London to Munich by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from London to Munich by train
Fast trains from London to Munich take around 8 hours and 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 917 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between London and Munich.
1. Are there direct trains from London to Munich?
Journeys between London and Munich usually involve 2 changes of train.
We usually find around 12 departures on the route from London to Munich every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 9 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from London to Munich?
The London to Munich train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the London to Munich train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Munich is usually scheduled to depart London around 06:13 and the last train is around 20:31.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves London around 06:57, and the last at 19:34.
What's the London to Munich train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from London to Munich are $76.29.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $150 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $173. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book London to Munich train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from London to Munich by train.
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Which train companies operate between London and Munich?
More than one train company operates on the route from London to Munich, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Inter City Express
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Railjet Express
- Railjet Xpress
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Munich to London by train