There are 4 ways to get from Aachen to Dortmund Airport (DTM) by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  2 h 34 min

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$46 - $82

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 37 min

$38 - $59

2 alternative options

Train Bahn DE  •  2 h 51 min

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$42 - $80

Drive  •  1 h 35 min

  1. 101.8 miles

$21 - $35

What companies run services between Aachen, Germany and Dortmund Airport (DTM), Germany?

You can take a train from Aachen to Dortmund Airport (DTM) via Köln, Dom / Hbf and Köln Hbf in around 2 h 34 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Aachen to Dortmund Airport (DTM) 4 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 9 min.

Train operators
DB Regio NRW - RB33
Website
avv.de
Train from Aachen, Aachen, Hbf to Deutz, Köln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
avv.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Train from Aachen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena to Holzwickede Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Aachen Hauptbahnhof to Dortmund ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
eurolines.de

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Aachen and Dortmund Airport (DTM) is 135 km. The road distance is 163 km.

The cheapest way to get from Aachen to Dortmund Airport (DTM) is to drive which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 1 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Aachen to Dortmund Airport (DTM) is to drive which takes 1 h 35 min and costs 18€ - 27€.

No, there is no direct train from Aachen to Dortmund Airport (DTM). However, there are services departing from Aachen, Aachen, Hbf and arriving at Holzwickede via Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Aachen to Dortmund Airport (DTM), including transfers.