There are 4 ways to get from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Dortmund by train, bus or car

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Train via Köln, Dom / Hbf  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Dortmund Hbf Ice / ...

$42 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Cologne to Dortmund 064 / ...

$5 - $14

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf Re / ...

$30 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Dortmund 61.9 miles

$13 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Dortmund is to bus which costs 4€ - 12€ and takes 1 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Dortmund is to drive which takes 1 h 1 min and costs 11€ - 17€.

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The distance between Cologne/Bonn Airport Station and Dortmund is 75 km. The road distance is 99 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Dortmund, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cologne and arriving at Dortmund. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Köln/Bonn Flughafen and arriving at Dortmund Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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What companies run services between Cologne/Bonn Airport Station, Germany and Dortmund, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Dortmund every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Dortmund 4 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$33 - $39
Schedules at
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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