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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Munich

distanceDistance823 miles (1327 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Edinburgh to Munich cover the 823 miles (1327 km) long trip taking on average 13 h 38 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in München Hbf.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Edinburgh to Munich?

Travel between Edinburgh, United Kingdom and Munich, Germany by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Germany from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Edinburgh?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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

When travelling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 17/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Edinburgh to Munich before travelling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to United Kingdom from Munich, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Munich to Edinburgh is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Germany?

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

Last verified on 17/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Munich to Edinburgh train here.

How far is it from Edinburgh to Munich by train?

You should expect to travel around 823 miles (1327 km)  from Edinburgh to Munich by train.

How long does it take from Edinburgh to Munich by train?

The train time between Edinburgh and Munich is on average 13 h 38 min  for the 823 miles (1327 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Edinburgh and Munich by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Which train station in Edinburgh goes to Munich? Which train station do I come into Munich from Edinburgh?

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various train station options to start your route from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway. When arriving in Munich, you can end your route in train stations like München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz.

Omio customers book a train from Edinburgh Waverley   to München Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Edinburgh train station to Munich? Where is the Munich train station?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.2 miles (429 m) from the city centre of Edinburgh.

The most popular arrival train station, München Hbf, is located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre of Munich.

How many trains per day are there to Munich from Edinburgh?

The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Munich is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Munich
Edinburgh Waverley is the most popular Edinburgh railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Edinburgh for your journey to Munich.
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