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Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
Munich

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Paris TO Munich

Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) to Munich (MUC)

Typically, flights to Munich from Paris are cheaper when flying from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Munich Franz Josef Strauss, which has an average price of $150

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO MUNICH FROM PARIS CHARLES DE GAULLE AIRPORTMarch24% cheaperFlying from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport to Munich costs on average just $114 in March
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO MUNICH FROM PARIS CHARLES DE GAULLE AIRPORTJune27% more expensiveIt costs about $190 for flights to Munich from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport in June
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO MUNICH FROM PARIS CHARLES DE GAULLE AIRPORTSeptember572% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Munich from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport in September than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Munich?

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Against the backdrop of the Bavarian Alps, on the banks of River Isar, Munich is a lively city with plenty of natural beauty, architectural marvels, designer retail, and shiny automobiles. Munich’s biggest draw, Oktoberfest, the largest folk fair in the world, takes place end September – early October. If you plan to visit during this time, you must book your accommodation in advance. Not only do hotels fill up fast, but the room rates are much higher at this time than during the rest of the year. Average temperatures range from 40 – 55 degrees Fahrenheit. Remember to carry a warm jacket and dress in layers. December – February is the low season. While temperatures range from 25 – 30 degrees Fahrenheit, this is the best time for attractive bargains on rooms and flights. Spring months from March – May offer pleasant weather and less crowds. You can enjoy an early visit to the ‘biergartens’, just as they open for the season. During the peak tourist season from June – August, temperatures climb to 70 – 75 degrees Fahrenheit. The city hosts numerous festivals and open-air events. Book your rooms and flights to Munich in advance to ensure reasonable rates and availability.

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Munich?

The best price found on momondo to Munich was $11/pp from Zadar, which is 98% cheaper than the average flight price to Munich. To find the cheapest price to Munich from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Munich?

If you aren’t able to travel during the month of January, then book flights to Munich from United States during March instead. Flights to Munich in March, while not as cheap as those in January, still average around $593.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Munich?

The best time to book a flight to Munich from United States is 47 days out, which is when prices tend to be around $738. However, in the past 72 hours, people saw flights from United States for as low as $299.

What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Munich?

The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Munich is on a Monday when prices can be found for as low as $695. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. The most expensive day to fly to Munich is Saturday, with ticket prices averaging around $818.

What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Munich?

Our most recent data shows that the best time of day to fly to Munich is in the morning. Flights from United States to Munich during this time can be as low as $597. In the afternoon is when there is more demand to fly to Munich, so prices are often more expensive at around $786 per ticket.

Is there a good place to hike near Munich?

During the warmer months, hikers around the Munich area find that parks like Olympic Park are the best for taking long walks with their families and/or pets. Those looking for this type of experience are likely best suited to fly to Munich in September.

Is there an alternative airport near Munich?

Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Munich is possible. If you are planning a flight to Munich, consider booking flights to Munich Franz Josef Strauss Airport (18 mi from Munich city center), Munich Augsburg/Mühlhausen Airport (36 mi from Munich city center), Memmingen Memmingen-Allgau Airport (63 mi from Munich city center) or Nürnberg Airport (96 mi from Munich city center).

Is there a cheaper alternative to flying into Munich?

With an average price of $260 per person, Memmingen Memmingen-Allgau Airport is the cheapest airport to fly into when planning your trip to Munich. This price can fluctuate based on where you are flying from. momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool can help users find the best prices.


Can I fly to Munich Franz Josef Strauss from United States right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from United States to Munich Franz Josef Strauss

Most visitors from United States need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Munich Franz Josef Strauss.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from United States must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 48 hours before departing to Munich Franz Josef Strauss.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from United States are not required to quarantine after entering Munich Franz Josef Strauss.

Can I fly back to United States from Munich Franz Josef Strauss?

Returning to United States from Munich Franz Josef Strauss

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Munich Franz Josef Strauss must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to United States.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Munich Franz Josef Strauss are not required to quarantine after entering United States.

