Herford to Lübeck train

Cheap train tickets from Herford to Lübeck

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The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:33PMHerford5h21 01:54AMLübeck
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:08PMHerford4h44 10:52PMLübeck
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Train schedule from Herford to Lübeck

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Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:08PMHerford4h44 10:52PMLübeck
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:33PMHerford5h21 01:54AMLübeck
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Fastest train times from Herford to Lübeck

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Fastest Journey

4 h 44 m


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Trains per day



237 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Herford for Lübeck every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
06:08PMHerford4h44 10:52PMLübeck
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:33PMHerford5h21 01:54AMLübeck
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Overview: Train from Herford to Lübeck

distanceDistance147 miles (237 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price$28 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency9 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or National Express

Trains from Herford to Lübeck cover the 147 miles (237 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 18 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or National Express. Normally, there are 9 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $26 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $28 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Herford and arrive in Lübeck Hbf.

Train companies: National Express and Deutsche Bahn from Herford to Lübeck trains

Find the best trains between Herford and Lübeck with Omio's travel partners National Express and Deutsche Bahn from $26 (€24). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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National Express is the leading train company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 trains a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express trains are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most trains are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Herford - Lübeck train: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

Herford to Lübeck train information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 12 min
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

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 Lübeck from Herford. 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 Herford to Lübeck with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 49 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Herford to Lübeck

Travel by train to Lübeck 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 Herford to Lübeck.
Train tickets from Herford to Lübeck for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $26 (€24)  one way in the next 7 days.
The Herford to Lübeck train ticket price is on average $28 (€25)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Lübeck from Herford by train to be approximately 147 miles (237 km).
On average the Herford to Lübeck train time is 4 h 18 min  covering the 147 miles (237 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Herford, you have various train station options to start your route from including Herford, Herford, Bahnhof and Herford, Alter Markt. When arriving in Lübeck, you can end your route in train stations like Lübeck Hbf, Lübeck-Travemünde Strand and Lübeck-Kücknitz.

Omio customers book a train from Herford   to Lübeck Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Herford and travel around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Lübeck Hbf and need to travel approximately 2.2 miles (3.6 km) from the train station to the city center in Lübeck.

When taking a train from Herford to Lübeck, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or National Express for the best way to get you to Lübeck. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Herford and Lübeck and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Herford for Lübeck is 9 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Herford to Lübeck at 11: 33 AM. The last train from Herford to Lübeck that you can take departs at 8: 33 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Herford to Lübeck schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
If you buy the Herford to Lübeck train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $28 (€25). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Herford and Lübeck. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Herford is the most popular Herford 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 Herford for your trip to Lübeck.
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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.

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