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from Karlsruhe to Bochum

You can get from Karlsruhe to Bochum by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Karlsruhe to Bochum on May 17 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:00PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h13 11:13PMBochum Hbf
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10:01PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h07 01:08AMBochum Hbf
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04:13PMKarlsruhe Hbf4h07 08:20PMBochum Hbf
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06:51PMKarlsruhe Hbf2h59 09:50PMBochum Hbf
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06:01PMKarlsruhe Hbf3h08 09:09PMBochum Hbf
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May 17
$20Deutsche Bahn
May 18
$20Deutsche Bahn
May 19
$26Deutsche Bahn
May 20
$16Deutsche Bahn
May 21
$31Deutsche Bahn
May 22
$33Deutsche Bahn
May 23
$26Deutsche Bahn
$83BlaBlaCar Bus

Travel Information to Bochum from Karlsruhe

distanceDistance178 miles (287 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$20 - $57
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $20 (€18) • 4 h 3 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $20 (€18) • 4 h 3 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 178 miles (287 km) by bus or train between Karlsruhe and Bochum. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 3 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $20 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Karlsruhe to Bochum.

Travel Tips: Travel from Karlsruhe to Bochum

Travel to Bochum 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 Karlsruhe to Bochum.

What are the ways to get from Karlsruhe to Bochum?

There are 2 travel options from Karlsruhe to Bochum: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Karlsruhe to Bochum?

The cheapest way to travel from Karlsruhe to Bochum is by taking a train with an average price of $20 (€18).

This is compared to other travel options to Bochum:

Taking a train is about $37 (€33) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $57 (€51) for this trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Karlsruhe to Bochum?

The fastest way from Karlsruhe to Bochum is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 3 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 8 h 45 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Karlsruhe and Bochum?

The distance from Karlsruhe to Bochum is approximately 178 miles (287 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Karlsruhe to Bochum?

The average frequency per day from Karlsruhe to Bochum is:

  • 2 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Karlsruhe to Bochum?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Karlsruhe to Bochum:

  • Buses mostly depart from Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Bochum, Hbf.
  • Trains mostly depart from Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in Bochum Hbf.

Which travel companies can get me from Karlsruhe to Bochum?

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

  • You can go to Bochum from Karlsruhe by bus with BlaBlaCar Bus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $57 (€51) with BlaBlaCar Bus from Karlsruhe to Bochum on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Karlsruhe to Bochum with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $20 (€18) with Deutsche Bahn from Karlsruhe to Bochum.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Karlsruhe to Bochum?

Your trip from Karlsruhe to Bochum doesn't have to end in Bochum. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Hamburg or Munich. If you’d like to add Berlin, Hamburg or Munich to your Karlsruhe to Bochum tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Bochum today!

How early should I purchase tickets from Karlsruhe to Bochum online for the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $57 (€51) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $20 (€18) one way on average.

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

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