You can get from London to Munich by train, bus or flight.
To get from London to Munich on 22 Sep we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||569 miles (917 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight or coach|
|Ticket price range||£81 - £83|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £81 • 22 h 30 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £83 • 1 h 50 min|
|Popular travel companies||easyJet 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 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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|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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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 between London, United Kingdom and Munich, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.
Conditions of entry into Germany:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:
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.
The current restriction level for returning to London, United Kingdom from Germany is: Partially open.
Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
All travellers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
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.
There are 2 ways to get from London to Munich: flight or coach.
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.
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.
The distance from London to Munich is approximately 569 miles (917 km).
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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.
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