Cologne to Bielefeld by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:28
  • Last train
    23:17
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 47m

Travelling from Cologne to Bielefeld by train

Fast trains from Cologne to Bielefeld take around 1 hour and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 163 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Bielefeld.

Are there direct trains from Cologne to Bielefeld?

Direct trains from Cologne to Bielefeld have been found.

We usually find around 38 direct trains on the route from Cologne to Bielefeld every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 43 departures.

How long is the train journey from Cologne to Bielefeld?

The Cologne to Bielefeld train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Cologne to Bielefeld train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Bielefeld is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 04:29 and the last train is around 23:17. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne around 04:28, and the last at 23:17.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Cologne to Bielefeld train tickets?

Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Cologne to Bielefeld by train.

Which train companies operate between Cologne and Bielefeld?

More than one train company operates on the route from Cologne to Bielefeld, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Find journey information for Bielefeld to Cologne

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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