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from Munich to Leuven

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

Our recommendation

To get from Munich to Leuven on Dec 3 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:50AMMunich Airport1h10 10:00AMCologne/Bonn Airport
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$1351One-way
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06:48AMMunich Hbf6h42 01:30PMZONE LEUVEN
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$1211One-way
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04:48AMMunich Hbf6h42 11:30AMZONE LEUVEN
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$1211One-way
06:48AMMunich Hbf7h14 02:02PMHeverlee
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$1211One-way
04:48AMMunich Hbf7h14 12:02PMHeverlee
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$1211One-way

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Travel Information from Munich to Leuven

distanceDistance361 miles (582 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$60 - $84
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $60 (€50) • 1 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $60 (€50) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesCroatia Bus d. O. O. Eurowings Europe or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 361 miles (582 km) between Munich and Leuven. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $60 (€50). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Croatia Bus d. O. O. Eurowings Europe or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Munich to Leuven.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Belgium due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling between Munich and Leuven?

International travel from Munich, Germany to Leuven, Belgium is: Partially open.

Can I enter Belgium if coming from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What measures do I need to follow in Leuven, Belgium due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Belgium 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 12/1/21; 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 Munich and Leuven.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Munich, Germany from Leuven, Belgium?

The restriction level for your return to Munich, Germany from Belgium is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Munich from Leuven restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Munich, Germany?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 12/1/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Munich from Leuven closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Munich to Leuven?

There are 3 ways to travel between Munich and Leuven including taking a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Munich to Leuven?

The cheapest way to go to Leuven from Munich is by taking a flight, which costs on average $60 (€50).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Leuven:

Taking a flight is about $24 (€20) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $84 (€70) for this route.

Taking a flight is usually $23 (€20) less than taking a train to Leuven, which costs on average $83 (€70) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Munich to Leuven?

The quickest way to travel from Munich to Leuven is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 10 h   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 46 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Munich to Leuven would I travel?

Leuven is approximately 361 miles (582 km) away from Munich.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Munich to Leuven?

The average frequency per day from Munich to Leuven is:

  • Around 6 trains per day.

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

When traveling from Munich to Leuven, what are the departure and arrival points in Munich and Leuven?

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

  • Buses mostly depart from München, ZOB and arrive in Leuven, Diestsepoort.
  • Trains mostly leave from München Hbf and tend to arrive in Leuven.
Which travel companies can get me from Munich to Leuven?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Munich to Leuven, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Croatia Bus d. O. O. Can get you to Leuven by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Croatia Bus d. O. O. From Munich to Leuven for $84 (€70) on Omio.
  • Eurowings Europe can get you to Leuven by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Eurowings Europe from Munich to Leuven for $60 (€50) on Omio.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Leuven. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Munich to Leuven tickets on Omio for $83 (€70).
Can I travel directly between Munich and Leuven?

Yes, there are direct routes from Munich to Leuven with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 6 direct trains a day to Leuven with.

Direct services to Leuven 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 route.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Leuven from Munich ends?
Omio customers who travel from Munich to Leuven often also extend their vacation to go to Brussels, Amsterdam or Antwerp. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Leuven and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I buy Munich to Leuven tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $84 (€70) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $60 (€50) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $83 (€70) one way.

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

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