A simple and easy transportation guide for travellers heading to Munich for 1 to 2 days short stay on what kind of transport ticket should they get and how to buy it. I will put down the most common pass/ticket that we will need and a step by step guide on how to get your ticket.
Getting a prepaid card in Munich or Germany was not as easy as I thought it would be, even though I read up on the experiences other people had. I thought of getting the sim card at the airport. However, after the research it seems like buying the Sim card outside will be better. Prior arriving into Germany, I went through the hassle exchanging email with the Mobile company indicating our interest to get the Tourist sim card and to find out more information. To our dismay, upon arrival not all outlets have the regulations standardise.
First stop in Munich, we will be staying at the well-known Accor hotel situated on the busy street of Munich city central near to the station. A total of 4 nights we had in Munich, 3 days for our first leg and after we are back from our 14 days tour for another night stay.
Heading off to Munich with Qatar Airway was planned 6 months before and when there is sale for travelling to Europe. We got the ticket for around 900SGD. This is my first experience with Qatar and the service of the staff leaves me with a deep impression. (more…)