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from London to Munich

You can get from London to Munich by train, bus or flight.

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To get from London to Munich on Sep 27 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:20AMLondon Gatwick Airport1h50 09:10AMMunich Airport
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06:20AMLondon Gatwick Airport1h50 09:10AMMunich Airport
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08:55AMLondon Heathrow Airport1h55 11:50AMMunich Airport
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06:50AMLondon Heathrow Airport1h50 09:40AMMunich Airport
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08:10AMLondon City Airport3h35 12:45PMMunich Airport
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Sep 26
$87Union Ivkoni International
$208Sas Airways
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$100British Airways
Sep 29
$76Union Ivkoni International
$112British Airways
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Oct 1
$76Union Ivkoni International
$85British Airways
Oct 2
$75Union Ivkoni International
$109British Airways
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$85British Airways
Oct 6
$75Union Ivkoni International
$78British Airways
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$78British Airways
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$85British Airways

Travel Information between London and Munich

distanceDistance569 miles (917 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$113 - $116
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $113 (€91) • 22 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $116 (€93) • 1 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or Flixbus

Travel 569 miles (917 km) by flight or bus to Munich from London. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $113 (€91). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are easyJet or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Munich.

Traveling from London to Munich

Traveling from the capital of the UK across to Munich without flying does involve taking the train and changing often. The vast majority of people making this trip often opt for the simple 1 hour 45 min flight to Munich. A variety of providers offer direct services by air, including British Airways. Easyjet flights departing from Gatwick and Stansted tend to be the cheapest. Train services are run by Deutsche Bahn and invariably involve at least three changes with travel time falling anywhere between ten and fifteen hours (ideal for people with time to spare).

Bahn are the main provider of rail services between the London area and city of Munich with trains leaving London St Pancras station twice a day - once in the morning and once in the afternoon. Travel time varies depending on which connections you're forced to make, with trains usually stopping in Bruxelles-Midi Aachen HBF, Duren, Cologne and Frankfurt. Connections between stations are usually less than hour and total travel time often exceeds ten hours, on some occasions reaching longer than fifteen hours.

Easyjet provide the cheapest and quickest route from London locations to Munich by air, with a minimum of two flights departing from London on most days - usually one at each airport (typically Gatwick and Stansted). British Airways are a little more expensive but fly direct, allowing passengers to touch down in Munich after five hours of travel time. Air Berlin offer flights for those wishing to depart from Heathrow and London City airports.

Eurolines are the sole provider of a direct coach service to Munich offering a bus that leaves at 2:30 p.m. and arrives in this German city almost twenty-four hours later.

Travel Tips

Travel from London to Munich
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 London to Munich.
Is cross-border travel to Munich, Germany from London, United Kingdom currently allowed?

International travel from London, United Kingdom to Munich, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from United Kingdom?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 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 9/25/21; 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 London and Munich.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to London, United Kingdom from Munich, Germany?

The restriction level for your return to London, United Kingdom from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to London from Munich restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in London from Munich?

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in London, United Kingdom?

You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 9/25/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Munich closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from London to Munich?

There are 2 travel options from London to Munich: flight or bus.

How do I get from London to Munich the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel to Munich from London is by taking a bus with an average price of $113 (€91).

This is compared to other travel options to Munich:

Taking a bus is about $3 (€2) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $116 (€93) for this trip.

What is the quickest way from London to Munich?

The quickest way to travel between London and Munich is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 50 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 22 h 30 min.

How many miles from London to Munich would I travel?

Munich is approximately 569 miles (917 km) away from London.

When traveling from London to Munich, where do I depart from London and where do I arrive in Munich?

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

  • Most travelers who purchase a plane ticket from London to Munich depart from London Heathrow Airport to Munich Airport.
  • Most travelers board their bus from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in München, ZOB.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from London to Munich?

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

  • You can go to Munich from London by plane with easyJet. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $116 (€93) with easyJet from London to Munich on Omio.
  • You can take a bus from London to Munich with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $113 (€91) with Flixbus from London to Munich.
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from London to Munich?
Many of our customers traveling from London to Munich don't make Munich their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Munich are Berlin, Prague or Paris, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Munich to any of these top destinations today!
When should I book a ticket from London to Munich online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from London to Munich, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost on average $116 (€93) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $113 (€91) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from London to Munich online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London Liverpool Street Stn

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
London Bridge