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from Bielefeld to Essen

You can get from Bielefeld to Essen by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Bielefeld to Essen on Dec 10 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Bielefeld to Essen

distanceDistance76 miles (122 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $6 (€5) • 1 h 12 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixTrain

Take a train to travel 76 miles (122 km) to Essen from Bielefeld. FlixTrain is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct from Bielefeld to Essen.

Travel Tips: Travel from Bielefeld to Essen

Travel to Essen 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 Essen.

How do I go from Bielefeld to Essen?

Travel Bielefeld to Essen by train.

What is the quickest way from Bielefeld to Essen?

A train is the fastest way to get to Essen from Bielefeld with an average travel time for this trip around 1 h 12 min.

How many miles from Bielefeld to Essen would I travel?

The Bielefeld to Essen distance is around 76 miles (122 km).

How many services a day are there from Bielefeld to Essen?

The average frequency per day from Bielefeld to Essen is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Bielefeld? Where do I arrive in Essen?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Bielefeld to Essen:

  • Trains mostly leave from Bielefeld Hbf and tend to arrive in Essen Hbf.

Which travel companies can take me from Bielefeld to Essen?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bielefeld to Essen, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Travel with FlixTrain for trains to Essen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for FlixTrain Bielefeld to Essen tickets on Omio for $6 (€5).

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Bielefeld to Essen?

Omio customers who travel from Bielefeld to Essen often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Hamburg or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Essen and these popular destinations at a great price.

When should I buy a ticket from Bielefeld to Essen online to score the best deals?

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

  • Train tickets cost $6 (€5) one way on average.

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

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