There are 5 ways to get from Essen to Münster by train, bus, night train, car or rideshare

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Train  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf Re / ...

$24 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Essen to Münster 027 / ...

$5 - $55

3 alternative options

Night train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the night train from Essen Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf Ic

$27 - $40

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Essen to Münster 57.5 miles

$12 - $18

Rideshare  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Essen to Münster 58.2 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Essen to Münster is to rideshare which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Essen to Münster is to drive which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 54 min.

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The distance between Essen and Münster is 70 km. The road distance is 91.9 km.

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The train from Essen Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf takes 1 h 4 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Essen and arriving at Münster. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Essen Hbf and arriving at Münster(Westf)Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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What companies run services between Essen, Germany and Münster, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Essen to Münster every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min. Flixtrain also services this route once daily. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Essen to Münster 5 times a day. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Eurolines DE also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
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
flixtrain.com
Train from Essen, Essen central station to Münster, Münster
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Essen to Münster
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Essen to Münster
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Essen to Münster
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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