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Overview: Train from Munich to Manchester

distanceDistance704 miles (1135 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Munich to Manchester cover the 704 miles (1135 km) long journey taking on average 18 h 19 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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FAQs

Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Munich and Manchester?

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

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

The information above was last checked on 21/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Munich and Manchester before travelling.

Are there restrictions on returning to Germany from United Kingdom by train?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Manchester 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 Manchester?

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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?

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 21/01/2022. 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 Manchester to Munich train here.

What is the distance by train from Munich to Manchester?

The distance between Munich and Manchester by train is approximately 704 miles (1135 km).

How long is the train journey from Munich to Manchester?

On average the train from Munich to Manchester duration is 18 h 19 min  for the 704 miles (1135 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Munich to Manchester do I depart from? Which Manchester train station from Munich do I arrive in?

When departing from Munich, you have various train station options to start your trip from including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your trip in train stations like Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road.

Omio customers book a train from München Hbf   to Manchester Piccadilly   most frequently for this route.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, München Hbf, located approximately 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city centre of Munich. The most popular arrival train station in Manchester, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located around 0.4 miles (587 m) away from its city centre.

How many trains are there between Munich and Manchester a day?

On average, there are 2 trains a day from Munich to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Manchester
München Hbf is the most popular Munich 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 Munich for your journey to Manchester.
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Public transport options for München Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U4, U5, U7
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S6, S7, S8
Tram lines: 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
Bus lines: 68, X98
Train lines: ICE, RJ, NJ, IC, EC, RE, RB