There are 8 ways to get from The Hague to Herford by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 23m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Duisburg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Herford Bf Re6 / ...

29€ - 135€

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Bus  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the bus from The Hague to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 813 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Bad Oeynhausen N67

23€ - 74€

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Train via Enschede  •  5h 29m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Hengelo Intercity
  2. Take the train from Hengelo to Bielefeld Hbf Stoptrein

31€ - 106€

Bus, train  •  8h 5m

  1. Take the bus from The Hague to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg to Dortmund, Dortmund central station
  3. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Herford Ic / ...

44€ - 119€

Drive  •  3h 4m

  1. Drive from The Hague to Herford 331.2 km

45€ - 70€

Train, fly to Dusseldorf  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag HS to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Flughafen to Herford Bf

78€ - 316€

Train, fly to Hannover  •  4h 39m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag HS to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Hannover (HAJ) AMS - HAJ
  3. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Herford

101€ - 323€

Train, fly to Bremen  •  5h 42m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag HS to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Bremen (BRE) AMS - BRE
  3. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
  4. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Herford

105€ - 436€

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The cheapest way to get from The Hague to Herford is to bus which costs 23€ - 75€ and takes 6h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from The Hague to Herford is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from The Hague to Herford. However, there are services departing from Den Haag Centraal and arriving at Herford Bf via Utrecht Centraal and Duisburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 23m.

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The distance between The Hague and Herford is 298 km. The road distance is 331.2 km.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Herford without a car is to train which takes 5h 23m and costs 28€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 5h 23m to get from The Hague to Herford, including transfers.

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The Hague to Herford train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Den Haag Centraal station.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Herford is to train which takes 5h 23m and costs 28€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 23€ - 75€ and takes 6h 20m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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The Hague to Herford train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Herford Bf station.

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Map of how to get from The Hague to Herford.
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  • Distance: 298 km
  • Duration: 5h 23m

What companies run services between The Hague, Netherlands and Herford, Germany?

You can take a train from The Hague to Herford via Utrecht Centraal and Duisburg Hbf in around 5h 23m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from The Hague to Herford via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Bad Oeynhausen, and Bad Oeynhausen in around 6h 20m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Hannover
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 470€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 460€
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Den Haag Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 25€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
18€ - 25€
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 40€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
17€ - 24€
1st Class
29€ - 40€
Train from Den Haag Centraal to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 50€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
20€ - 28€
1st Class
30€ - 50€
Train from Den Haag HS to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 19€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
14€ - 19€
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Herford Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Herford
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Flughafen to Herford Bf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
VRR
Phone
+49 209 1584-0
Email
info@vrr.de
Website
vrr.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Herford
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€
Website
VRR
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Herford
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€
Website
VRR
Train from D-Flughafen Bf to Herford
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€
Website
VRR
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Herford
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Herford
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Herford
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Herford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
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 Duisburg Hbf to Herford
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Herford
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Herford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hengelo to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
eurobahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Duisburg to Dortmund, Dortmund central station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
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 The Hague to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Bad Oeynhausen
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from The Hague to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
Blablabus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from The Hague to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
eurolines.de

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Yes, the driving distance between The Hague to Herford is 331 km. It takes approximately 3h 4m to drive from The Hague to Herford.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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