There are 3 ways to get from Bremen to Heligoland by bus, ferry or train

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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Bus, ferry  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Bremen to Cuxhaven, Cuxhaven ZOB 074
  2. Take the ferry from Cuxhaven to Heligoland Catamaran "Halunder Jet" / ...

$41 - $60

2 alternative options

Train, ferry FRS Helgoline  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Hamburg to Heligoland Catamaran "Halunder Jet" / ...

$94 - $140

Train, ferry Reederei Cassen Eils  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Bremerhaven Hbf Re
  2. Take the ferry from Bremerhaven to Heligoland

$77 - $105

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bremen to Heligoland is to bus and ferry which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bremen to Heligoland is to bus and ferry which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The distance between Bremen and Heligoland is 137 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Bremen to Heligoland, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Bremen, Germany and Heligoland, Germany?

There is no direct connection from Bremen to Heligoland. However, you can take the bus to Cuxhaven, Cuxhaven ZOB, take the walk to Cuxhaven, then take the ferry to Heligoland. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Bremen to Heligoland via Hamburg Hbf, Hauptbahnhof Süd, Landungsbrücken, and Hamburg in around 5 h 48 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $40
Train from Bremen Hbf to Bremerhaven Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.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 Bremen to Cuxhaven, Cuxhaven ZOB
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
FRS Helgoline
Phone
+49 461 864-44
Email
info@helgoline.de
Website
helgoline.de
Ferry from Cuxhaven to Heligoland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
helgoline.com
Ferry from Hamburg to Heligoland
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
helgoline.com
Comfort Class
$98
Jet Class
$71
Premium Jet class
$84
Reederei Cassen Eils
Phone
04721-667 600
Email
info@cassen-eils.de
Website
cassen-eils.de
Ferry from Cuxhaven to Heligoland
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
cassen-eils.de
Ferry from Bremerhaven to Heligoland
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
cassen-eils.de

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