Paderborn/Lippstadt is one of the North Rhine-Westphalia states of Germany. Winter is hard and summer is cool in Paderborn where 146 thousand people live. However, the temperature in summer may often exeed 30 degrees Celsius. The airport, which serves both Paderborn and Lippstadt, is 15 kilometers away from the city center. Just as there are direct flights from many countries, there are also direct flights from Turkey. There is the bus service from the airport to the city center. It is possible to find many tourist information centers in the city center.
The city center and the airport will soon be connected to each other by railway. You can rent a bicycle to travel many attractions in Paderborn, which is a quite small city. Other than that, buses and trams can also be preferred buying a daily ticket. The Heinz Nixdorf Museum is the biggest computer museum in Paderborn. The museum welcomes its visitors under a different theme every year. The German tractor and car museums are among the most interesting museums. Among the important places to visit are the Paderborn Cathedral, the Imperial Palace Museum and Marktkirche. Dom, Rathaus and Paderquellgebiet churches are among the major tourist attractions to be seen. It may be a pleasure to join the brunch tradition in the city, which is famous for its brunches on Sunday. The restaurants Alex and Feuestein are quite famous places for brunch. Frühlingsfest and Herbstlibori are among the important festivals held in spring.
The street "Die Grube" attracts attention as an indispensable address for shopping enthusiasts. Libori Gallery and Suedring are among the local shopping centers. Thanks to their proximity to Paderborn, Dortmund or Dusseldorf can also be preferred for shopping.
Paderborn, a city connected to the administrative region of Detmold in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, is one of the most important trade and tourism centers of the country. Public transportation in the city of Paderborn is interconnected and all the transport networks are linked to the German Railways.
Paderborn Lippstadt International Airport in particular is connected to many main roads. The city of Paderborn has extensive networks that connect it with other cities in Germany.
Buses and trains are the most common means of public transportation in the city. These public transportation alternatives are quite affordable and therefore preferred by tourists visiting the city and locals. The highways and inner city roads in Paderborn are very well maintained and expansive.
Some of the buses in the city use the main highway roads while others use intra-city transport networks. The trains are a great option for passengers who want to take a day-trip to other cities nearby. The roads linking the train station and the airport are easily accessible; therefore transportation by bus or car is very convenient as well.
Rental car services are another popular transportation alternative in addition to buses and trains. Many tourists who visit the city prefer to rent a car because of the affordable gasoline prices and easy-to-navigate roads.
The main route for bus lines S60 and 460 are between the Paderborn railway station and Paderborn Lippstadt Airport. Night Express bus NE16 operates on Friday and Saturday nights and nights before public holidays. NE16 is a one-way service, providing transportation from the central bus station (Königsplatz) and train station to the airport. Bus lines S60 and 460 operate from 8:30 am to 6 pm on weekdays and from 10 am to 2 pm on weekends. For more detailed information on bus routes and times please call 05251/2930400.
The easiest way to get to Paderborn is to transfer at the Paderborn train station. The Intercity (IC) and InterCityExpress (ICE) trains are directly connected to Paderborn city center. The main station Hauptbahnhof (HBF) has another local rail network linked to Paderborn. You can easily travel to Bielefeld, Altenbeken, Hanover, Detmold, Warburg, Kassel, Soest, Hamm and Münster from this station.
There are numerous taxis readily available at the terminal exit at Paderborn Lippstadt Airport. If you want to make a reservation before your flight to Paderborn, you can contact one of the following taxi companies: Taxi Portobella/Jonda Taxi, Taxi Seibel, Taxi 2122, BP-Taxi, Taxi Kunka, Hermesmeyer, and Taxi Kness. Taxis at the airport operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It costs around 40-50 euros to get to the city from the airport. It takes about 16 minutes to get to Paderborn from the airport, but that time can vary depending on the traffic conditions.
There are a total of 3 rental car companies located in the multi-storey car park at Paderborn Lippstadt Airport; Avis (02955-748023), Europcar (02955-421) and Sixt Rent a Car (02955-77417). You can rent your vehicle at a more advantageous price if you make a reservation online before arriving in Paderborn. Or you can check the availability at one of these companies when you arrive at the airport. The airport is located near the town of Büren. It takes about 16 minutes to get to Paderborn city center from the airport.Last Updated: January 19, 2017