There are 6 ways to get from Münster to Hanover by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  1 h 32 min

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

$40 - $60

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Münster to Hanover 119.3 miles

$7 - $15

4 alternative options

Train via Hamm(Westf)  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Münster to Hamm Re7 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamm(Westf) to Hannover Hbf Ice

$43 - $72

Train via Bielefeld Hauptbahnhof  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Bielefeld Hauptbahnhof Rb67 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...

$34 - $53

Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Münster to Hanover 031 / ...

$11 - $19

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Münster to Hanover 118.9 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Münster to Hanover is to rideshare which costs 6€ - 13€ and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Münster to Hanover is to train which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 1 h 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Münster and arriving at Hanover. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Münster(Westf)Hbf and arriving at Hannover Hbf. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 32 min.

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The distance between Münster and Hanover is 151 km. The road distance is 190.3 km.

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The best way to get from Münster to Hanover without a car is to train which takes 1 h 32 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

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The train from Münster(Westf)Hbf to Hannover Hbf takes 1 h 32 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Münster to Hanover bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Münster station.

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Münster to Hanover train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Münster(Westf)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Münster to Hanover is to train which takes 1 h 32 min and costs 35€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 9€ - 16€ and takes 3 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Münster to Hanover.
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  • Distance: 94.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 32 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Münster to Hanover 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 32 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Münster to Hanover 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Münster(Westf)Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamm(Westf) to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
bahn.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Münster to Hamm
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Hamm Westfalen
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Bielefeld Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
eurobahn.de
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 Münster to Hanover
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Münster to Hanover
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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