How to travel from Bielefeld to Bern

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Travel Information between Bielefeld and Bern

distanceDistance353 miles (570 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$12 - $579
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $12 (€11) • 16 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $579 (€535) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 353 miles (570 km) to Bern from Bielefeld. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $12 (€11). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Bielefeld to Bern.

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Travel between Bielefeld, Germany and Bern, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Switzerland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Bern from Bielefeld?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Bern, Switzerland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information was last checked on 8/3/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Bielefeld to Bern.

The current restriction level for returning to Bielefeld, Germany from Switzerland is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Bielefeld, Germany from Bern, Switzerland?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Bielefeld from Bern?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Bielefeld, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 8/8/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Bielefeld from Bern here.

There are 4 ways to get from Bielefeld to Bern: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Bern from Bielefeld is by taking a bus, which costs on average $12 (€11).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bern:

Taking a bus is about $567 (€524) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $579 (€535) for this route.

A bus is generally $28 (€26) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $40 (€37) from Bielefeld to Bern.

The fastest way from Bielefeld to Bern is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to Bern that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 16 h 15 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 8 h 57 min   on average.

The distance is approximately 353 miles (570 km) from Bielefeld to Bern.

The average frequency per day from Bielefeld to Bern is:

  • 1 bus a day.
  • 5 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Bielefeld to Bern as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Bielefeld to Bern:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Bielefeld, Bf Brackwede and arrive in Bern.
  • Most travelers take a train from Bielefeld Hbf to Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.

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

  • You can take a flight from Bielefeld to Bern with Lufthansa Cityline. Cheap tickets can be found for $579 (€535) with Lufthansa Cityline from Bielefeld to Bern.
  • You can go to Bern from Bielefeld by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $40 (€37) with Deutsche Bahn from Bielefeld to Bern on Omio.
Looking to extend your trip from Bielefeld to Bern? Many Omio customers who go from Bielefeld to Bern usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Zurich, Paris or Geneva. If you're looking to explore Zurich, Paris or Geneva from Bern, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip from Bielefeld to Bern, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $12 (€11) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost $579 (€535) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $40 (€37) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Bielefeld to Bern online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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