Bielefeld to Herford train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Bielefeld to Herford

Showing times and prices for May 21

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

9 m

Average

9 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

13 km

Cheap train tickets from Bielefeld to start from $10 with an average ticket price of $10.

The fastest train from Bielefeld to takes 9m in comparison to an average duration of 9m and covers a distance of 13 km.

2 trains that leave Bielefeld for every day with 2 travelling directly.

Cheapest
FlixTrain
12:42PM0h09
Bielefeld, Bahnhof
12:51PMHerford
$101One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixTrain
06:42PM0h09
Bielefeld, Bahnhof
06:51PMHerford
$101One-way
0 transfers

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Pros
IconVery pleasant ride
Cons
IconThe people were not very nice
This morning I travelled from Bielefeld to Herford on the RE61 train, unfortunately there is no internet connection on the train, but the train is new and the seats are really comfortable, the toilets were really clean. During the journey you can use the time to enjoy the surroundings, read a book or listen to music. The train ride only takes about 10 minutes, so you reach your destination quickly.
Pros
IconBeautiful view
IconCosy seats
Cons
IconUnfriendly service
The train journey from Bielefeld to Herford was very pleasant. There was wifi and power sockets. The seats were very comfortable and hygienic. The noise level was reasonable and the toilets were also very hygienic and clean. The journey was not long and the train arrived on time. The price-performance ratio was reasonable, but the service was unfriendly and disrespectful.
Pros
IconModern trains
Icontrains largely maintained
IconGood overall package
Cons
IconVery bad smell in the train
Icondelays
The trains are very modern and you have plenty of seating and stunning views and the trains are very well maintained, for the most part despite this, the toilet is very run down and the trains are usually late and there was a very bad smell on the train
Pros
IconVery pleasant journey
IconEverything kept very clean
IconMany seating options
Cons
IconThere may be delays with the train
IconIt can be very crowded on some journeys
The journey itself is a very nice experience, with the many view possibilities you are also very entertained, with the view in addition the seats are kept very well maintained and you don't hear any loud noises from outside, despite this there can sometimes be delays
Pros
IconSeating comfort
Cons
IconToilets unhygienic
The journey from Bielefeld to Herford was very pleasant because of the comfortable seats, plus the train had wifi and a power socket, which was a great advantage for me as my mobile phone was almost empty, but I was sitting right next to the toilets, which were very unhygienic.
Pros
IconJourney takes only 11 minutes
Cons
IconToilets unhygienic
There are no power sockets or wifi and the toilets are also unhygienic, but the atmosphere there is very pleasant and the seats are also very comfortable. The train stops once in Brake and then travels to Herford, which only takes 11 minutes, which I think is very good.
Pros
IconTrain very hygienic
IconTrain always on time
IconBeautiful view
Cons
IconTrain cancelled in bad weather
The train is very hygienic and always on time. You always get a place to sit and the view you have during the journey is also very impressive, but in bad weather the train is very often cancelled, but overall the train is very good and I would recommend a trip.

Overview: Train from Bielefeld to Herford

distanceDistance8 miles (13 km)
durationAverage train duration7 min
priceAverage train ticket price$12 (€11)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or National Express

Trains from Bielefeld to Herford cover the 8 miles (13 km) long journey taking on average 7 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or National Express. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $7 (€6), but the average price of train tickets is $12 (€11). Travelers depart most frequently from Bielefeld Hbf and arrive in Herford.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and National Express from Bielefeld to Herford trains

You can travel by train to Herford from Bielefeld with Deutsche Bahn and National Express for as low as $9 (€8). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40,000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Herford from Bielefeld. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Train information from Bielefeld to Herford with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 8 min
  • Cheapest Price: $10
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 3 a day

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB), FlixTrain classes from Bielefeld to Herford

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Bielefeld to Herford with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB), FlixTrain

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Bielefeld to Herford

FAQs: Travel by train from Bielefeld to Herford 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 Herford.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Bielefeld to Herford can start from as little as $7 (€6) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bielefeld to Herford is $12 (€11); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bielefeld to Herford train time is 7 min   covering the 8 mile (13 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bielefeld to Herford leaves at 6: 06 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bielefeld to Herford leaves at 10: 19 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Bielefeld to Herford without having to change trains with Deutsche Bahn or National Express. There are 7 direct trains from Bielefeld to Herford each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a train from Bielefeld to Herford, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or National Express for the best way to get you to Herford. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Herford from Bielefeld and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 19 PM.

When departing from Bielefeld, you have various train station options to start your route from including Bielefeld Hbf, Bielefeld Central Station and Bielefeld-Senne station. When arriving in Herford, you can end your route in train stations like Herford, Herford, Alter Markt and Herford, Bahnhof.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bielefeld Hbf, which is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Herford, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Herford from Bielefeld is worth doing with a journey time of 7 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Bielefeld to Herford is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Herford from Bielefeld including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Bielefeld and Herford

Bielefeld
Herford
Bielefeld Hbf is the most popular Bielefeld railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bielefeld for your trip to Herford.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+49 30 586020930
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Bielefeld Central StationParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Bielefeld-Senne stationParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Brake bei Bielefeld stationParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
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Bielefeld OstParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
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AccessibilityAccessibility
Bielefeld-Windelsbleiche stationParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Bielefeld, Herbert-Hinnendahl-Straße (Hauptbahnhof)
Bielefeld, Universitat / Zentrum

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