How to travel from Essen to Bielefeld

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Travel Information from Essen to Bielefeld

distanceDistance76 miles (122 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $21
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $15 (€14) • 2 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $21 (€20) • 1 h 14 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or FlixTrain

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 76 miles (122 km) from Essen to Bielefeld. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 14 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $15 (€14). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or FlixTrain among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Essen to Bielefeld.

Travel Tips: Travel from Essen to Bielefeld

Travel Tips: Travel to Bielefeld 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 Essen to Bielefeld.

You can travel from Essen to Bielefeld 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Bielefeld from Essen is by taking a bus, which costs on average $15 (€14).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bielefeld:

A bus is $6 (€6) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Essen to Bielefeld costing on average $21 (€20).

The fastest way to get to Bielefeld from Essen is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 14 min.

Other travel options to Bielefeld can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 2 h 10 min   of travel time.

You should expect to travel around 76 miles (122 km) between Essen and Bielefeld.

The average frequency per day from Essen to Bielefeld is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • 52 trains a day.

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

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter) to Bielefeld, Bf Brackwede.
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Essen to Bielefeld depart from Essen Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Bielefeld. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Essen to Bielefeld tickets on Omio for $15 (€14).
  • FlixTrain can take you to Bielefeld by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for FlixTrain from Essen to Bielefeld for $21 (€20).
Many of our customers who book a trip from Essen to Bielefeld often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Munich or Hamburg. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Essen and Bielefeld itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Bielefeld and any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Essen to Bielefeld, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $15 (€14) one way on average.
  • A train ticket costs $21 (€20) one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Essen to Bielefeld tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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