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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Munich

distanceDistance663 miles (1069 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Birmingham to Munich cover the 663 miles (1069 km) long trip taking on average 11 h 24 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in München Hbf.

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FAQs

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

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

What is the status of international entry into Germany from United Kingdom?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Birmingham?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/26/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Birmingham and Munich before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering United Kingdom from Munich, Germany?

The restriction level for your return train to Birmingham, United Kingdom from Munich is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Birmingham from Munich restricted?

International entry is allowed for: 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 reentry:

  • 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 Birmingham, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 1/26/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Birmingham from Munich closer to your date of departure here here.

What is the distance from Birmingham to Munich by train?

The distance to Munich from Birmingham by train is approximately 663 miles (1069 km).

How long is the train between Birmingham and Munich?

On average the Birmingham to Munich train travel time is 11 h 24 min  for the 663 miles (1069 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

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

There are a few train stations in Birmingham to start your trip from including Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street. In Munich you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in München Hbf.

Where is the train station in Birmingham? Where is the train station in Munich?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Birmingham New Street, is located 0.2 miles (399 m) from the city center of Birmingham.

The most popular arrival train station, München Hbf, is located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city center of Munich.

How many train services per day are there between Birmingham and Munich?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Birmingham to Munich. 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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Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Birmingham for your trip to Munich.
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