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Cheap Flights to Munich

Cheap Flights to Munich Airport (MUC)

Nestled in Bavaria's capital, Munich Airport is the second busiest airport in Germany. Serving 42 million passengers in Europe, it also holds the distinction of being the world's 15th busiest airport for international passengers. So, you won't be surprised that Munich Airport hosts many different airlines and offers flights to 248 destinations worldwide. If you're planning a Germany trip, you find cheap flights to Munich using Skyscanner.

Best Time to Book a Flight to Munich

Surprisingly enough, the best times to visit Munich are during fall and winter. Between September to October, the leaves are turning colours, which is especially beautiful in the English Garden (Englischer Garten). While in December, Christmas festivals are everywhere you turn with lights, decorations, and holiday cheer filling the air. Finally, February and March were made for beer lovers in Munich. There's a yearly festival dedicated to Bavarian strong ale, originally brewed by German monks. In terms of ticket prices, May, June, September, and October are the cheapest times to book flights. Use Skyscanner's Price Alert to stay updated on the best deals on airfare. 

Airlines That Fly to Munich Airport

Many domestic and international airlines fly out of Munich Airport, including:

  • Aerofloat
  • Air Berlin
  • Air Canada
  • Air China
  • Air France
  • Alitalia
  • American Airlines
  • BMI Regional
  • British Airways
  • Condor
  • Delta Air Lines
  • EasyJet
  • Edelweiss Air
  • Emirates
  • Eurowings
  • KLM
  • Korean Air
  • Lufthansa
  • Niki
  • Norwegian Air Shuttle
  • Saudia
  • Scandinavian Airlines
  • Thai Airways
  • Transavia
  • United Airlines
  • Vueling

What to Expect When Arriving at Munich Airport

Munich Airport is situated 28.5 km to the northeast of city center. Reaching Munich from the airport is possible by train, bus, taxi, or rental car. There are two trains available on the S1 and S8 lines. S1 runs to Munich's northern and western neighbourhoods, while S8 serves the eastern parts. A single ticket will cost you 11.20 Euros, while a day pass is 12.80 Euros. Lufthansa also offers an express bus into Munich for 10.50 Euros. If you choose to take a taxi into downtown, the fare is around 60 Euros and it's a 40 minute ride. Rental cars are also available on-site at Munich Airport.

Airport Facilities

Regarded as one of Europe's best airports, Munich Airport is an efficiently operated, two-terminal airport. Catching your connecting flight should be a breeze, since the airport is so smoothly run by its expert staff. Located between Terminal 1 and 2 is the Munich Airport Center (MAC). This is where you'll find the restaurants, shopping mall, medical center, recreation areas, and the MAC-Forum. The MAC-Forum is home to many fun events, such as a skating rink in winter and beach volleyball during the summer. Unlimited free Wifi is available, and there are conveniently located ATMs and currency exchange banks.

What to see and do in Munich

Germany's Munich is beloved for its stunning architecture, rich culture, and notorious Oktoberfest celebrations. The city is largely unchanged since the 1800s. Despite being heavily bombed during WWII, most of the historical buildings were restored to their former glory. Munich is home to baroque palaces (Schloss Nymphenburg), towering cathedrals (Frauenkirche), impressive museums (Pinakotheken), and sprawling parks (Englischer Garten). If you're looking to stay awhile, you can discover the best hotels in Munich using Skyscanner.

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