How to reach Münster
Münster is convenient to reach either by car, train or plane.
You can reach Münster directly via the Autobahnen A1 and A43.
Please note the information about the urban access regulations.
Münster’s main station is situated very close to the city centre and it is linked with Germany's and Europe's metropolises via its IC, EC and ICE connections. All railroad connections are available online.
The railway mission of Münster offers boarding, changing and deboarding assistance for handicapped passengers. Contact: Telephone: +49 (0)251 45802, e-mail.
Please note that on most trains it is mandatory to purchase tickets before you board.
There are many direct domestic and European connections to the international airports close to Münster:
From here, the centre of Münster can be reached in approximately 30 minutes by taxi or bus.
Airport Münster-Osnabrück website
The most convenient connection to Münster is by train. A bus shuttle will take you to the station Dortmund-Holzwickede. From there, a direct train connection reaches Münster in approximately one hour.
Dortmund Airport website
The airport has a train station and offers direct connections to Münster Hauptbahnhof which take approximately 90 minutes.
Düsseldorf Airport website
Köln Bonn Airport
Train connections from Köln Bonn Airport to Münster take approximately 2:15 hours. Trams will take you from the airport to either "Köln Hauptbahnhof" or "Köln Messe/Deutz" from which direct connections to Münster are available.
Köln Bonn Airport website