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Duration 4h 54m
Distance 252.8 km
Average price 70€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Trier and Bochum takes 4h 54m. There is at least one train per day from Trier to Bochum. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Trier Hbf
  2. Koeln-Muelheim
  3. Bochum
4h 16m
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Trier to Bochum train times

Trains run once daily between Trier and Bochum. The service departs Trier at 07:10 in the morning, which arrives into Bochum at 12:04. All services require a transfer at KOELN-MUELHEIM and take an average of 4h 54m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct train from Trier to Bochum. However, there are services departing from Trier Hbf and arriving at Bochum Hbf via Koeln-Muelheim. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 16m.

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The distance between Trier and Bochum is 196 km. The road distance is 252.8 km.

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Trier to Bochum train services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), depart from Trier Hbf station.

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Trier to Bochum train services, operated by Abellio, arrive at Bochum Hbf station.

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