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There are 6 ways to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Hamburg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...

$113 - $151

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Bus  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Dortmund to Hamburg 073 / ...

$21 - $35

4 alternative options

Drive  •  2h 57m

  1. Drive from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Hamburg 209.6 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  3h 53m

  1. Take the train from Holzwickede to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Hamburg (HAM) DUS - HAM

$38 - $132

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly  •  4h

  1. Take the train from Holzwickede Bf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) CGN - HAM

$81 - $191

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Holzwickede Bf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hamburg (HAM) FRA - HAM

$121 - $344

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Hamburg is to bus which costs 18€ - 35€ and takes 7h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Hamburg is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 2h 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Hamburg. However, there are services departing from Dortmund Airport/Terminal and arriving at Hamburg via Dortmund. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 2m.

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The distance between Dortmund Airport (DTM) and Hamburg is 281 km. The road distance is 335.3 km.

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The best way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Hamburg without a car is to train which takes 3h 3m and costs 95€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 3h 3m to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Hamburg, including transfers.

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Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Hamburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Dortmund station.

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The best way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Hamburg is to train which takes 3h 3m and costs 95€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 18€ - 35€ and takes 7h 2m.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Hamburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Hamburg station.

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Map of how to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Hamburg.
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  • Distance: 175.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 3m

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Hamburg hourly. Tickets cost $70 - $100 and the journey takes 2h 49m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Hamburg every 3 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 5h 40m.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Holzwickede to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eurobahn.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Holzwickede Bf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Holzwickede Bf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dortmund to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Hamburg is 335 km. It takes approximately 2h 57m to drive from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Hamburg.

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Eurowings offers flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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