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There are 10 ways to get from London to Oktoberfest by plane, subway, train, car, car train, taxi, 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 Heathrow to Munich, subway  •  4h 55m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Munich (MUC) LHR - MUC
  2. Take the subway from München Nordfriedhof to München Goetheplatz

$94 - $330

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Bus  •  20h 43m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Nuremberg N84 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Munich, Munich central bus station 037 / ...

$62 - $94

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Fly London Gatwick to Munich, subway  •  5h 14m

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Munich (MUC) LGW - MUC
  2. Take the subway from München Nordfriedhof to München Goetheplatz

$68 - $268

Fly London Stansted to Munich, subway  •  5h 26m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Munich (MUC) STN - MUC
  2. Take the subway from München Nordfriedhof to München Goetheplatz

$67 - $268

Train to Birmingham, fly to Munich  •  5h 59m

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

$119 - $420

Fly London Gatwick to Salzburg, train  •  7h 20m

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

$101 - $635

Train  •  9h 19m

  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

$228 - $416

Drive, Eurotunnel, train, taxi  •  11h 34m

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf Ice / ...
  6. Take a taxi from Augsburg Hbf to Oktoberfest

$525 - $667

Bus, train  •  23h 25m

  1. Take the bus from London to Bruges
  2. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort Ic / ...
  3. Take the bus from Gent to München

$67 - $115

Drive, car ferry  •  10h 58m

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

$161 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from London to Oktoberfest is to bus which costs £45 - £75 and takes 20h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Oktoberfest is to fly and subway which costs £70 - £260 and takes 4h 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Oktoberfest station. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and Nuremberg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Oktoberfest. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at München Hbf via Paris Est. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 19m.

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The distance between London and Oktoberfest is 573 miles.

The best way to get from London to Oktoberfest without a car is to train which takes 9h 19m and costs £170 - £320.

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It takes approximately 4h 55m to get from London to Oktoberfest, including transfers.

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London to Oktoberfest bus services, operated by Eurolines CZ, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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London to Oktoberfest train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from London to Oktoberfest is to train which takes 9h 19m and costs £170 - £320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £45 - £75 and takes 20h 43m.

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Map of how to get from London to Oktoberfest.
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  • Distance: 573 miles
  • Duration: 4h 55m

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

You can take a train from London to Oktoberfest via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Est, and München Hbf in around 9h 19m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Oktoberfest via Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station, Nuremberg, and Munich, Munich central bus station in around 20h 43m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Flights from Birmingham to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $1,400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Gatwick to Munich via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Stansted to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Flights from London Stansted to Munich via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$60 - $400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Birmingham to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
MVV
Phone
+49 89 41 42 43 44
Website
mvv-muenchen.de
Subway from München Nordfriedhof to München Goetheplatz
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
mvv-muenchen.de
Virgin West Coast Trains
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
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Est to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$60 - $75
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Bruges / Brugge to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $16
Bus operators
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
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 Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nuremberg to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
arriva.cz
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Bruges
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Gent to München
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$55
High
$61
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Augsburg Hbf to Oktoberfest
Ave. Duration
46m
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Taxi Augsburg eG
Phone
+49 821/35025
Website
taxi-augsburg.de
Augsburger Large Taxi
Phone
+49 821/4509061
Website
augsburger-grossraumtaxi.de

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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

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Oktoberfest is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 1:14 AM in London and 2:14 AM in Oktoberfest.

London to Oktoberfest train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at München Hbf station.

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Swiss, British Airways and Lufthansa offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Munich Airport.

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There are 765+ hotels available in Oktoberfest. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14m and costs £20 - £29.

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