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There are 6 ways to get from Münster to Waltrop by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Dortmund Mengede Bf to Waltrop Am Moselbach

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Münster to Waltrop

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Train, bus via Recklinghausen Hbf

  1. Take the train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Recklinghausen Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Recklinghausen Hbf Osteingang to Waltrop Am Moselbach

Train, subway

  1. Take the train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
  2. Take the subway from Dortmund Hbf to Brambauer, Verkehrshof

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Münster St.-Antonius-Kirche Bus stop point B to Olfen, Mobilpunkt Stadthalle
  2. Take the bus from Olfen, Mobilpunkt Stadthalle to Datteln, Busbahnhof
  3. Take the bus from Datteln Bus Bf to Waltrop Am Moselbach

Drive

  1. Drive from Münster to Waltrop

Münster to Waltrop by train and bus

The journey time between Münster and Waltrop is around 1h 36m and covers a distance of around 72 km. This includes an average layover time of around 25 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 24m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, DB Fernverkehr, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Münster to Waltrop service departs from Muenster(Westf)Hbf and arrives in Waltrop Am Moselbach. Typically 172 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 11m
Layover time:
25 min
Total time:
1h 36m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 24m
Journey distance:
72 km
Services per week:
172
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:40
Last service departs at:
20:03

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Münster to Waltrop train and bus schedules

Departing Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Münster → Waltrop
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Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

COVID-19 help in Germany

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 116 117

Frequently Asked Questions


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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Waltrop is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Waltrop is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Waltrop is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

Last updated: 23 Oct 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Münster to Waltrop is to drive which costs €8 - €12 and takes 41 min.

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The fastest way to get from Münster to Waltrop is to taxi. Taking this option will cost €170 - €210 and takes 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Münster to Waltrop. However, there are services departing from Münster St.-Antonius-Kirche Bus stop point B and arriving at Waltrop Am Moselbach via Olfen, Mobilpunkt Stadthalle and Datteln Bus Bf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 56m.

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The distance between Münster and Waltrop is 41 km. The road distance is 70.7 km.

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The best way to get from Münster to Waltrop without a car is to train and bus which takes 1h 5m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 5m to get from Münster to Waltrop, including transfers.

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Münster to Waltrop bus services, operated by Regionalverkehr Münsterland GmbH, depart from Münster St.-Antonius-Kirche Bus stop point B station.

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Münster to Waltrop bus services, operated by Vestische Strassenbahnen GmbH, arrive at Waltrop Am Moselbach station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Münster to Waltrop is 71 km. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Münster to Waltrop.

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Map of how to get from Münster to Waltrop.
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  • Distance: 40.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 5m

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

You can take a bus from Münster to Waltrop via Olfen, Mobilpunkt Stadthalle and Datteln Bus Bf in around 1h 56m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €26
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Recklinghausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€18 - €26
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Recklinghausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Recklinghausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €6
Website
Eurobahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Recklinghausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Recklinghausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Recklinghausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
Bahn DE
Dortmunder Stadtwerke U-Bahn
Website
delfi.de
Subway from Dortmund Hbf to Brambauer, Verkehrshof
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
delfi.de
DSW21-Dortmunder Stadtwerke AG
Website
bus-und-bahn.de
Subway from Dortmund Hbf to Lünen Brambauer Verkehrshof
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
bus-und-bahn.de
Bus operators
Vestische Strassenbahnen GmbH
Phone
49 (0) 2366 186 - 0
Email
info@vestische.de
Website
vestische.de
Bus from Dortmund Mengede Bf to Waltrop Am Moselbach
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Vestische Strassenbahnen GmbH
Bus from Recklinghausen, RE Hbf Osteingang to Waltrop Am Moselbach
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Vestische Strassenbahnen GmbH
Bus from Datteln Bus Bf to Waltrop Am Moselbach
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Vestische Strassenbahnen GmbH
Vestische Straßenbahnen GmbH Bus
Website
delfi.de
Bus from Dortmund Mengede Bf to Waltrop Am Moselbach
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bus from Recklinghausen Hbf Osteingang to Waltrop Am Moselbach
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bus from Datteln Bus Bf to Waltrop Am Moselbach
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Regionalverkehr Münsterland GmbH
Phone
0 800 3 / 50 40 30
Website
rvm-online.de
Bus from Münster St.-Antonius-Kirche Bus stop point B to Olfen, Mobilpunkt Stadthalle
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Regionalverkehr Münsterland GmbH
Bus from Olfen, Mobilpunkt Stadthalle to Datteln, Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Regionalverkehr Münsterland GmbH
RVM Kreis Coesfeld
Website
delfi.de
Bus from Münster St.-Antonius-Kirche to Olfen, Mobilpunkt Stadthalle
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bus from Olfen, Mobilpunkt Stadthalle to Datteln Bus Bf
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Other operators
Taxi from Münster to Waltrop
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
€170 - €210
Taxi-Central GmbH
Phone
+49 2538 952946
Taxi Zentrale Münster
Phone
+49 251/60011
Website
taxi60011.de
S-Klasse Taxi Münster
Phone
+49 251/34343
Website
s-taxi.de

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