The Munich International Airport is about 17 miles northeast of
the central part of the city. It’s among the most modern and
best-equipped in Europe. S-Bahn trains connect the airport with
the Hauptbahnhof or main railroad station in downtown Munich. Trains
depart about every 20 minutes for the 40-miniute trip. The fare
is $11.Taxis to the central city are far more expensive and may
cost upwards of $80. Airport buses also run between the airport
and the center city. Munich’s main rail station is one of
the largest in Europe. It has a hotel, restaurants, shopping, car
parking and banking facilities. All Germany cites are connected
to the station. The S-Bahn rapid-transit system is a 260-mile network
of tracts throughout the city and its suburbs. Munich has long distance
bus service from many German and European cities. Munich International
airport. 089/97521313. For S-Bahn information, call 089/41424344.
For subway information, call 089/21913287. For bus information,
call the Deutsche Touring GmbH, 089/88989513.