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Munich Hbf to Herisau by train

It takes an average of 5h 32m to travel from Munich Hbf to Herisau by train, over a distance of around 118 miles (190 km). There are normally 31 trains per day travelling from Munich Hbf to Herisau and tickets for this journey start from €45.17 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 3h 10m
Price€45.17 - €95.60
Distance118 miles (190 km)
Frequency31 trains per day
Departure stationMunich Hbf
Arrival stationHerisau
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsSBB CFF FFS, Deutsche Bahn, db_other, meridian, obb, Regiojet

Munich Hbf to Herisau train times

Check out the next trains departing from Munich Hbf to Herisau for Tuesday 26th Jan 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
09:52 14:35 4h 43m, 4 changes
10:28 14:54 4h 26m, 4 changes
10:28 15:54 5h 26m, 3 changes
11:19 15:54 4h 35m, 4 changes
12:55 16:05 3h 10m, 1 change
13:19 17:54 4h 35m, 4 changes
14:55 18:05 3h 10m, 1 change
15:21 19:54 4h 33m, 4 changes
16:52 20:05 3h 13m, 1 change
18:52 22:12 3h 20m, 1 change

Deutsche Bahn, IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity) and ÖBB trains from Munich Hbf to Herisau

You can travel from Munich Hbf to Herisau on Deutsche Bahn, IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity) and ÖBB trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

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.

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An express train running on German domestic routes, the Intercity is a little slower than the ICE and is also used for long distance trips. The integrated circuit covers long distances with a maximum speed of 125 mph (200 km/h). In recent years, trains of the new generation "Intercity 2" run on some lines at 100 mph (160 km/h) only – these trains, however, offer extra legroom and extra space for toddlers. They are also equipped with air conditioning, a food carriage and wheelchair parking spaces.

PhotoQualle, under licence CC3.0

EuroCity (EC) trains offer convenient European cross-border connections between major cities in Italy, France, Switzerland, Germany, Austria – it's often a good alternative to air travel.

ÖBB is the major railway company for Austria, subdivided into several subsidiaries, responsible for certain areas of transport, such as long distance and local transport, the operation of postal buses and the transport of goods. Railjet is ÖBB's high-speed train, which travels at speeds of up to 143 mph (230 km/h) and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.

Cheap train tickets from Munich Hbf to Herisau

Train tickets from Munich Hbf to Herisau start at €45.17 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around .
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Book in advance

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 Herisau by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

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.

Choose a slower or connecting train

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!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Munich Hbf to Herisau? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Munich Hbf to Herisau take?

The average journey time by train between Munich Hbf and Herisau is 5 hours and 32 minutes, with around 31 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Munich Hbf and Herisau by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Munich Hbf to Herisau is 3 hours and 10 minutes.

How much does the train from Munich Hbf to Herisau cost?

Train ticket prices from Munich Hbf to Herisau can start from as little as €45.17 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Munich Hbf to Herisau?

No, there are no direct train services from Munich Hbf to Herisau. Travelling from Munich Hbf to Herisau by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Munich Hbf to Herisau leave?

The first train from Munich Hbf to Herisau leaves at 03:24. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Munich Hbf to Herisau leave?

The last train from Munich Hbf to Herisau leaves at 23:50. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Munich Hbf and Herisau by train?

Trains travelling from Munich Hbf to Herisau cover a distance of around 118 miles (190 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Herisau to Munich Hbf.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Munich Hbf to Herisau for a typical week day using timetable data for 26/01/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 17/06/2019 for travel on 15/08/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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