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Duration 8h 25m
Distance 678.5 km
Average price 270€
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Zürich and Münster takes 8h 25m and the fastest train takes 7h 29m. The train service runs several times per day from Zürich to Münster. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Troisdorf

  1. Zuerich Hb
  2. Basel Sbb
  3. Koeln Hbf
  4. Münster
7h 53m
129€ - 244€

Zürich to Münster train times

Trains run every four hours between Zürich and Münster. The service departs Zürich at 17:59 in the afternoon, which arrives into Münster at 04:13. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 25m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zuerich Hb and arriving at Muenster(Westf)Hbf. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 56m.

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The distance between Zürich and Münster is 515 km. The road distance is 678.5 km.

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Zürich to Münster train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zuerich Hb station.

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Zürich to Münster train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Muenster(Westf)Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Zürich and Münster?

You can take a train from Zürich to Münster via Basel Sbb, Siegburg/Bonn, and Koeln Hbf in around 7h 53m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Muenster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
200€ - 360€

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zuerich Hb to Muenster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
200€ - 360€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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