Freight forwarding Bielefeld - transit times, prices and particularities
If you are looking for a transport from or to Bielefeld, Cargoboard is the perfect forwarder for your project. Find out about the transport process and consider all relevant aspects of your shipment.
You can also request a quote for the transport price directly through our platform
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Transit times to and from Bielefeld
The time required to deliver your shipments depends on the selected shipping method and the locations for collection and delivery. Below you will find an overview of possible transit times for shipments sent with a forwarder within Germany to or from Bielefeld.
|Standard delivery||Premium delivery|
|Groupage Freight||1-2 business days||1 business day|
|Less Than Truck Loads||1 business day (collection within 3 business days)||1 business day (collection on the selected business day)|
|Full Truck Loads||1 business day (collection within 3 business days)||1 business day (collection on the selected business day)|
With the Premium delivery, the fastest possible delivery date is selected by default. Alternatively, a later delivery date can be selected during offer configuration.
Premium delivery for Europe-wide shipments
If you want a fixed delivery date for a Europe-wide shipment, it is the last day of the specified regular transit time for the premium delivery option.
Premium delivery for groupage freight
If you request a fixed delivery date, we will store your shipments for up to 3 business days free of charge. These are counted from the last business day of the earliest possible term. For each additional business day, we will charge 5€ per pallet space and business day.
Shipping method Direct Loads
When booking a Direct Load to or from Bielefeld, factors such as the transit time, the availability of vehicles and the distance are significant.
This shipping method is the fastest solution, as the vehicle makes its way to the consignee without interruptions. Usually, the delivery of the shipment takes place within one business day.
Prices for freight forwarding from or to Bielefeld
Prices for freight forwarding to or from Bielefeld vary and depend primarily on the selected shipping method. To view our current prices, please use our freight cost calculator. This allows you to quickly and easily get a quote based on your personal shipping needs.
Bielefeld as an economic area
Bielefeld, a major city in North Rhine-Westphalia, is known as an important business location in the region of East Westphalia-Lippe. The city is characterized by a diverse economic structure, which is characterized by both globally active companies and small and medium-sized enterprises. Numerous industries are represented in Bielefeld, with a focus on mechanical engineering, the food industry, clothing, retail and services.
The traffic infrastructure of Bielefeld
The traffic infrastructure of Bielefeld is characterized by its good connections and high efficiency. The city is excellently connected to the German freeway network via the A2 and A33 freeways. The A2 connects Bielefeld in a west-easterly direction with the important economic centers of the Ruhr area and Hanover, while the A33 provides a north-south link between Paderborn and Osnabrück.