All you need to know about Bielefeld

City Facts - Bielefeld

Bielefeld is a city in German with a population of more than 330,000. Part of the Ostwestfalen-Lippe region, it is German’s 8th largest city, with a large university and historic castle.

Originally a linen-producing town, Bielfeld is home to such large companies as Dr. Oetker and Moeller. Its famous sights include Sparrenburg Castle, Old City Hall and the City Theatre, or Staddtheater as it’s known. Bielefeld’s other attractions range from pretty parks and gardens to speciality museums.

Bielefeld has a well-established public transport system, made up of bus and trains. It’s served by the Ostwestfalen Expressway, and features a number of intercity bus services. Its main train station is Bielefeld Hauptbahnhof, and its main bus station is Brackwede.  A number of highways also run through Bielefeld and connect to different parts of the city.

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