Ostwestfalen - Information in English

Route network

The NordWestBahn operates four routes in the Eastern Westphalia region:
RB 75 “Haller Willem” (Osnabrück – Bielefeld)
RB 74 “Senne-Bahn (Bielefeld - Paderborn)
RB 84 “Egge-Bahn (Paderborn - Holzminden - Kreiensen)
RB 85 “Oberweser-Bahn” (Höxter-Ottbergen - Göttingen)

Fare areas

Within the NordWestBahn-routes in the region of Eastern Westphalia/Ostwestfalen, the fare area of the Westfalentarif is active. For travelling out of this area, the NordWestBahn agreed on a cooperative fare arrangement together with Deutsche Bahn AG, while the tariff regulations of the regional transport associations and transport associations apply in the regional transport area networks. This means that you can get your travel documents reliably from a single source - conveniently at the ticketing machines on our trains or at our service and sales offices in Osnabrück and Bremen.

Offers such as the Niedersachsen-Ticket [Lower Saxony-ticket], Quer-durchs-Land-Ticket [Across the country ticket], SchönerTagTicket NRW [Nice day ticket] and the Bahncard discounts are of course also valid with the NordWestBahn. Thus, you have the usual fare system when travelling by rail.

Our Service Office will be happy to provide information on fares:
NWB Service Telephone
0541 2002 4321
(local rate, mobile communications may differ)

Information for buses and trains in North Rhine-Westphalia:
Automatic schedule information: 08003 504030 (free of charge)
Personal schedule information: 01806 504030
(20 ct./call German landline, mobile network max. 60 ct./call)

Ticketing machines

You can get your ticket inside of the NordWestBahn trains in the region of Eastern Westphalia/Ostwestfalen or on the stations of the RB 75 “Haller Willem” in Lower Saxony. Just choose your destination and the ticketing machine will offer you the correct ticket.


Service Telephone:
0541 2002 4321
(local rate, mobile communications may differ)