There are 6 ways to get from Dortmund to Duisburg by train, bus, night train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Re1 / ...

$4 - $26

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Bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from Dortmund Hbf to Duisburg Hbf

$2 - $50

4 alternative options

Night train  •  34 min

  1. Take the night train from Dortmund Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Ic / ...

$18 - $26

Rideshare  •  1 h

  1. Take the rideshare from Dortmund to Duisburg 35.6 miles

$5

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dortmund to Duisburg 40.7 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Dortmund to Duisburg 40.7 miles

$8 - $13

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Duisburg Hbf. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Duisburg Hbf. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Dortmund and Duisburg is 49 km. The road distance is 65.1 km.

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The best way to get from Dortmund to Duisburg without a car is to train which takes 35 min and costs .

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The train from Dortmund Hbf to Duisburg Hbf takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Dortmund to Duisburg bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Dortmund Hbf station.

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Dortmund to Duisburg train services, operated by Bahn DE, depart from Dortmund Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Dortmund to Duisburg is to train which takes 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 54 min.

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Dortmund to Duisburg bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Duisburg Hbf station.

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Dortmund to Duisburg train services, operated by Bahn DE, arrive at Duisburg Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Dortmund to Duisburg.
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  • Distance: 30.9 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Dortmund, Germany and Duisburg, Germany?

Bahn DE operates a train from Dortmund to Duisburg hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $24 and the journey takes 35 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Dortmund to Duisburg once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 54 min.

Train operators
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Schedules at
bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hauptbahnhof to Duisburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Dortmund Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Dortmund to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Dortmund to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Dein Taxi
Phone
+49 231/144444
Website
taxi-dortmund.de
Ekin döner Taxi
Phone
+49 231/828479

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Yes, the driving distance between Dortmund to Duisburg is 65 km. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Dortmund to Duisburg.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Dortmund and Duisburg. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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