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from London to Munich

You can get from London to Munich by train, bus or flight.

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To get from London to Munich on 16 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

20:30London Heathrow Airport1h55 23:25Munich Airport
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22:00London22h30 21:30München, ZOB
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17:15London Heathrow Airport1h50 20:05Munich Airport
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19:10London Heathrow Airport1h50 22:00Munich Airport
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06:50London Heathrow Airport1h50 09:40Munich Airport
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16 Oct
£101British Airways
17 Oct
£54Union Ivkoni International
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18 Oct
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19 Oct
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£61British Airways
20 Oct
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21 Oct
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22 Oct
£64Union Ivkoni International
23 Oct
£65Union Ivkoni International
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24 Oct
£54Union Ivkoni International
25 Oct
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26 Oct
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27 Oct
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28 Oct
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29 Oct
£54Union Ivkoni International
30 Oct
£54Union Ivkoni International
£56British Airways
31 Oct
£54Union Ivkoni International
1 Nov
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2 Nov
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3 Nov
4 Nov
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Travel Information from London to Munich

distanceDistance569 miles (917 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£81 - £83
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £81 • 22 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £83 • 1 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or Flixbus

Travel 569 miles (917 km) by flight or coach to Munich from London. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £81. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are easyJet or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct from London to Munich.

Travelling from London to Munich

Travelling from the capital of the UK across to Munich without flying does involve taking the train and changing often. The vast majority of people making this trip often opt for the simple 1 hour 45 min flight to Munich. A variety of providers offer direct services by air, including British Airways. Easyjet flights departing from Gatwick and Stansted tend to be the cheapest. Train services are run by Deutsche Bahn and invariably involve at least three changes with travel time falling anywhere between ten and fifteen hours (ideal for people with time to spare).

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Quick Guide to Munich

Must Know: The public transport system in Munich is extensive and reliable, meaning it's easy to explore the whole city, it is also cheaper than London to get around.
Must See: Explore the architecture in the Old Town.
Must Do: Join one of the free walking tours that take place several times a day to learn about this city's history.
Did you know? Munich is home to a huge 61 theatres, as well as 4 symphony orchestras.

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Travelling from London to Munich


Bahn are the main provider of rail services between the London area and city of Munich with trains leaving London St Pancras station twice a day - once in the morning and once in the afternoon. Travel time varies depending on which connections you're forced to make, with trains usually stopping in Bruxelles-Midi Aachen HBF, Duren, Cologne and Frankfurt. Connections between stations are usually less than hour and total travel time often exceeds ten hours, on some occasions reaching longer than fifteen hours.


Easyjet provide the cheapest and quickest route from London locations to Munich by air, with a minimum of two flights departing from London on most days - usually one at each airport (typically Gatwick and Stansted). British Airways are a little more expensive but fly direct, allowing passengers to touch down in Munich after five hours of travel time. Air Berlin offer flights for those wishing to depart from Heathrow and London City airports.


Eurolines are the sole provider of a direct coach service to Munich offering a bus that leaves at 2:30 p.m. and arrives in this German city almost twenty-four hours later.

Travel Tips

Travel from London to Munich
Travel to Munich easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Munich.
Am I allowed to travel from London, United Kingdom to Munich, Germany?

Travel from London, United Kingdom to Munich, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Munich from London restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Munich, Germany from London?

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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Munich, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from London to Munich closer to your planned date of departure here.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to London, United Kingdom from Munich, Germany?

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Germany?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into United Kingdom from Germany?

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in United Kingdom?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in United Kingdom to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to London, United Kingdom was last verified on 15/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to London from Munich.

How do I travel between London and Munich?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from London to Munich. You can take a flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way to get from London to Munich?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from London to Munich, which costs on average £81.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Munich:

A coach is generally £2 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £83 from London to Munich.

What is the quickest way from London to Munich?

The fastest way from London to Munich is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 50 min.

Other travel options to Munich from London can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 22 h 30 min.

What is the distance from London to Munich?

The distance between London and Munich is around 569 miles (917 km).

When going from London to Munich, where do I depart from London and where do I arrive in Munich?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from London to Munich:

  • Flights mostly depart from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Munich Airport.
  • Coaches from London to Munich most often leave from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in München, ZOB.
Which travel companies can take me from London to Munich?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Munich, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • EasyJet can get you to Munich by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with easyJet from London to Munich for £83 on Omio.
  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Munich. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus London to Munich tickets on Omio for £81.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Munich from London?
Looking to extend your trip from London to Munich? Many Omio customers who go from London to Munich usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Prague or Paris. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Prague or Paris from Munich, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I buy a ticket between London and Munich online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from London to Munich, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing £83 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets cost on average £81 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Munich from London online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.