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Cheap Flights to Munich from $316 One Way, $375 Round Trip

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Munich Flight Information

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Destination Airport IATA Code MUC
Number of Airlines Serving
Airlines Air Europa, TAP Portugal, Scandinavian Airlines, SATA International-Azores Airlines S.A., Icelandair, Iberia, Singapore Airlines, Aer Lingus, American Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, Lufthansa, Condor, Swiss International Air Lines
Flight Price $375
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Munich When to Go

Summer in Munich is high season and comes with a wealth of outdoor events. However, summer is also the season with the most rain showers, so always be prepared by packing an umbrella along with your Ray-Bans. Weissbier, or wheat beer, served in tall glasses is the signature summer beer. Sample it at a pub or during a festival, such as the two-week-long Sommerfest at Olympiapark (the park built for the ill-fated 1972 Summer Olympics).

The shoulder seasons are autumn (September and October) and spring (April and May). During these sweater-weather months, Munich is at its driest and most temperate, and the sunlight often has a special golden glow. The most famous event is Oktoberfest, which—despite the name—happens mostly in late September and involves about five million visitors packing the Theresienwiese district for 16 days of drinking. Meanwhile, in the spring, the same Theresienwiese district hosts the Münchner Frühlingsfest (Munich Spring Festival) for about two weeks in late April to early May; this funfair entertains children with a pop-up theme park and market stalls. Adults will be eager to know that the spring beer of choice is maibock, a relatively light, golden-hued beer.

Except during Christmastime, winter is a low point for visitors to Munich because of the overcast skies and chill in the air. Given its high altitude, it’s as cold as more northerly (and more sea-level) cities like Berlin, London, and Seattle, though snowfall is similarly light. That said, December is a fantastic time to visit because this über-Catholic city (whose name means "monk") goes all-out in its celebration of Christmas. An equally fun time is the period from January 7 to Shrove Tuesday , when this Alpine city holds Fasching, its pre-Lenten Carnival, with about 2,000 costume balls and parades. The hallmark winter beer is doppelbock, a high-alcohol, dark, almost syrupy beer.

Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Munich?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor features everything from up-to-the-minute information on travel advice reports to current quarantine requirements. Be sure to check it out before locking in your plane ticket to Munich.
If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
You’ll find the answers to your questions on our helpful Customer Service Portal. While many airlines make allowances for changes or cancellations due to COVID-19, it’s best to check the terms and conditions of your selected carrier before you book.
Which airlines fly to Munich?
With 20 airlines servicing Franz Josef Strauss Intl. Airport (MUC), the gateway to Munich, the choice is all yours. Land a fabulous deal among these top international carriers waiting to whisk you away to this city:

  • Lufthansa - 3,310 flights to Munich per month
  • Air Dolomiti - 347 flights to Munich per month
  • KLM - 147 flights to Munich per month

What is the best airport to fly to in Munich?
Franz Josef Strauss Intl. Airport (MUC). It’s the city’s main airport and is located around 18 miles northeast of the downtown area. You’ll be dropping off your bags and exploring the best of Munich shortly after landing.
How much is a flight to Munich?
This week, prices ranged between $375 and $565 for a return fare to Munich. One-way flights departing from New York (JFK) dropped as low as just $316 over the same time period.
How to book the cheapest flight to Munich?
With Orbitz, you’ll uncover some of the most competitive flight deals around from a wide range of airlines. But if you’d love to improve your chances of booking cheap flights to Munich, here are some suggestions to bear in mind:

  • Departing from or landing at nearby airports may be more affordable. Enter your preferred departure and arrival airports. Next, select the ‘Nearby airports’ function below to look through your options.
  • Also, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ link and you’ll see the prices for days around your selected departure. You may be able to find cheaper flight deals if your dates are flexible.
  • You can also hit the ‘Show options’ link to filter results for your preferred airline, seating class, nonstop flights and refundable flights. Under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left, you can even pick the time of day you’d prefer to fly.
  • If you know your travel dates, book your flight. Airfares normally get dearer as the departure date gets closer.
  • Save on your getaway by bundling your flights, hotels and car rentals into a package deal. Your travel budget will thank you for it.
  • Don’t travel during the busy season if you can. By steering clear of summer and school vacations, you can save a significant amount on your airfares.

