There are 5 ways to get from Kiel to Bremen by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Ic

$45 - $70

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 36 min

  1. 129.4 miles

$12 - $19

3 alternative options

Train via Hamburg Hbf  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Re / ...
  2. Ic / ...

$25 - $71

Bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. 275 / ...

$12 - $21

Drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. 129.4 miles

$27 - $40

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Kiel to Bremen once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 4 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Kiel to Bremen every 3 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kiel Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Kiel Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kiel to Bremen
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Kiel to Bremen
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kiel and Bremen is 164 km. The road distance is 207 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kiel to Bremen is to rideshare which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 2 h 36 min.

The quickest way to get from Kiel to Bremen is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kiel Hbf and arriving at Bremen Hbf. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kiel and arriving at Bremen. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

The train from Kiel Hbf to Bremen Hbf takes 2 h 4 min including transfers and departs once daily.