There are 8 ways to get from Leiden 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.

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Train via Zwolle  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Zwolle
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Hengelo
  3. Take the train from Hengelo to Rheine

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Bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Münster N69

$24 - $40

6 alternative options

Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity / ...
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rheine Intercity

$38 - $83

Bus, train  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from The Hague to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf Ic / ...

$71 - $106

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Leiden to Münster 153.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf

$109 - $316

Fly to Bremen, train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Bremen (BRE) AMS - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf

$101 - $397

Fly to Muenster  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Muenster (FMO) AMS - FMO

$149 - $541

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The cheapest way to get from Leiden to Münster is to bus which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leiden to Münster is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Leiden and Münster is 215 km. The road distance is 246 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Leiden to Münster, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Leiden to Münster. However, there are services departing from Leiden Centraal and arriving at Münster Hauptbahnhof via Zwolle, Hengelo and Rheine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

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The nearest airport to Münster is Muenster (FMO) Airport which is 19.3 km away. Other nearby airports include Dortmund (DTM) (49.7 km), Dusseldorf (DUS) (96.4 km), Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) (125.5 km) and Hannover (HAJ) (151.4 km).

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Map of how to get from Leiden to Münster.
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  • Distance: 134.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 27 min

What companies run services between Leiden, Netherlands and Münster, Germany?

You can take a train from Leiden to Münster via Zwolle, Hengelo, and Rheine in around 4 h 27 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Leiden to Münster once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Muenster via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Muenster via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Muenster via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Muenster via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Leiden Centraal to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Hengelo to Rheine
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Leiden Centraal to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rheine
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Blauwnet
Website
blauwnet.nl
Train from Zwolle to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
blauwnet.nl
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hengelo to Rheine
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station to Münster, Münster
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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 Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Münster
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from The Hague to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de

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