There are 4 ways to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Essen by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 48 min
$16 - $24
Bus, train • 51 min
$15 - $22
2 alternative options
Taxi • 36 min
$120 - $150
Drive • 36 min
$6 - $9
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Essen is to drive which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 36 min.
The quickest way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Essen is to taxi which costs 100€ - 130€ and takes 36 min.
No, there is no direct train from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Essen. However, there are services departing from Holzwickede and arriving at Essen Hbf via Dortmund Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 48 min.
The distance between Dortmund Airport (DTM) and Essen is 42 km. The road distance is 47 km.
The best way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Essen without a car is to train which takes 48 min and costs 14€ - 21€.
It takes approximately 48 min to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Essen, including transfers.
Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Essen train services, operated by Eurobahn, depart from Holzwickede station.
Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Essen train services, operated by Bahn DE, arrive at Essen Hbf station.
Yes, the driving distance between Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Essen is 47 km. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Essen.
There are 621+ hotels available in Essen. Prices start at $56 USD per night.
What companies run services between Dortmund Airport (DTM), Germany and Essen, Germany?
You can take a train from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Essen via Dortmund Hauptbahnhof and Dortmund Hbf in around 48 min.
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.
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Essen Hbf
- Ave. Duration
- 21 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $15 - $22
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