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There are 4 ways to get from Paderborn Airport (PAD) to Minden (Station) by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  2h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport to Paderborn Hauptbahnhof Steig v. mobithek S60
  2. Take the train from Paderborn Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf Re
  3. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Minden(Westf) Re / ...

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Bus, train via Herford  •  2h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport to Paderborn Hauptbahnhof Steig v. mobithek S60
  2. Take the train from Paderborn Hbf to Herford, Bahnhof 72 / ...
  3. Take the train from Herford to Minden(Westf) Re / ...

Bus, train via Gütersloh  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Paderborn, Westerntor to RW-Rheda, Bahnhof S40
  2. Take the train from Rheda-Wiedenbrueck to Minden(Westf) Re / ...

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Paderborn Airport (PAD) to Minden (Station) 100.4 km
Paderborn Airport (PAD) → Minden (Station)
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The cheapest way to get from Paderborn Airport (PAD) to Minden (Station) is to drive which costs €11 - €17 and takes 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paderborn Airport (PAD) to Minden (Station) is to drive which costs €11 - €17 and takes 59 min.

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The distance between Paderborn Airport (PAD) and Minden (Station) is 79 km. The road distance is 100.4 km.

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The best way to get from Paderborn Airport (PAD) to Minden (Station) without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 16m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 16m to get from Paderborn Airport (PAD) to Minden (Station), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paderborn Airport (PAD) to Minden (Station) is 100 km. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Paderborn Airport (PAD) to Minden (Station).

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There are 32+ hotels available in Minden (Station). Prices start at €87 per night.

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  • Distance: 78.6 km
  • Duration: 2h 16m

What companies run services between Paderborn Airport (PAD), Germany and Minden (Station), Germany?

There is no direct connection from Paderborn Airport (PAD) to Minden (Station). However, you can take the bus to Paderborn Hauptbahnhof Steig v. mobithek, take the walk to Paderborn Hbf, take the train to Bielefeld Hbf, then take the train to Minden(Westf). Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Paderborn Airport (PAD) to Minden (Station) via Paderborn Hauptbahnhof Steig v. mobithek, Paderborn Hbf, Herford, Bahnhof, and Herford in around 2h 32m.

Train operators
NordWestBahn
Phone
01806 / 600161
Email
dialog@nordwestbahn.de
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordwestbahn.de
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Minden(Westf)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Herford to Minden(Westf)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Rheda-Wiedenbrueck to Minden(Westf)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
National Express Rail
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Minden(Westf)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Herford to Minden(Westf)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Bielefeld Hbf to Minden, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Herford, Bahnhof to Minden, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €21
Website
Deutsche Bahn
WestfalenBahn GmbH
Phone
+49 521 55777755
Email
info@westfalenbahn.de
Website
westfalenbahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Minden(Westf)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
WestfalenBahn GmbH
Train from Herford to Minden(Westf)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
WestfalenBahn GmbH
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Minden, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Eurobahn
Train from Paderborn Hbf to Herford, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
Eurobahn
Train from Herford, Bahnhof to Minden, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
Eurobahn
Train from Rheda-Wiedenbrueck to Minden(Westf)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Eurobahn
Bus operators
DB Ostwestfalen-Lippe-Bus
Phone
01806 607085
Website
ostwestfalen-lippe-bus.de
Bus from Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport to Paderborn Hauptbahnhof Steig v. mobithek
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB Ostwestfalen-Lippe-Bus
Nahverkehrsverbund Paderborn/Höxter
Phone
+49 52 51 29 30 400
Website
nph.de
Bus from Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Nahverkehrsverbund Paderborn/Höxter
go.on
Phone
0521/32 94 05 38
Website
go-on-gbs.de
Bus from Paderborn, Westerntor to RW-Rheda, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
go.on

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