There are 8 ways to get from Zürich 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 via Mannheim Hbf  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf Hkx / ...

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station X07 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Münster N17 / ...

$39 - $66

6 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Münster(Westf)Hbf Ec

$160 - $250

Drive  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Münster 424.5 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Zurich to Muenster  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Muenster (FMO) ZRH - FMO

$114 - $506

Fly Zurich to Dusseldorf, train  •  5 h 33 min

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

Fly Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) ZRH - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Muenster  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Böblingen
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Muenster (FMO) STR - FMO

$187 - $423

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Münster is to bus which costs SFr 35 - SFr 70 and takes 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Münster is to fly which costs SFr 110 - SFr 500 and takes 5 h 32 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Münster is 515 km. The road distance is 679.2 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 18 min to get from Zürich to Münster, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Münster. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Münster via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Münster(Westf)Hbf. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Münster, Germany?

You can take a train from Zürich to Münster via Mannheim Hbf and Köln Hbf in around 7 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zürich to Münster via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station in around 10 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Muenster via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Muenster via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Muenster via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Muenster via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Muenster via Nuremberg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Zurich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Zurich to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Zurich to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Stuttgart to Muenster via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Flights from Stuttgart to Muenster via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Stuttgart to Muenster
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Zurich to Muenster via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Böblingen
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Flixtrain
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Zurich to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Münster
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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