There are 2 ways to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Cologne by train or car

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Train  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Holzwickede to Köln Messe/Deutz Re / ...

$24 - $40

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Cologne 61.2 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Cologne is to drive which costs 11€ - 16€ and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Cologne is to drive which costs 11€ - 16€ and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Dortmund Airport (DTM) and Cologne is 80 km. The road distance is 97.9 km.

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The train from Holzwickede to Köln Messe/Deutz takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Holzwickede and arriving at Köln Messe/Deutz. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Cologne hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. National Express Rail also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Holzwickede to Köln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Holzwickede Bf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.de

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