Loco2 is changing tracks and will soon be known as Rail Europe. Read more

Munich to Bielefeld by train

  • First train
    04:13
  • Last train
    00:01
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 12m
  • Distance
    484 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    36
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 19m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Munich to Bielefeld by train

Fast trains from Munich to Bielefeld take around 5 hours and 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 484 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Munich and Bielefeld.

1. Are there direct trains from Munich to Bielefeld?

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

We usually find around 32 departures on the route from Munich to Bielefeld every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 42 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Munich to Bielefeld?

The Munich to Bielefeld train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Munich to Bielefeld train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bielefeld is usually scheduled to depart Munich around 04:13 and the last train is around 00:01. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Munich around 04:21, and the last at 00:01.

When to book Munich 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 Munich to Bielefeld by train.

Help with booking alerts

Which train companies operate between Munich and Bielefeld?

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

  • Eurobahn
  • Inter City Express
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • NordWestBahn
  • Regional-Express
  • WestfalenBahn

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

Bielefeld to Munich by train

Other journeys to Bielefeld Hbf View all journeys to Bielefeld Hbf

Loco2 means a new way of booking trains online, but it also stands for low CO2 and lower cost travel. By simplifying the booking process, Loco2 hopes to encourage more people to ditch the plane and opt for a lower-carbon journey by train.

  • Easy, fast and cheap
  • Pay in EUR, GBP or USD
  • Cheaper UK tickets with Pricehack
  • 100% human support

Subscribe to our newsletter

Subscribe to receive top tips, train news and travel inspiration straight to your inbox

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.