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Train Information to Edinburgh from Munich

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

Trains from Munich to Edinburgh cover the 823 miles (1327 km) long trip taking on average 18 h 16 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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Trains from Munich to Edinburgh
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FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Munich, Germany to Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

Is international entry into Edinburgh from Munich restricted?

International entry 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?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • 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 required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 19/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Munich and Edinburgh closer to your date of departure here.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Munich, Germany from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

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

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

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in 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)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

Last verified on 19/09/2021. 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 Edinburgh to Munich train here.

What is the distance between Munich and Edinburgh via train?
The distance from Munich to Edinburgh by train is approximately 823 miles (1327 km).
What is the average Munich to Edinburgh train duration?
The Munich to Edinburgh train duration is on average 18 h 16 min, which is to be expected when travelling 823 miles (1327 km) between Munich and Edinburgh. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
When travelling by train from Munich to Edinburgh, which train station in Munich do I depart from and which train station in Edinburgh do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Munich to start your route from including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. In Edinburgh you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from München Hbf   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Where is the train station in Munich? Where is the train station in Edinburgh?

Passengers board the train most frequently from München Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

How many train services per day are there from Munich to Edinburgh?
The average number of trains departing Munich for Edinburgh is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
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München Hbf
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines U1, U2, U4, U5, U7, U8<br>Bus lines 58<br>Tram lines 16, 17, 20, 21, 22
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
München Ost
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