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Overview: Train from Munich to Southampton

distanceDistance610 miles (984 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Munich to Southampton cover the 610 miles (984 km) long journey taking on average 15 h 10 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 Southampton Central.

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

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

Can I enter United Kingdom from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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 monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

All travellers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 06/12/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Munich and Southampton as this information can change.

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

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

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

Entry into 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 Southampton?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • 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 requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 06/12/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Munich from Southampton.

What is the distance by train from Munich to Southampton?
The distance to Southampton from Munich by train is approximately 610 miles (984 km).
How many hours does it take from Munich to Southampton by train?
On average the train from Munich to Southampton duration is 15 h 10 min  for the 610 miles (984 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Munich to Southampton, which train station in Munich do I depart from and which train station in Southampton do I arrive in?

When departing from Munich, you have various train station options to start your journey from including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. When arriving in Southampton, you can end your trip in train stations like Southampton Central, Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton Town Quay.

Omio customers book a train from München Hbf   to Southampton Central   most frequently for this route.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called München Hbf, is located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city centre of Munich.

The most popular arrival train station, Southampton Central, is located 0.5 miles (757 m) away from the city centre of Southampton.

How many trains are there from Munich to Southampton a day?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Munich to Southampton. 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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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 Southampton.
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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