- Hannover (approx. 110 km from Bielefeld)
At the airport take the S-Bahn (No. 5, departs every 30 mins - duration 12 mins) or the airport tansfer bus (departures every 20/30 minutes, travel time approx. 25 mins) - or a taxi, to reach the train station. Intercity trains (ICE10, IC32) from Hannover to Bielefeld leave at least every hour (journey takes approx. 50 mins, it is a direct connection).
- Düsseldorf (approx. 190 km from Bielefeld)
From Düsseldorf airport there are direct connections to Bielefeld. The Intercity trains (ICE10, IC32) leave leave at least every hour (duration approx. 100 mins).
- Frankfurt/Main (approx. 320 km from Bielefeld)
There are Intercity trains from Frankfurt/Main airport to Bielefeld departure at least every hour (journey time approx. 3 hours with a change in Cologne or Hannover).
Direct connections to Bielefeld via Intercity trains
|ICE 10||Berlin Ostbf – Hannover – Bielefeld – Hamm||
Dortmund – Duisburg – Düsseldorf (– Cologne/Bonn Airport)
|Hourly (uncoupled in Hamm)|
|Wuppertal – Cologne (– Bonn)|
|IC 32||Berlin Südkreuz – Hannover – Bielefeld – Hamm – Dortmund – Duisburg – Düsseldorf (– Mönchengladbach – Aachen – Düren) – Cologne||Every 2 hours (Fri / Sun)|
|IC 55||Leipzig – Magdeburg – Bielefeld – Wuppertal – Cologne (one train pair:– Bonn – Mainz – Mannheim – Stuttgart – Ulm – Kempten (Algäu) – Oberstdorf )||Every 2 hours|
The entrance to the underground Stadtbahn station is located at the station forecourt, across the street.
At the underground Stadtbahn station, head to track 2 and take Line 4 (red Line) in the direction Lohmannshof. After approx. 7 mins you will arrive at Bielefeld University.