There are 11 ways to get from London 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 from London Heathrow  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Munich (MUC) LHR - MUC

$105 - $340

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  21 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Erlangen 1920
  2. Take the bus from Erlangen to Munich, Munich central bus station X28 / ...

$73 - $120

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Fly from London Gatwick  •  5 h 8 min

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

$79 - $279

Fly from London City  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Munich (MUC) LCY - MUC

$102 - $508

Fly from London Stansted  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Munich (MUC) STN - MUC

$78 - $278

Train to London Luton, fly  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Munich (MUC) LTN - MUC

$76 - $256

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  5 h 57 min

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

$152 - $431

Train  •  9 h 1 min

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

$239 - $419

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Drive from London 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

$438 - $489

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  23 h 23 min

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

$93 - $169

Drive, car ferry  •  11 h

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

$161 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Munich is to bus which costs £55 - £95 and takes 21 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Munich is to fly which costs £75 - £260 and takes 4 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Munich station. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station via Erlangen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Munich. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at München Hbf via Paris Est. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 1 min.

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The distance between London and Munich is 574 miles.

The best way to get from London to Munich without a car is to train which takes 9 h 1 min and costs £180 - £320.

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It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from London to Munich, including transfers.

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London to Munich bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from London station.

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Map of how to get from London to Munich.
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  • Distance: 573.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 49 min

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

Lufthansa, British Airways and five other airlines fly from London to Munich every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Munich via Paris Nord Eurostar and Paris Est in around 9 h 1 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 City to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
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
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 City to Munich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
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 London City to Munich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
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
Flights from London City to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from London City to Munich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Munich via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London City to Munich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
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
Sky Work Airlines
Website
flyskywork.com
Flights from London City to Munich via Berne
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
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 London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
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 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
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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