The Excelsior Hotel - Munich Central Station

Location & directions

Welcome to Hotel Excelsior!

Whether you are arriving from near or far – your journey to us will be easy and simple thanks to our location directly at Munich central station. When arriving by train it will take you less than 5 minutes to walk from the platform to our hotel. Check in and start exploring Munich city. The city center and all the important sights are just a stone’s throw away.

central location directly at munich central station

Hotel Excelsior is located in the pedestrian area between central station and ‚Karlsplatz‘. The proximity to many of Munich’s attractions makes it a perfect hotel for enthusiastic city tourists. In only 15 minutes you will reach Marienplatz via the shopping street ‚Kaufingerstrasse‘. From there it is only a short hop to ‚Viktualienmarkt‘, the famous Munich farmer’s market. Also only 15 minutes away from Hotel Excelsior, is the ‚Sendlinger Tor‘ and the bustling precinct ‚Glockenbachviertel‘. Here you can find many restaurant, bars and nightclubs. When you decide to move in the northerly direction, you will reach ‚Königsplatz‘, and the art district with all its museums and art galleries in less than 10 minutes. With taking only a few steps, you can enjoy Munich’s history and culture first-hand.


A dream for every city tourist: The centrally located Hotel Excelsior at Munich central station is not only surrounded by famous landmarks and historic places, it is also very easy to reach. Four subway lines, all suburban trains, and many bus and tramlines are in close proximity to Hotel Excelsior. Thus, the outskirts of Munich are also reached in no time. Both, the Olympic Park in the north, and the Hellabrunn Zoo in the south are less than 20 minutes away. To get to the airport, you either take the suburban train S1 or S8 – from the hotel to the check-in counter you will need less than an hour.


Hotel Excelsior
Schützenstrasse 11
80335 Munich

+49 (0) 89 551 37-0



Vinothek by Geisel
Schützenstrasse 11
80335 Munich

Your way to Hotel Excelsior

selected distances

There are many ways to arrive at Hotel Excelsior at Munich central station:

Munich Central Station: 5 minutes‘ walk
Munich Airport: 50 minutes by suburban trains S1 or S8
Munich east station ‚Ostbahnhof‘: 8 to 10 minutes by subway U5 or suburban train
Train station Pasing: 14 minutes by suburban train
Marienplatz: 15 minutes by foot or 7 minutes by suburban train
Sendlinger Tor: 15 minutes by foot or 5 minutes by subway U1, U2 or U7
Pinakotheken: 16 minutes by foot or 12 minutes by subway or bus
Odeonsplatz: 6 to 10 minutes by subway U4 or U5
Olympic Park: 20 minutes by subway

Hotel service at its best

If your flight leaves late in the evening, you are more than welcome to spend your waiting time at our lobby. Here you can make use of the free WiFi and enjoy the historic Bavarian atmosphere. Your flight leaves early in the morning, and you do not want to travel empty-stomached? Not a problem, we will prepare an early bird breakfast for you if you let us know the day before. To load and unload your luggage, you can stop directly in front of Hotel Excelsior at any time. After that, you can park your car in one of the public car parks in the immediate vicinity. Our recommendation is Elisenhof parking garage (Luitpoldstr. 3, 80335 Munich). If there is anything else you might need while staying with us, our concierge will be more than happy to fulfill every wish.

enquiry & Contact

You have questions regarding your stay in our beautiful Bavarian state capital? Then do not hesitate to contact us. This also applies to any suggestions or reviews you might have for us. The opinion of our guests, or soon-to-be guests, is very important to us as we want to continuously improve ourselves. A little tip for you: When booking with us directly, you will always get the best price possible. So do not hesitate to contact us on our website, via phone (+49 (0) 89 551 37-0) or e-mail [].


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