There are 5 ways to get from Dortmund to Mönchengladbach by train, night bus, car or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Duisburg Hbf  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Re / ...
  2. Rb / ...

$27 - $48

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 25 min

  1. 59.4 miles

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Re / ...

$29 - $45

Night bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. N179

$6 - $11

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. 60.6 miles

$12 - $19

What companies run services between Dortmund, Germany and Mönchengladbach, Germany?

You can take a train from Dortmund to Mönchengladbach via Duisburg Hbf in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Mönchengladbach Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Mönchengladbach Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$19 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $45
DB Regio NRW - RB33
Website
avv.de
Train from Dortmund, Dortmund Hbf to Mönchengladbach, Mönchengladbach, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
avv.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Dortmund to Mönchengladbach
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Dortmund to Mönchengladbach
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dortmund and Mönchengladbach is 80 km. The road distance is 97 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dortmund to Mönchengladbach is to rideshare which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 1 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Dortmund to Mönchengladbach is to drive which takes 1 h 3 min and costs 10€ - 16€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Mönchengladbach Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Dortmund and arriving at Mönchengladbach. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Dortmund to Mönchengladbach, including transfers.