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Overview: Train from Munich to Stansted

distanceDistance565 miles (912 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day

Trains from Munich to Stansted cover the 565 miles (912 km) long journey taking on average 14 h 57 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Stansted Airport.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Munich, Germany to Stansted, United Kingdom?

Travel between Munich, Germany and Stansted, 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 Stansted, 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: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 27/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Munich and Stansted before travelling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Munich, Germany from Stansted, United Kingdom?

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

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

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 Stansted?

Requirements for reentering:

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

Last checked on 27/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Munich from Stansted.

How far is it from Munich to Stansted by train?

The train distance from Munich to Stansted is around 565 miles (912 km).

How long is the train journey to Stansted from Munich?

The train time from Munich to Stansted is on average 14 h 57 min  for the 565 miles (912 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Stansted from Munich by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

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

Some of the Munich train stations to Stansted you can start your journey from include München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Stansted include Stansted Airport, Stansted, London Stansted Airport and Stansted Mountfitchet.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from München Hbf   and arriving in Stansted Airport.

Where is the train station in Munich to go to Stansted? Where is the train station in Stansted located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from München Hbf, which is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Stansted Airport, located 2.7 miles (4.3 km) away from the city centre.

How many trains are there to Stansted from Munich a day?

The average number of trains departing Munich for Stansted is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

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 Stansted.
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U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U4, U5, U7
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