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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Munich

distanceDistance694 miles (1119 km)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesFirst Great Western Service

Trains from Cardiff to Munich cover the 694 miles (1119 km) long trip taking on average 14 h 53 min with our travel partners like First Great Western Service. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in München Hbf.

Train companies: Great Western Rail trains Cardiff to Munich

Travel on Great Western Rail trains to Munich from Cardiff at great prices. Omio finds you train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Great Western Rail

Looking for trains to Munich from Cardiff? Great Western Rail is one of the best companies to travel with on the 694 miles (1119 km) journey from Cardiff to Munich. As an official travel partner of Great Western Rail, Omio quickly shows you the latest Great Western Rail train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Cardiff to Munich routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable Great Western Rail train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Cardiff and Munich, you can quickly see if the Great Western Rail ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Cardiff - Munich train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with Great Western Rail!

Train information from Cardiff to Munich with Great Western Rail:

  • Average Duration: 14 h 53 min
  • Great Western Rail frequency: 4 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cardiff to Munich

Travel by train to Munich easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cardiff to Munich.

Travel by train between Cardiff, United Kingdom and Munich, Germany is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Munich from Cardiff restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Cardiff?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Munich, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 01/07/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Cardiff to Munich closer to your date of departure here.

Return travel from Germany to United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Cardiff from Munich?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Munich?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Cardiff, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 01/07/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Cardiff from Munich.

The Cardiff to Munich train distance is approximately 694 miles (1119 km).
While the time it takes to travel 694 miles (1119 km) from Cardiff to Munich can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Cardiff to Munich is on average 14 h 53 min.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Cardiff Central   and arrive in München Hbf.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Cardiff Central, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre of Cardiff.

The most popular arrival train station, München Hbf, is located 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from the city centre of Munich.

For the best Cardiff to Munich train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with First Great Western Service. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Munich from Cardiff to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing Cardiff for Munich is 4 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this route departs from Cardiff at 06: 20. The last train leaves from Cardiff at 21: 20. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Cardiff to Munich and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Cardiff is Cardiff Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Cardiff Central for your trip between Cardiff and Munich.
Amenities at station
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Cardiff Central
Commuter rail lines: City Line, Rhondda Line, Rhymney Line, Valley Line, South Wales Main Line
Train lines: Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, Great Western Railway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the rear car park (Penarth Road entrance)

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