Dusseldorf to Munster: Is Taking the Train the Best Way?

Updated on December 29, 2023  

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As I live near Cologne, friends visiting here often ask me about the most efficient and cost-effective way to travel to neighboring cities. One of the most common questions is "What's the best way to get from Düsseldorf to Münster?"

Fortunately, there are plenty of options available from Düsseldorf, whether it is by train, bus, car rental and even flight! Each one has its pros and cons, which I'll outline below.

So keep reading to find out the best ways to get from Düsseldorf to Münster!

Where is Münster?

Münster is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located in the northern part of the state and is considered to be the cultural center of the Westphalia region.

Münster is also the capital of the Münster region, which is one of the five Regierungsbezirke of North Rhine-Westphalia.

How far is Münster from Düsseldorf?

The two cities are approximately 132 kilometers (82 miles) apart, and well-connected to each other.

The time taken varies depending on which mod