There are 2 ways to get from Dortmund to Emmen by bus or car

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Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Dortmund to Emmen 217

$13 - $22

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Dortmund to Emmen 128.4 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Dortmund to Emmen is to bus which costs 11€ - 19€ and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dortmund to Emmen is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The distance between Dortmund and Emmen is 146 km. The road distance is 205.5 km.

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The bus from Dortmund to Emmen takes 4 h 20 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dortmund and arriving at Emmen. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Dortmund to Emmen.
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  • Distance: 91 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Dortmund to Emmen once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Bus operators

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
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+49 1807 123 99 123
Bus from Dortmund to Emmen
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22

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