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Travel Information from Edinburgh to Munich

distanceDistance823 miles (1327 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$3 - $424
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $3 (€3) • 19 h 13 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $424 (€406) • 2 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa

Travel 823 miles (1327 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train from Edinburgh to Munich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $3 (€3). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Lufthansa among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Munich.

Travel Tips: Travel from Edinburgh to Munich

Travel Tips: Travel to Munich easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh to Munich.

International travel from Edinburgh, United Kingdom to Munich, Germany is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Germany if coming from United Kingdom?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Munich if traveling from Edinburgh?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Munich, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Edinburgh and Munich.

The current restriction level for returning to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Germany is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Munich, Germany?

Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Edinburgh from Munich?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. 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 Edinburgh from Munich here.

There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Munich: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Edinburgh to Munich is by taking a train with an average price of $3 (€3).

This is compared to other travel options to Munich:

A train is $33 (€32) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Edinburgh to Munich costing on average $37 (€35).

Taking a train is about $421 (€403) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $424 (€406) for this route.

The fastest way from Edinburgh to Munich is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Munich that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Munich by bus can take on average 34 h 40 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 19 h 13 min   of travel time.

The distance from Edinburgh to Munich is approximately 823 miles (1327 km).

The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Munich is:

  • 2 buses a day.
  • Around 4 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Munich from Edinburgh as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Edinburgh to Munich:

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Edinburgh to Munich depart from Edinburgh, Elder Street to München, ZOB.
  • Most travelers board their plane from Edinburgh Airport and arrive in Munich Airport.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Edinburgh to Munich depart from Edinburgh Waverley to München Hbf.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Edinburgh to Munich:

  • You can travel from Edinburgh to Munich by flight with Lufthansa. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $424 (€406) with Lufthansa from Edinburgh to Munich.
Omio customers who travel from Edinburgh to Munich often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Prague or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Munich and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before traveling from Edinburgh to Munich, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $37 (€35) one way.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $424 (€406) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket costs $3 (€3) one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Edinburgh to Munich tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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