Hamburg to Bielefeld by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:38
  • Last train
    00:57
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 12m

Travelling from Hamburg to Bielefeld by train

Fast trains from Hamburg to Bielefeld take around 2 hours and 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 196 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hamburg and Bielefeld.

Are there direct trains from Hamburg to Bielefeld?

Journeys between Hamburg and Bielefeld usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 45 departures on the route from Hamburg to Bielefeld every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 35 departures.

How long is the train journey from Hamburg to Bielefeld?

The Hamburg to Bielefeld train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Hamburg to Bielefeld train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bielefeld is usually scheduled to depart Hamburg around 04:38 and the last train is around 00:57. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hamburg around 04:26, and the last at 00:57.

When to book Hamburg 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 Hamburg to Bielefeld by train.

Which train companies operate between Hamburg and Bielefeld?

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

  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Metronom
  • NordWestBahn
  • WestfalenBahn

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

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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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