No matter whether you arrive by car or train, by plane or bicycle, the university town of Münster is convenient to reach. Even coming to Münster by boat is not a problem.
Münster's main station
... by train
Münster’s main station is situated right in the city centre. Münster is linked with Germany's and Europe's metropolises via its IC, EC, and ICE connections. The train ride from Hamburg or Cologne to Münster takes two hours, from Berlin it's approx. 3.5 hours, while Enschede (NL) is a solid hour away. Up-to-date railroad connections are available at www.bahn.de.
The railway mission of Münster offers boarding, changing, and deboarding assistance for handicapped passengers. Contact: Telephone: +49 (0)2 51.4 58 02, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
... by plane
There is a multitude of direct domestic and European connections to the international airport Münster-Osnabrück (FMO). Flights from Berlin, Frankfurt a. M. or Munich to the FMO will take you about an hour. From here, you can reach the city centre of Münster by bus or taxi in approx. 30 minutes. Up-to-date information at www.fmo.de.
... by car
You can reach Münster directly via the A1 and A43 speedways. The trip from Frankfurt a. M., Hamburg or Amsterdam will take you approx. 3 hours, the trip from Berlin to Münster takes approx. 5 hours.
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Getting around by bike
… by bicycle
A multitude of excellently signposted bicycle routes will guide you safely to Münster. The European Bicycle Track R1 from Calais to St. Petersburg, the Route of 100 Castles, the Route of Peace, and many more…
… by boat
Münster is linked to the European network of waterways via the Dortmund-Ems Canal. Boats tie up at the Creative Quay - where else?
Mobile in Münster ...
Mobile in Münster …
Münster is a city of short distances. The tourist sites in the old town can be reached comfortably by foot. Lowered curbstones and blind-friendly auxiliary devices make it easy for wheelchair users, blind and visually handicapped persons to explore the city. You can also move about safely and comfortably by bicycle in Münster. And what’s more, an excellently developed public transport network is at your disposal. Up-to-date information on public transport can be obtained from the mobilé service centre across from the central train station (Mon-Fri from 9.00 a.m. - 7.00 p.m. and Sat from 9.00 a.m. - 2.00 p.m.) or at www.stadtwerke-muenster.de/fahrgaeste.
Overnight accomodation for motor homes and RV’s can be found directly in front of Münster’s campground, whose facilities are of course at your disposal! Please contact the Münster Information Centre for other parking options. We’ll be glad to assist you!