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from Munich to Edinburgh

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

Our recommendation

To get from Munich to Edinburgh on Sep 17 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:25AMMunich Airport6h00 04:25PMEdinburgh Airport
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$2681One-way
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11:25AMMunich Airport6h00 04:25PMEdinburgh Airport
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$2681One-way
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08:00AMMunich Airport9h25 04:25PMEdinburgh Airport
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$2681One-way
07:15AMMunich Airport9h55 04:10PMEdinburgh Airport
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$4271One-way
12:35PMMunich Airport4h35 04:10PMEdinburgh Airport
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$4921One-way

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Sep 17
$268Lufthansa
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$212Air France
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$161Air France
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$268Lufthansa
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Travel Information from Munich to Edinburgh

distanceDistance823 miles (1327 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $145 (€116) • 4 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBrussels Airlines

Take a flight to travel 823 miles (1327 km) from Munich to Edinburgh. Brussels Airlines is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Munich to Edinburgh.

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Travel from Munich to Edinburgh
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FAQs
Is international travel between Munich, Germany and Edinburgh, United Kingdom allowed?

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

Can travelers from Germany enter United Kingdom?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Edinburgh from Munich?

Conditions of entry 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 9/15/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Munich and Edinburgh.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Munich, Germany from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for returning to Munich, Germany from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

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

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

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

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Munich, Germany regarding COVID-19?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 9/15/21. 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 Munich from Edinburgh here.

What are the ways to get from Munich to Edinburgh?

Travel between Munich and Edinburgh by taking a flight.

What is the fastest way to get from Munich to Edinburgh?

Going by flight is the quickest way from Munich to Edinburgh with an average travel time of 4 h 35 min.

What is the distance between Munich and Edinburgh?

You should expect to travel around 823 miles (1327 km) between Munich and Edinburgh.

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

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Munich Airport and arrive in Edinburgh Airport.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Munich to Edinburgh?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with between Munich and Edinburgh:

  • You can take a flight from Munich to Edinburgh with Brussels Airlines. Cheap tickets can be found for $145 (€116) with Brussels Airlines from Munich to Edinburgh.
Is it possible to travel directly to Edinburgh from Munich?

Yes, there is a direct service from Munich to Edinburgh:

  • You can book a direct flight with.

Direct services to Edinburgh tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Munich to Edinburgh?
Your trip from Munich to Edinburgh doesn't have to end in Edinburgh. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Manchester. If you’d like to add London, Glasgow or Manchester to your Munich to Edinburgh tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Edinburgh today!
How early should I purchase tickets between Munich and Edinburgh online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost $145 (€116) one way on average.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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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.
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