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Overview: Train from Munich to 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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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 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 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 1/21/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Edinburgh from Munich as this information can change.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Munich, Germany from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Munich from Edinburgh?

Entry into Germany 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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?

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

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

Last checked on 1/21/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Munich from Edinburgh.

What is the distance between Munich and Edinburgh by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Munich to Edinburgh by train to be approximately 823 miles (1327 km).

How long is the train from Munich to Edinburgh?

On average the Munich to Edinburgh train time is 18 h 16 min  covering the 823 miles (1327 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Munich and arrival train station in Edinburgh?

Some of the Munich train stations to Edinburgh you can start your journey from include München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Edinburgh include Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from München Hbf   and arriving in Edinburgh Waverley.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called München Hbf, is located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city center of Munich.

The most popular arrival train station, Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.2 miles (429 m) away from the city center of Edinburgh.

How many train services per day are there to Edinburgh from Munich?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Munich to Edinburgh. 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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München Hbf is the most popular Munich 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 Munich for your trip to Edinburgh.
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Phone Number
+49 8913081055
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Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for München Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U4, U5, U7
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S6, S7, S8
Tram lines: 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
Bus lines: 68, X98
Train lines: ICE, RJ, NJ, IC, EC, RE, RB