There are 11 ways to get from Brighton to Munich by plane, train, car, car train, bus or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly London Gatwick to Munich  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Munich (MUC) LGW - MUC

$77 - $275

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Train to London Heathrow, fly to Munich  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Munich (MUC) LHR - MUC

$135 - $392

Train to London Stansted, fly to Munich  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Munich (MUC) STN - MUC

$108 - $327

Train to London Luton, fly to Munich  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Munich (MUC) LTN - MUC

$97 - $283

Fly London Gatwick to Salzburg, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Salzburg (SZG) LGW - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf

$104 - $632

Train, train to Birmingham, fly to Munich  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Munich (MUC) BHX - MUC

$178 - $482

Train  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv

$259 - $452

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Brighton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv

$443 - $491

Bus  •  24 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Brighton, Preston Circus to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 025 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London to Erlangen
  3. Take the bus from Erlangen to Munich, Munich central bus station X28 / ...

$80 - $141

Train, bus  •  25 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  3. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main to München ZOB

$118 - $215

Drive, car ferry  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Brighton to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Munich

$167 - $258

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brighton to Munich is to fly which costs £55 - £210 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brighton to Munich is to fly which costs £55 - £210 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brighton to Munich station. However, there are services departing from Brighton, Preston Circus and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station via London and Erlangen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brighton to Munich. However, there are services departing from Brighton and arriving at München Hbf via London St. Pancras International and Paris Est. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 56 min.

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The distance between Brighton and Munich is 560 miles.

The best way to get from Brighton to Munich without a car is to train which takes 10 h 56 min and costs £190 - £350.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Brighton to Munich, including transfers.

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Brighton to Munich bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Brighton, Preston Circus station.

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Brighton to Munich train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Brighton station.

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The best way to get from Brighton to Munich is to fly which takes 5 h 2 min and costs £55 - £210. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £190 - £350 and takes 10 h 56 min, you could also bus, which costs £60 - £110 and takes 24 h 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Brighton to Munich.
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  • Distance: 560.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

What companies run services between Brighton, England and Munich, Germany?

easyJet, Swiss and Lufthansa fly from Brighton to Munich 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brighton to Munich via London St Pancras International LL, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, and Paris Est in around 10 h 56 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Flights from Birmingham to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Gatwick to Munich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Gatwick to Munich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Gatwick to Munich via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from London Luton to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from London Gatwick to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from London Gatwick to Salzburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $1,400
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Stansted to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Flights from London Stansted to Munich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Munich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Brighton to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Brighton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Est to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Brighton, Preston Circus to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Erlangen
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Erlangen to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to München ZOB
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Website
eurolines.de
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Brighton to Munich bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Munich, Munich central bus station.

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Munich is 1 h ahead of Brighton. It is currently 5:02 AM in Brighton and 6:02 AM in Munich.

Brighton to Munich train services, operated by TGV, arrive at München Hbf station.

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Swiss, Lufthansa and easyJet offer flights from London Gatwick Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 764+ hotels available in Munich. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brighton to London Gatwick Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs £11 - £25.

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