There are 6 ways to get from Bremen to Varel by train, taxi, bus, rideshare or car

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, taxi via Bad Zwischenahn  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Bad Zwischenahn Ic / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Bad Zwischenahn to Varel

$100 - $123

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bremen to Varel 47.6 miles

$6

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Bremen to Wilhelmshaven 044

$81 - $100

Train, taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Oldenburg(Oldb) Ic / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Oldenburg(Oldb) to Varel

$97 - $124

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bremen to Varel 47.6 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Bremen to Varel 47.6 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The distance between Bremen and Varel is 57 km. The road distance is 76.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bremen to Varel without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Bremen to Varel, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bremen to Varel is 76 km. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Bremen to Varel.

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There are 227+ hotels available in Varel. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Bremen and Varel. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Bremen to Varel.
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  • Distance: 35.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Bremen to Varel once daily. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Bad Zwischenahn
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Oldenburg(Oldb)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bremen to Wilhelmshaven
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bremen to Varel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
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blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Bad Zwischenahn to Varel
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95

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