LONDON TO MUNICH BY TRAIN

Travel from London (United Kingdom) to Munich (Germany) by train (918 km): schedule and information to the train connection. Compare fares and buy your ticket.

To travel by train from London in the United Kingdom to Munich in Germany you have two main routes.
First you travel to London. There you change to the Eurostar train to either Paris (France) or Brussels (Belgium).
From Paris (France) or Brussels (Belgium) continue by ICE/TGV/Thalys train to Munich in Germany.

Sometimes Germany Railways Deutsche Bahn offers special price tickets from London to destinations in Germany. Buy them via the given booking link of Deutsche Bahn.

There are two main routes. Compare them and decide which one feeds your needs best.

1 London (United Kingdom) - Paris (France) - Munich (Germany) 2 London (United Kingdom) - Brussels (Belgium) - Munich (Germany)

918 km

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1 London (United Kingdom) - Paris (France) - Munich (Germany)
The route consist of more than one step. You have to buy more than one train ticket.
1A Travelling from London (United Kingdom) to Paris (France)
To travel from London to Paris by train, you have to use the direct Eurostar train. The journey time is about 2:30 h.
Buy your train ticket for Eurostar and find schedules via the given booking links. As earlier you book, as cheaper the ticket prices are.

An other travel option is to use a bus. The journey is much longer, but usually cheaper. Flixbus runs this route several times per day, but as well other bus companies.

The journey by train and including the ferry Dover (United Kingdom) to Calais (France) is for now no nice option anymore. The journey is long and the ferry got really expensive for foot passengers since several years.
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TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
Eurostar (EST)

FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Dover - Calais

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Munich - London

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
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Buy your ticket from London to Paris here.
1B Travelling from Paris (France) to Munich (Germany)
To buy train tickets from France to Germany, compare the booking links we list. Prices are usually the same, but sometimes vary slightly.

Depending on where you start in France (and where you want to travel to in Germany), you can either use the route via Paris by Thalys to Cologne. Or from Paris via Strasbourg/Saarbrücken to Frankfurt or Stuttgart by TGV/ICE. There is also a direct train from Marseille in direction of Frankfurt.

If you want to use a night train, have a look at the Russian night train Paris to Moscow (exit in Berlin). A very nice experience and high quality.

The Europe Special price of Deutsche Bahn is available from EUR 39. As earlier you book, as cheaper the prices are.
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
TGV Alleo France - Germany (TGV Alleo) / ICE Alleo Germany - France (ICE Alleo) / THALYS (THY)

NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
EN 453/24J Paris - Moscow

TRAIN COMPANY
SNCF Société Nationale des Chemins de fer français / DB Deutsche Bahn

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Munich - London / Paris - Berlin / Paris - Cologne / Paris - Düsseldorf / Marseille - Frankfurt am Main / Paris - Hamburg / Paris - Hanover / Paris - Leipzig / Paris - Munich / Paris - Nuremberg / Paris - Stuttgart

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
rail.cc / Deutsche Bahn

Buy your ticket from Paris to Munich here.
2 London (United Kingdom) - Brussels (Belgium) - Munich (Germany)
The route consist of more than one step. You have to buy more than one train ticket.
2A Travelling from London (United Kingdom) to Brussels (Belgium)
To travel by train from the United Kingdom to Belgium, the easiest and fastest option is the direct Eurostar train from London to Brussels. As earlier you book, as cheaper the ticket is.
If the Eurostar train is too expensive for you, have a look at a bus connection from London to Brussels.
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
Eurostar (EST)

NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
CAL Aberdeen - London / CAL Edinburgh - London / CAL Fort William - London / CAL Glasgow - London / CAL Inverness - London / RIV Penzance - London

BUS: Bus connections that might be helpful.
London - Amsterdam / London - Paris

FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Harwich - Hoek van Holland

TRAIN COMPANY
EST Eurostar International

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Munich - London / London - Brussels / London - Bruges / London - Antwerp / London - Ghent / London - Liege / Manchester - Brussels / Glasgow - Brussels / Birmingham - Brussels / Edinburgh - Brussels / Liverpool - Brussels

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
rail.cc / Deutsche Bahn / Nationa Rail UK

Buy your ticket from London to Brussels here.
2B Travelling from Brussels (Belgium) to Munich (Germany)
Buy your train tickets directly from Belgian Railways (SNCB/NMBS) or German Railways (DB) via our buying links. Tickets for Thalys services are also available on the Thalys website.

ICE and Thalys high speed services from Brussels to Cologne and Frankfurt are the fastest connections on the route. Cheaper regional trains run from Welkenraedt to Aachen with connections from Brussels and to Cologne.
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
IntercityExpress (ICE) / THALYS (THY) / Local (L)

TRAIN COMPANY
SNCB Société Nationale des Chemins de fer Belges / DB Deutsche Bahn / THALYS Thalys

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Munich - London / Brussels - Cologne / Brussels - Hamburg / Brussels - Berlin / Brussels - Munich / Brussels - Frankfurt am Main / Bruges - Cologne / Antwerp - Munich / Ghent - Berlin

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
rail.cc / Deutsche Bahn / Interrail Planer App

Buy your ticket from Brussels to Munich here.
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