The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Munich to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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7 h 44 m
7 h 44 m
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It's difficult to get from Munich to London without transferring at least once.
|Distance||569 miles (917 km)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express|
Trains from Munich to London cover the 569 miles (917 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 44 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in London Victoria.
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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Munich to London train.
Deutsche Bahn from Munich to London train information:
Catching a train from Munich to London is a good way to travel across Europe. Anyone traveling by train from Munich to London will need to make a couple of transfers along the way. The first leg will be a Deutsche Bahn train to either Frankfurt or Cologne. From there travelers have to take another Deutsche Bahn train to Brussels. From there, you can transfer to a Eurostar train to London. Some journeys require 3 transfers, usually in either Würzburg or Mannheim, Frankfurt or Cologne, and Brussels. After the Deutsche Bahn train, all services are provided by Eurostar. Because a number of stops are involved, there are plenty of possible departure times, starting as early as 4:49 a.m. In total, expect the journey to take between 10 and 15 hours.
Average prices for trains from Munich to London when you book in advance
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Munich to London Trains: General Information
While it may be cheaper to book a last-minute budget airline ticket from Munich to London, the train offers a more comfortable alternative. Travelers can offset some of the cost of train tickets by planning ahead and booking tickets as far in advance as possible.
Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Munich to London trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
Travel between Munich, Germany and London, United Kingdom by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to London from Munich as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to Munich, Germany from London is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Munich from London closer to your date of departure here here.
There are a few train stations in Munich to start your route from including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. In London you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in London Victoria.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called München Hbf, is located 2.3 miles (3.7 km) from the city center of Munich.
The most popular arrival train station, London Victoria, is located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city center of London.
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