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There are 5 ways to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Bielefeld Station by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2h 1m

  1. Take the train from Holzwickede to Hamm Re7 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamm Westfalen to Brackwede Rb69 / ...

6€ - 26€

4 alternative options

Subway, train  •  2h 4m

  1. Take the subway from Dortmund, Aplerbeck to Dortmund Hbf U47
  2. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf Ice / ...

Bus  •  3h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Dortmund to Bielefeld 081 / ...

10€ - 14€

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Bielefeld Station 99.9 km

11€ - 17€

Towncar  •  55 min

  1. Take a town car from Dortmund Airport to Bielefeld Station 99.9 km

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The cheapest way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Bielefeld Station is to bus which costs 9€ - 15€ and takes 3h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Bielefeld Station is to drive which costs 11€ - 17€ and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Dortmund Airport (DTM) and Bielefeld Station is 81 km. The road distance is 99.9 km.

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The best way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Bielefeld Station without a car is to train which takes 2h 1m and costs 5€ - 27€.

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It takes approximately 2h 1m to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Bielefeld Station, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Bielefeld Station is to train which takes 2h 1m and costs 5€ - 27€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 9€ - 15€ and takes 3h 28m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Bielefeld Station is 100 km. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Bielefeld Station.

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There are 266+ hotels available in Bielefeld Station. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Bielefeld Station.
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  • Distance: 81.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 1m

What companies run services between Dortmund Airport (DTM), Germany and Bielefeld Station, Germany?

You can take a train from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Bielefeld Station via Holzwickede, Holzwickede Bf, Holzwickede, and Hamm Westfalen in around 2h 1m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Dortmund to Bielefeld 5 times a day. Tickets cost 8€ - 10€ and the journey takes 1h 40m.

Train operators
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Holzwickede to Hamm
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Hamm to Brackwede
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 27€
Website
National Express Rail
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Holzwickede to Hamm
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hamm Westfalen to Brackwede
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
eurobahn.de
DSW21-Dortmunder Stadtwerke AG
Website
dsw21.de
Subway from Dortmund, Aplerbeck to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
DSW21-Dortmunder Stadtwerke AG
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Dortmund, Dortmund central station to Bielefeld, Bielefeld central station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Flixtrain
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dortmund to Bielefeld
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Dortmund Airport to Bielefeld Station

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