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from London to Munich

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

Our recommendation

To get from London to Munich on 22 Sep we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

17:15London Heathrow Airport1h50 20:05Munich Airport
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£1571One-way
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22:00London22h30 21:30München, ZOB
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£601One-way
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10:40London Heathrow Airport1h50 13:30Munich Airport
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£1571One-way
06:40London Heathrow Airport1h50 09:30Munich Airport
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£1571One-way
07:50London City Airport4h20 13:10Munich Airport
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£1881One-way

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Tue
21 Sep
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£130Eurowings
Wed
22 Sep
£55Union Ivkoni International
£142Lufthansa
Thu
23 Sep
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£114Lufthansa
Fri
24 Sep
£58Union Ivkoni International
£114Lufthansa
Sat
25 Sep
£54Flixbus
£72British Airways
Sun
26 Sep
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£71easyJet
Mon
27 Sep
£54Flixbus
£36easyJet
Tue
28 Sep
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£97Lufthansa
Wed
29 Sep
£55Union Ivkoni International
£81British Airways
Thu
30 Sep
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£85Lufthansa
Fri
1 Oct
£55Union Ivkoni International
£62British Airways
Sat
2 Oct
£55Union Ivkoni International
£76British Airways
Sun
3 Oct
£53Flixbus
£70easyJet
Mon
4 Oct
£49Flixbus
£29easyJet
Tue
5 Oct
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£56British Airways
Wed
6 Oct
£54Union Ivkoni International
£56British Airways
Thu
7 Oct
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£34easyJet
Fri
8 Oct
£53Flixbus
£28easyJet
Sat
9 Oct
£54Union Ivkoni International
£74Lufthansa
Sun
10 Oct
£54Union Ivkoni International
£62easyJet
Mon
11 Oct
£49Flixbus
£40easyJet

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

Take a flight or coach to travel 569 miles (917 km) 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 trip 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

Trains

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.

Plane

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.

Buses

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.
FAQs
Does Germany have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling between London and Munich?

Travel between London, United Kingdom and Munich, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travellers from United Kingdom enter Germany?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Munich from London?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Munich, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 19/09/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Munich from London.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to London, United Kingdom from Munich, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to London, United Kingdom from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter London, United Kingdom from Munich, Germany?

Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to London from Munich?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in London, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 19/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to London from Munich here.

How do I travel from London to Munich?

There are 2 ways to get from London to Munich: flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way to travel between London and Munich?

The cheapest way from London to Munich is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £81 compared to other travel options to Munich:

A coach journey is usually £2 less than a journey to Munich by plane, which costs on average £83 for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from London to Munich?

The quickest way to travel between London and Munich is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 50 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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

How many miles from London to Munich would I travel?

The distance from London to Munich is approximately 569 miles (917 km).

Where do I depart from London? Where do I arrive in Munich?

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

  • Flights most often depart from London at London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Munich at Munich Airport.
  • Coaches most often depart from London at London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Munich at München, ZOB.
Who can get 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:

  • Travel with easyJet for flights to Munich. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for easyJet London to Munich tickets on Omio for £83.
  • Flixbus can take you to Munich by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from London to Munich for £81.
Where else should I travel to after my journey from London to Munich ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Munich often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Prague or Paris. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Munich itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Munich and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I book tickets between London and Munich online to get the best deals?

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

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

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Munich
London
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London Liverpool Street Stn
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
London Bridge
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