There are 8 ways to get from Amsterdam to Dortmund by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf ICE International / ...
  2. Take the train from Oberhausen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf Eurobahn / ...

$28 - $49

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Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Dortmund 056

$14 - $24

6 alternative options

Train via Enschede  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Zuid to Enschede Intercity
  2. Take the train from Enschede to Dortmund Hbf Rb

$51 - $83

Bus Eurolines DE  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Amstel to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Duisburg to Dortmund Ouibus

$45 - $67

Rideshare  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Amsterdam to Dortmund 149.4 miles

$16

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Dortmund 149.6 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Dortmund Hbf

$101 - $312

Fly to Bremen, train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Bremen (BRE) AMS - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf

$84 - $405

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Dortmund is to rideshare which costs 14€ and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Dortmund is to drive which takes 2 h 18 min and costs 30€ - 45€.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Dortmund is 201 km. The road distance is 239 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Amsterdam to Dortmund, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Dortmund. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Dortmund. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Dortmund Hbf via Oberhausen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Dortmund, Germany?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Dortmund via Oberhausen Hbf in around 2 h 39 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam to Dortmund 5 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Zuid to Enschede
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Enschede to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $60
Standard
$30 - $60
First
$40 - $100
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
bahn.de
DB Regio NRW - RB33
Website
avv.de
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf Hbf to Dortmund, Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
avv.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Amsterdam Amstel to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Duisburg to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Amsterdam to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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