Trains from Pfaffenhofen to Paderborn

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Pfaffenhofen - Paderborn Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There are 33 daily trains from Pfaffenhofen to Paderborn. Traveling by train from Pfaffenhofen to Paderborn usually takes around 11 hours and 49 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train can make the trip in 8 hours and 36 minutes.

Distance323 mi (519 km)
Fastest train8h 36m
Lowest price£49.80
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company
Train lines2

Which train should you take from Pfaffenhofen to Paderborn?

2 train services operate from Pfaffenhofen to Paderborn. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company usually has more trains scheduled, with 30 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn811h 29m£104.72
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company3011h 56m£101.05
  • Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn EuroCity, or Deutsche Bahn EC, is a train service in Germany with regular service to Frankfurt, Hamburg, Zurich, Copenhagen, Berlin, Warsaw, and Munich. Deutsche Bahn Eurocity trains can be single or double-decker, but all are air conditioned.

  • Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Pfaffenhofen to Paderborn start from £50, and on average cost . Daily there are 30 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Paderborn. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Pfaffenhofen leaves from Telfs-Pfaffenhofen . And in Paderborn trains arrive at Sennelager and 4 other train stations.

    From Pfaffenhofen to Paderborn train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 11 hours and 56 minutes. If you are looking to get to Paderborn faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 36 minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Pfaffenhofen to Paderborn 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.

Can you take a train all the way from Pfaffenhofen to Paderborn?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Pfaffenhofen to Paderborn. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

How long is the train journey from Pfaffenhofen to Paderborn?

The distance between Pfaffenhofen and Paderborn is approximately 323 miles, or 519 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 11 hours and 49 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 36 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by trains from Pfaffenhofen to Paderborn on Thursday. Tickets for Thursday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Thursday. Thursday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Pfaffenhofen at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 21:00. 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 Pfaffenhofen to Paderborn?

There are 33 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Paderborn to Pfaffenhofen.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Pfaffenhofen?

Main departure station: Telfs-Pfaffenhofen

There is one train station in Pfaffenhofen.

All train stations in Pfaffenhofen:

  • Telfs-Pfaffenhofen

Where is the train station in Paderborn?

Main arrival station: Paderborn Central Station

There are more train stations and stops in Paderborn than most cities. Most trains from Pfaffenhofen will stop at one (or more) of the 5 following stations in Paderborn:

Train stations in Paderborn:

  • Paderborn Central Station

  • Sennelager

  • Paderborn-Schloss Neuhaus

  • Paderborn Kasseler Tor

  • Paderborn Nord

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