How to travel from Bielefeld to Kiel

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from Bielefeld to Kiel

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

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

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Travel Information from Bielefeld to Kiel

distanceDistance171 miles (275 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$17 - $28
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $17 (€15) • 6 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $28 (€25) • 4 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn

Take a train or bus to travel 171 miles (275 km) to Kiel from Bielefeld. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Bielefeld to Kiel.

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Deutsche Bahn

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Travel from Bielefeld to Kiel on Deutsche Bahn travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains to Kiel 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.

    FAQs: Travel from Bielefeld to Kiel

    FAQs: Travel to Kiel 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 Kiel.

    You can get between Bielefeld and Kiel 2 different ways: train or bus.

    The cheapest way to get from Bielefeld to Kiel is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $17 (€15) compared to other travel options to Kiel:

    A bus is $11 (€10) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Bielefeld to Kiel costing on average $28 (€25).

    The fastest way from Bielefeld to Kiel is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 15 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Kiel that take longer:

    Bus takes 6 h 20 min on average.

    Kiel is approximately 171 miles (275 km) away from Bielefeld.

    The average frequency per day from Bielefeld to Kiel is:

    • 1 bus a day.
    • 2 trains a day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Bielefeld and Kiel as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

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

    • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Bielefeld to Kiel depart from Bielefeld, Bahnhof Brackwede to Kiel, ZOB.
    • Most travelers take a train from Bielefeld Hbf to Kiel Hbf.

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

    • You can travel by bus between Bielefeld and Kiel with BlaBlaCar or FlixBus, and you can find FlixBus Bielefeld to Kiel tickets for $17 (€15) on Omio.
    • You can travel to Kiel from Bielefeld by train with Deutsche Bahn, Metronom, National Express or FlixTrain. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $28 (€25) with Deutsche Bahn from Bielefeld to Kiel.

    Yes, there are direct routes from Bielefeld to Kiel with the following travel companies:

    • You'll find direct buses with.
    • You can take a direct train with.

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

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

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