|Distance||569 miles (917 km)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from London to Munich cover the 569 miles (917 km) long journey with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in München Hbf.
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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from London to Munich. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train from London to Munich:
Trains from London to Munich typically run two to three times a day. Deutsche Bahn are the main provider for this journey, and offer a service that requires passengers to change three or four times along the way. All trips run from London St Pancras station, with brief layovers at Bruxelles-Midi, Frankfurt and Stuttgart en route. The first train departs at 6:50a.m., and the last train of the day departs at 7:34p.m. A 10:58a.m. service is also sandwiched in between. Each journey typically takes anywhere between 9 and 10 hours. Take note that these times change over the weekend. On Sundays, a 3.04 p.m. service is available, whilst on Saturdays the first and final departure times are at 6:54 a.m. and 7:04 p.m.
London is home to several train stations, and those wishing to travel to Munich will be required to begin their journey at London St Pancras. This London transport hub is one that connects the UK capital to many other areas of Europe and is a busy station both at peak and off-peak times. Getting in and out of St Pancras is made easy thanks to the plentiful supply of Underground links - six separate tube lines connect this station to the rest of London. Kings Cross station is also conveniently located across the road.
One of Germany's most illustrious, colourful and cultivated locations, the city of Munich pulls in endless amounts of tourism year on year with its magnificent beer festivals, dazzling architecture and globally-recognised football team. Munich Train Station is extremely well connected to other modes of public transport. Several train lines, bus services, tram lines and underground lines all offer easy access into other areas of the city, and key landmarks such as city hall are only twenty minutes away on foot. Trains to Munich airport also run every ten minutes.
Travel between London, United Kingdom and Munich, Germany by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 21/09/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from London to Munich before travelling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Munich to London is: Partially open
Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the entry requirements?
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 21/09/2021. 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 London train here.
Some of the London train stations to Munich you can start your journey from include London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Munich include München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria and arriving in München Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called London Victoria, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of London.
The most popular arrival train station, München Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Munich.
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