If you are planning to travel to Munich at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

Munich Franz Josef Strauss flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Munich Franz Josef Strauss found recently by users on momondo
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Nov 9
IAD1:00 pmWashington Dulles Intl
11h 55m
1 stop
MUC12:55 amMunich Franz Josef Strauss
Nov 23
MUC1:05 amMunich Franz Josef Strauss
14h 05m
1 stop
IAD3:10 pmWashington Dulles Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Nov 8
IAD1:00 pmWashington Dulles Intl
16h 50m
1 stop
MUC5:50 amMunich Franz Josef Strauss
Nov 22
MUC1:05 amMunich Franz Josef Strauss
14h 05m
1 stop
IAD3:10 pmWashington Dulles Intl
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Dec 4
SFO11:40 amSan Francisco
15h 10m
1 stop
MUC2:50 amMunich Franz Josef Strauss
Dec 11
MUC1:05 amMunich Franz Josef Strauss
17h 55m
1 stop
SFO7:00 pmSan Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Dec 9
SFO11:40 amSan Francisco
15h 10m
1 stop
MUC2:50 amMunich Franz Josef Strauss
Jan 31
MUC1:05 amMunich Franz Josef Strauss
17h 55m
1 stop
SFO7:00 pmSan Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Nov 29
SFO11:40 amSan Francisco
15h 10m
1 stop
MUC2:50 amMunich Franz Josef Strauss
Dec 11
MUC1:05 amMunich Franz Josef Strauss
17h 55m
1 stop
SFO7:00 pmSan Francisco
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Sep 26
EWR1:55 pmNewark
12h 55m
1 stop
MUC2:50 amMunich Franz Josef Strauss
Oct 7
MUC4:00 pmMunich Franz Josef Strauss
25h 00m
1 stop
EWR5:00 pmNewark

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Munich Franz Josef Strauss

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Lufthansa
Sep 22
EWR4:45 pmNewark
7h 40m
MUC12:25 amMunich Franz Josef Strauss
British Airways
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JFK8:10 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
9h 55m
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MUC6:05 amMunich Franz Josef Strauss
Vueling
Sep 30
JFK6:00 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
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MUC5:25 amMunich Franz Josef Strauss

Which airlines fly to Munich?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Munich

Direct international flights from the U.S. to Munich are available from United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, eurowings, and Lufthansa. You can also choose flights with 1 or more stops from British Airways, Iberia, Air Canada, Etihad Airways, Emirates, LOT, Air Europa, Aer Lingus, KLM, Air France, TAP Air Portugal, Aeroflot, Singapore Airlines, Icelandair, Air China, Swissair, Turkish Airlines, Air India, Finnair, Austrian Airlines, Alitalia, SATA, Qatar Airways, Brussels Airlines, Royal Air Maroc, SAS, and many more.


How to get from the airport to Munich city center?

Below you will find all the airports in Munich along with the distance from the city center

Munich Airport (MUC)

Munich Airport is located almost 18 miles northeast of Munich city center near the old city of Freising. There are several options to travel from the airport to the city center.

S-Bahns

The S-Bahn lines S8 and S1 connect the airport with the center of Munich and trains depart every 10 minutes. One-way fare to Munich Hauptbahnhof (Central Station) is €11.60 EUR and the ride takes approximately 40 – 45 minutes. While single ride tickets are expensive, you can also purchase an Airport-City-Day-Ticket for €13.00 EUR. This ticket will allow you unlimited access of all MVV run public transport until 6.00 a.m. the following day.

Buses

The Lufthansa Express Bus is a non-stop, express connection from the airport to the city center. Buses run every 15 minutes and the one-way fare is €10.50 EUR. The journey time to Munich Hauptbahnhof is approximately 45 minutes. This bus service is available to any arriving passenger and is not exclusive to any specific airline.

Taxis

Taxis are easily available outside the arrivals area of both terminals. There is a flat fare of €63.00 EUR to travel from Munich Airport to the New Munich Exhibition Centre (Neue Messe München). To get to the city center, the approximate fare will be €55.00 EUR and the ride will take 35 minutes.

