There are 6 ways to get from Bielefeld to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice

$85 - $120

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Rideshare  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bielefeld to Frankfurt 194 miles

$14 - $25

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bielefeld to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station N110 / ...

$17 - $30

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Bielefeld to Frankfurt am Main 195.8 miles

$40 - $60

Train to Paderborn, fly  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Herford to Paderborn Hauptbahnhof
  2. Fly from Paderborn (PAD) to Frankfurt (FRA) PAD - FRA

$137 - $282

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DUS - FRA

$120 - $311

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bielefeld to Frankfurt am Main is to rideshare which costs 12€ - 22€ and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bielefeld to Frankfurt am Main is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The distance between Bielefeld and Frankfurt am Main is 211 km. The road distance is 313.3 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Bielefeld to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bielefeld and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bielefeld to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Bielefeld Hbf and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Paderborn Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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  • Distance: 131.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 35 min

What companies run services between Bielefeld, Germany and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Bielefeld to Frankfurt am Main once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 3 h 8 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bielefeld to Frankfurt am Main twice daily. Tickets cost $17 - $30 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paderborn to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Herford to Paderborn Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bielefeld to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bielefeld to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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