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Train Information between Munich and Edinburgh

distanceDistance823 miles (1327 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Munich to Edinburgh cover the 823 miles (1327 km) long route taking on average 18 h 16 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

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Trains from Munich to Edinburgh
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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Munich and Edinburgh?

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

Can I enter United Kingdom from Germany?

International entry status: 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 entry:

  • 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

What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

All travelers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Edinburgh from Munich as this information can change.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Germany from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The restriction level for your return train to Munich, Germany from Edinburgh is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Munich from Edinburgh restricted?

International entry 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 Edinburgh?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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 safety rules to follow in Munich, Germany?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Munich from Edinburgh closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is it from Munich to Edinburgh by train?
The train distance from Munich to Edinburgh is around 823 miles (1327 km).
How long is the train ride between Munich and Edinburgh?
On average the Munich to Edinburgh train travel time is 18 h 16 min  for the 823 miles (1327 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Munich to Edinburgh, which train station in Munich do I depart from and which train station in Edinburgh do I arrive in?

When departing from Munich, you have various train station options to start your route from including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your journey in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway.

Omio customers book a train from München Hbf   to Edinburgh Waverley   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Munich train station to Edinburgh? Where is the Edinburgh train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from München Hbf and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Edinburgh.

How many train services are there to Edinburgh from Munich a day?
The average number of trains departing Munich for Edinburgh is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Edinburgh
München Hbf
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines U1, U2, U4, U5, U7, U8<br>Bus lines 58<br>Tram lines 16, 17, 20, 21, 22
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
München Ost
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