Car rentals

Several companies are present at the car rental center within the airport. You can also check out deals on car rentals with momondo.


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How to get around in Munich?

Central Munich is a compact area that is home to many of the popular tourist attractions. With several pedestrian-only zones, it’s easy to explore on foot. Consider joining one of the several walking tours to discover hidden streets and alleys, and enjoy an authentic Munich experience. For covering longer distances, there are several other modes of transport.

Public Transportation

Public transportation in Munich is operated by the MVV. The extensive network includes the U-Bahn (underground trains), S-Bahn (suburban trains), Straßenbahn (trams), and buses. Fares vary based on zone and a single one-way ticket start at €2.90 EUR.

Taxis

Metered taxis are easily available throughout the city and you can hail one directly in the streets. The base fare is €3.70 EUR, followed by €1.90 EUR per additional kilometer, and a waiting time of €28.00 EUR.

Driving

Consider driving only if you are planning to explore the Bavarian region outside Munich. Within the city, there are several pedestrian only zones and rush-hour traffic jams are very common. Park your car in one of the car parks or parking zones, and try to use public transport to get around within the city.

Bikes

Cycling is an interesting way to get around in Munich. The city boasts a large cycle path network. The city’s official bike share program, nextbike Munich, has multiple bike stations in the city. You can hire a bike at €1.00 EUR per 30 minutes, with a maximum per day rental of €9.00 EUR.


What are the visa and passport requirements when flying to Munich?

U.S. nationals do not need a visa to enter Germany for up to 90 days for business or tourism. For foreign nationals, please check the Schengen Visa Info website.


Additional info and tips about visiting Munich

Things to do and places of interest in Munich

In the heart of the Bavarian region, Munich is the land of Dirndl and Lederhosen, and traditional biergartens. The city features several beautiful parks, heritage squares, palaces, ornate churches and interesting museums. The open-air cafés, events and festivals, farmers’ markets, and retail paradises ensure that travel to Munich offers something for everyone.

  • Stroll around the heart of Munich at Marienplatz and view the glockenspiel (clock tower) and Peterskirche (St. Peter’s Church). Close by, check out Münchner Dom, known amongst locals as Frauenkirche (also called Cathedral of Our Dear Lady) close by.
  • Visit Odeonsplatz and view the Royal Residence including the Baroque park – Hofgarten, and architecturally rich monuments such as Feldherrnhalle (Field Marshal’s Hall), Theatinerkirche church (Theatine Church of St. Cajetan), and La Dolce Vita church.
  • Enjoy performances of the Munich Philharmonic and Bavarian Rundfunk Symphonic Orchestra at the Odeonsplatz square.
  • Wander around Viktualienmarkt (the city’s oldest farmers market) and browse through several stalls and beer gardens offering local and exotic fare.
  • Go for a leisurely stroll or enjoy a picnic lunch at Englischer Garten (English Garden).
  • Visit museums such as the unique Deutsches Museum (German Museum), and BMW Welt and Museum. Admire pieces of art across genres at Alte Pinakothek museum, Neue Pinakothek museum, and Pinakothek der Moderne museum.
  • If you visit during Oktoberfest, go beer tent hopping at the Theresienwiese fairground and enjoy the rides and food stalls as you interact with beer fans from across the world.
  • Check out Olympiapark for its tent-shaped structure, landscaped hills, artificial lake, and sports facilities. Soccer fans should not miss a visit to the Allianz Arena stadium, home ground of the FC Bayern Munich team.

Tips and tricks for visiting Munich

BYOF – Bring your Own Food

Many of the biergartens encourage you to bring your own food and just buy your drinks there. Head to some of the farmers’ markets and pick up hearty Bavarian fare like bowls brimming with thick stews, and plates piled high with sausage and potatoes.

Munich beer is strong!

German beer is known to have a higher alcohol content than American brews. If you are used to milder brews, you should pace yourself while drinking the Munich beer. Remember that at Oktoberfest, beer is sold only in liter quantities.


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