip.
If you're travelling in ICE's Second Class, you'll get to enjoy free WiFi and a bistrò carriage where you can buy snacks and drinks.
In addition to all the amenities in Second Class, in First Class you'll get more legroom, a catering service, Fast Track in some stations and free access to DB lounges.
Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Munich Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.