There are 7 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Leiden Lammenschans to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Enschede
  3. Take the train from Enschede to Münster(Westf)Hbf Rb

$36 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 19 min

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

$20 - $33

5 alternative options

Train via Hilversum  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Hilversum
  2. Take the train from Hilversum to Enschede
  3. Take the train from Enschede to Münster(Westf)Hbf Rb

$39 - $65

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Leiden to Münster 153.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  4 h 17 min

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

Fly to Bremen, train  •  4 h 24 min

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

$104 - $395

Fly to Muenster  •  5 h 35 min

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

$155 - $558

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

You can take a train from Leiden to Münster via Utrecht Centraal and Enschede in around 4 h 23 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Leiden to Münster once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $23 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
Every day
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 Lammenschans to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Enschede
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Enschede to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Leiden Centraal to Hilversum
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Hilversum to Enschede
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Flixtrain
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
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
$14 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Leiden to Münster?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Leiden to Münster?

The cheapest way to get from Leiden to Münster is to bus which costs 16€ - 27€ and takes 5 h 19 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Leiden to Münster?

The quickest way to get from Leiden to Münster is to drive which takes 2 h 35 min and costs 30€ - 45€.

Is there a direct train between Leiden and Münster?

No, there is no direct train from Leiden to Münster. However, there are services departing from Leiden Lammenschans and arriving at Münster(Westf)Hbf via Utrecht Centraal and Enschede. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

Is there a direct bus between Leiden and Münster?

No, there is no direct bus from Leiden to Münster. However, there are services departing from Leiden, Centraal and arriving at Münster via Amsterdam - Schiphol Airport and Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 19 min.

How long does it take to get from Leiden to Münster?

It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Leiden to Münster, including transfers.