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

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Train  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Holzwickede to Soest Rb59
  2. Take the train from Soest to Paderborn Hbf Ic / ...

$21 - $30

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Bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Dortmund to Paderborn, Paderborn central station N30

$5 - $10

2 alternative options

Train via Hamm(Westf)  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Holzwickede Bf to Hamm Re7 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamm(Westf) to Paderborn Hbf Ic / ...

$24 - $44

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Paderborn 57.4 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Paderborn is to bus which costs 5€ - 9€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Paderborn is to drive which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Paderborn station. However, there are services departing from Dortmund Airport/Terminal and arriving at Paderborn, Paderborn central station via Dortmund. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Paderborn. However, there are services departing from Holzwickede and arriving at Paderborn Hbf via Soest. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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The distance between Dortmund Airport (DTM) and Paderborn is 82 km. The road distance is 91.8 km.

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The best way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Paderborn without a car is to train which takes 1 h 52 min and costs 18€ - 26€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Paderborn, including transfers.

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

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Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Paderborn train services, operated by Eurobahn, depart from Holzwickede station.

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The best way to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Paderborn is to train which takes 1 h 52 min and costs 18€ - 26€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 5€ - 9€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Paderborn.
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  • Distance: 51.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 52 min

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

You can take a train from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Paderborn via Soest in around 1 h 52 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Paderborn twice daily. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Holzwickede to Soest
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Holzwickede to Hamm
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
eurobahn.de
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 Soest to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamm(Westf) to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Holzwickede Bf to Hamm
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dortmund to Paderborn, Paderborn central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Paderborn train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Paderborn Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Paderborn is 92 km. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Paderborn.

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