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There are 8 ways to get from France to Münster by train, bus, night train, 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.

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Train  •  8h 18m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lausanne Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lausanne to Brig Eurocity / ...

$155 - $237

Cheapest option

Night train  •  9h 46m

  1. Take the night train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Brig En

$65 - $137

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Bus  •  17h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Freiburg N99
  2. Take the bus from Freiburg to Grindelwald 322

$86 - $140

Bus, train  •  14h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Geneve
  2. Take the train from Genève to Visp 90 / ...

$140 - $282

Drive  •  7h 27m

  1. Drive from Paris to Münster 444.3 miles

$95 - $140

Fly Lyon to Milan Malpensa, bus, train  •  8h 22m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) LYS - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
  3. Take the train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Münster VS

$154 - $349

Fly Nice to Zurich, train  •  8h 41m

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Zurich (ZRH) NCE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Brig

$155 - $407

Fly Paris CDG to Zurich, train  •  9h 3m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Zurich (ZRH) CDG - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Brig

$160 - $442

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The cheapest way to get from France to Münster is to night train which costs 55€ - 120€ and takes 9h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from France to Münster is to drive which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 7h 27m.

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The distance between France and Münster is 488 km. The road distance is 711 km.

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The best way to get from France to Münster without a car is to train which takes 8h 18m and costs 130€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 8h 18m to get from France to Münster, including transfers.

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The best way to get from France to Münster is to train which takes 8h 18m and costs 130€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 75€ - 130€ and takes 17h 55m.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between France to Münster is 711 km. It takes approximately 7h 27m to drive from France to Münster.

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Air France and Hop! offer flights from Lyon Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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There are 697+ hotels available in Münster. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from France to Münster.
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  • Distance: 304.7 miles
  • Duration: 8h 18m

What companies run services between France and Münster, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Paris to Münster via Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Lausanne, Brig, and Brig Bahnhofplatz in around 8h 18m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Münster via Ministere De L'economie Et Des Finances, Paris, Paris, Freiburg, and Grindelwald in around 17h 55m.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Paris CDG to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$120 - $180
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Brig
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Visp
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Brig
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lausanne to Brig
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Brig
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$80 - $95
MGB
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Train from Brig Bahnhofplatz to Münster VS
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Website
matterhorngotthardbahn.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
2nd Class Ticket
$18 - $22
1st Class Ticket
$30 - $40
Bus operators
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 Paris, Paris to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Grindelwald
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Geneve
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com

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