How to get to Dortmund from Bielefeld

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from Bielefeld to Dortmund

How to get to Dortmund from Bielefeld by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Bielefeld to Dortmund is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Bielefeld to Dortmund

distanceDistance58 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£4 - £6
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £4 • 46 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £4 • 46 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 58 miles by train or coach to Dortmund from Bielefeld. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Bielefeld to Dortmund.

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Deutsche Bahn

All travel companies: Train and Coach Companies from Bielefeld to Dortmund

Travel on Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus travel to Dortmund from Bielefeld at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains to Dortmund from Bielefeld. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      FAQs: Bielefeld to Dortmund

      FAQs: Travel to Dortmund easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bielefeld to Dortmund.

      There are 2 travel options from Bielefeld to Dortmund. You can take a train or coach.

      The cheapest way to go to Dortmund from Bielefeld is by taking a train, which costs on average £4.

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Bielefeld to Dortmund:

      A train is £2 less than a coach with an average ticket price of £6 from Bielefeld to Dortmund.

      The quickest way to travel from Bielefeld to Dortmund is by train, which takes on average 46 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Getting to Dortmund by coach takes 1 h 40 min on average.

      The distance between Bielefeld and Dortmund is around 58 miles.

      The average frequency per day from Bielefeld to Dortmund is:

      • Around 20 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Bielefeld to Dortmund as scheduled services by train or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Bielefeld to Dortmund:

      • Coaches from Bielefeld to Dortmund most often leave from Bielefeld, Bahnhof Brackwede and arrive in Dortmund.
      • Trains mostly depart from Bielefeld Hbf and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bielefeld to Dortmund:

      • You can travel between Bielefeld and Dortmund by coach with BlaBlaCar or FlixBus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £6 with FlixBus from Bielefeld to Dortmund.
      • You can go to Dortmund from Bielefeld by train with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or National Express. You'll see cheap train tickets for £4 with FlixTrain from Bielefeld to Dortmund on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct services available from Bielefeld to Dortmund with the following travel companies:

      • Direct trains with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or National Express with 20 direct trains per day.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Dortmund as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Bielefeld to Dortmund.

      Looking to extend your trip from Bielefeld to Dortmund? Many Omio customers who go from Bielefeld to Dortmund usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, Düsseldorf or Cologne. If you're looking to explore Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, Düsseldorf or Cologne from Dortmund, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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