How long is a flight to Munich?
Your flight to Munich could be just an hour or it could be more, depending on where you’re flying from. We’ve rounded up a list of three of the top domestic routes and flight durations to give you an idea of what to expect:

  • Hamburg (HAM) to Franz Josef Strauss Intl. Airport (MUC) - 1 hour and 17 minutes
  • Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.) to Franz Josef Strauss Intl. Airport (MUC) - 1 hour and 11 minutes
  • Frankfurt (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) to Franz Josef Strauss Intl. Airport (MUC) - 55 minutes

What is the best time to book a flight to Munich?
If possible, book your flights to Munich in January. This is the best month to get low airfares, followed by February and August. With a bit of patience and planning, you’re sure to find a cheap flight with Orbitz.
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Munich?
To score an unbeatable flight deal, make a booking on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday. Typically, these are the cheapest days to purchase seats to Munich.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Munich?
You can score cheap flights to Munich by taking to the skies on a Monday, according to Orbitz data from 2020. Tuesday is the next cheapest day, while Saturday has the most expensive ticket prices. Whether you prefer to save cash or fly out whenever is convenient, you’ll always find a good deal with Orbitz.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Munich?
Based on Orbitz data, it’s best to fly out in August. This is generally an excellent month to land cheap flights to Munich. Keep in mind that the most expensive time to depart is in the month of June.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
If you think your travel plans may change, Orbitz will help you find a flexible fare. All you have to do is choose “Filter by flexible change policies” when searching for your flights. We’ll show you airlines that offer free cancellation and no change fees — all on top of our awesome low prices.
What do I need for the flight to Munich?
It’s always wise to be prepared for anything when going on a trip. Keep in mind the following for a smooth, stress-free flight:

  • Nothing is more important than your travel documents. Which to bring and how many depend on whether you’re traveling international or domestic. Be sure to check with your airline. In both cases, you’ll need to present some type of government-issued ID.
  • Bring some extra entertainment for your long trip to Munich. If you’re tired of watching that series on your phone, give your eyes a break from all that screen time and read a book.
  • Cabin temperatures are often chilly enough to give you goose bumps. Carry an extra warm layer even if you’re traveling during the summertime.

How many direct flights are there to Munich?
Every month, there are 1,077 direct flights into Munich. Select from a range of airline companies, including Lufthansa, Air Dolomiti and Eurowings. Other well-known airlines that fly to Munich nonstop are Condor, EW Discover and SunExpress.
How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Munich?
Smart travelers have mastered the art of finding first or business-class fares to Munich that don’t cost a packet. Follow their example with these handy tips:

  • Be more flexible with your travel dates and wait for early bird or last-minute sales on first or business-class airfares.
  • Look for a low-cost carrier that offers business-class seats. They often come with extra legroom and a glass of bubbly — but without the premium price.
  • Bid for an upgrade in online auctions (if available) or upgrade your fare through your flight loyalty scheme.

How to get into Munich from the airport?
Make things more convenient with a Franz Josef Strauss Intl. Airport (MUC) car rental. Land at Franz Josef Strauss Intl. Airport (MUC) and then pick up some wheels from one of the outlets on-site. Europcar and Sixt both have a fantastic range of vehicles to choose from. After you’ve put your seat belt on, you’ll need to travel roughly 18 miles to the southwest to get to the excitement of central Munich. Renting a vehicle from the city center is another popular option with great deals available from Munich car rentals.
How to get around in Munich?
Take advantage of Munich’s train network to whisk you to Marienplatz and other fantastic sights in and around town. Check the timetable information for the centrally located München Central Station. If you’d enjoy the freedom of your own set of wheels, rent a car from Sixt. There’s an office located near the downtown area.
What is the best time to go to Munich?
If you’d like to experience Munich in the busy season, are the prime months to visit. June 20 marks the beginning of the summer season in the Northern Hemisphere and is an excellent time to travel if you’re hooked on the open air. During this time of year, average daily temperatures typically range from 55undefined to 75undefined.
Travel tips for Munich

  • Lace up your most comfortable kicks and tour this buzzing city on foot. There are some exciting attractions to get around to, such as Marienplatz and English Garden.
  • You’ll discover rewarding day trips a short drive from the hustle and bustle. Take in Allianz Arena first and then travel to Olympia Shopping Mall.
  • When it’s time to get out and see more of Upper Bavaria, pick up a car rental and set your GPS for Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Reit im Winkl is another city of interest with a great deal to do and see.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

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