There are 7 ways to get from Maastricht to Münster by bus, train, night bus or car

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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Bus, train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Maastricht to Düsseldorf 180
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf Ic / ...

$16 - $60

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Bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Maastricht to Münster N179

$14 - $25

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Bus Eurolines DE  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Maastricht to Düsseldorf 180
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf ZOB to Münster

$41 - $65

Train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Roermond
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf Ic / ...

$23 - $72

Line 350 bus, train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 350 bus from Maastricht, Wilhelminasingel to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof 350
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Re1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf Ic / ...

$64 - $97

Night bus, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the night bus from Maastricht to Krefeld N179 / ...
  2. Take the train from Krefeld Hbf to Münster Re7

$56 - $75

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Maastricht to Münster 140.4 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Maastricht and arriving at Münster. Services depart six times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Maastricht to Münster. However, there are services departing from Maastricht and arriving at Münster(Westf)Hbf via Roermond, Venlo and Düsseldorf Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

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The distance between Maastricht and Münster is 183 km. The road distance is 224.7 km.

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The best way to get from Maastricht to Münster without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Maastricht to Münster, including transfers.

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

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Maastricht to Münster train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Maastricht station.

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The best way to get from Maastricht to Münster is to bus which takes 4 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 47 min.

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Maastricht to Münster bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Münster station.

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Maastricht to Münster train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Münster(Westf)Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Maastricht to Münster.
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  • Distance: 114.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

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

You can take a bus from Maastricht to Münster via Düsseldorf and Düsseldorf ZOB in around 4 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Maastricht to Münster via Roermond, Venlo, Dusseldorf Hbf, and Düsseldorf Hbf in around 4 h 47 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 Düsseldorf Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station to Münster, Münster
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Maastricht to Roermond
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Maastricht to Roermond
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
arriva.nl
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$32 - $38
Schedules at
bahn.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Krefeld Hbf to Münster
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
nationalexpress.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 Maastricht to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Maastricht to Krefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Maastricht to Münster
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Düsseldorf ZOB to Münster
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Maastricht, Wilhelminasingel to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
arriva.nl

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Yes, the driving distance between Maastricht to Münster is 225 km. It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to drive from Maastricht to Münster.

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