There are 7 ways to get from Brussels to Münster by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf Hkx / ...

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Dortmund Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Dortmund Hauptbahnhof to Münster Hauptbahnhof Rb50

$18 - $26

5 alternative options

Train Thalys  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Essen Hbf
  2. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf Re / ...

$109 - $146

Bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Münster N71

$18 - $30

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Münster 198.1 miles

$40 - $60

Fly Brussels to Muenster  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Muenster (FMO) BRU - FMO

$146 - $568

Fly Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Antwerp (ANR) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) ANR - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Münster is to bus and train which costs 15€ - 23€ and takes 7 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Münster is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Münster is 259 km. The road distance is 317 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Brussels to Münster, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station station and arriving at Münster. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Münster. However, there are services departing from Brusel Nord and arriving at Münster(Westf)Hbf via Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 46 min.

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What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Münster, Germany?

You can take a train from Brussels to Münster via Köln Hauptbahnhof and Köln Hbf in around 3 h 46 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Münster once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $30 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Muenster via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Brussels to Muenster via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Muenster via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Muenster via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Essen Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Essen, Essen central station to Münster, Münster
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hauptbahnhof to Münster Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Münster
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus

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