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Trains from Düsseldorf to Bielefeld

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Düsseldorf - Bielefeld Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 4 daily trains from Düsseldorf to Bielefeld. Traveling by train from Düsseldorf to Bielefeld usually takes around 2 hours and 19 minutes, but the fastest FlixTrain train can make the trip in one hour and 44 minutes.

Distance94 mi (151 km)
Fastest train1h 44m
Lowest price$11.40
Trains per day2
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company
Train lines6

Which train should you take from Düsseldorf to Bielefeld?

There are 6 train lines with service from Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia to Bielefeld, North Rhine-Westphalia. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 10 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity23h 8m$37.69
DB Intercity-Express82h 41m$41.70
Deutsche Bahn92h 40m$40.48
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company102h 43m$44.68
FlixTrain21h 52m$19.27
National Express12h 50m$43.51

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Düsseldorf to Bielefeld during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Düsseldorf to Bielefeld?

The distance between Düsseldorf and Bielefeld is approximately 94 miles, or 151 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 19 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 44 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Düsseldorf to Bielefeld are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Düsseldorf at 12:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00am. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Düsseldorf to Bielefeld?

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. 2 of these are direct connections to Bielefeld. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Bielefeld to Düsseldorf. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Düsseldorf to Bielefeld for $24.30.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Düsseldorf?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Düsseldorf.

Where is the train station in Bielefeld?

Arrival stations

There are more train stations and stops in Bielefeld than most cities. Most trains from Düsseldorf will stop at one (or more) of the 6 following stations in Bielefeld:

Train stations in Bielefeld:

  • Sennestadt

  • Brake(b Bielefeld)

  • Ubbedissen

  • Bielefeld-Senne

  • Bielefeld Hbf

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