Duration 48 min
Distance 46.3 km
Average price -1€
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Dortmund and Bottrop takes 48 min and the fastest train takes 41 min. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Dortmund to Bottrop. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Dortmund Hbf
  2. Essen Hauptbahnhof
  3. Bottrop
48 min
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Dortmund to Bottrop train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Dortmund and Bottrop. The earliest departure is at 11:06 in the morning, and the last departure from Dortmund is at 23:06 which arrives into Bottrop at 23:57. All services require a transfer, and take on average 48 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Dortmund to Bottrop. However, there are services departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Bottrop Hbf via Essen Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 48 min.

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The distance between Dortmund and Bottrop is 37 km. The road distance is 46.3 km.

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Dortmund to Bottrop train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Dortmund Hbf station.

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Dortmund to Bottrop train services, operated by ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH, arrive at Bottrop Hbf station.

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There are 626+ hotels available in Bottrop. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Dortmund and Bottrop?

You can take a train from Dortmund to Bottrop via Essen Hbf and Essen Hauptbahnhof in around 48 min.
Train operators
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Essen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Train from Essen Hauptbahnhof to Bottrop Hbf
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Abellio NRW

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