There are 5 ways to get from Dortmund to Nijmegen by train, bus or car

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

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Train  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal ICE International / ...

$51 - $76

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Bus  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Dortmund to Arnhem 056

$14 - $24

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Kleve
  3. Take the bus from Kleve Bahnhof Bstg 4 to Nijmegen Centraal Station Bstg 1

Train, bus via Duisburg Hauptbahnhof  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hauptbahnhof to Duisburg Hauptbahnhof Re3
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Kleve
  3. Take the bus from Kleve Bahnhof Bstg 4 to Nijmegen Centraal Station Bstg 1

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Dortmund to Nijmegen 93.5 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dortmund to Nijmegen is to bus which costs 11€ - 21€ and takes 2 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dortmund to Nijmegen is to drive which costs 19€ - 29€ and takes 1 h 27 min.

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The distance between Dortmund and Nijmegen is 117 km. The road distance is 149.6 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to get from Dortmund to Nijmegen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Dortmund to Nijmegen. However, there are services departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Nijmegen via Duisburg Hbf and Arnhem Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

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

You can take a train from Dortmund to Nijmegen via Duisburg Hbf and Arnhem Centraal in around 2 h 27 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Dortmund to Nijmegen once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 25 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 Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Kleve
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
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
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hauptbahnhof to Duisburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dortmund to Arnhem
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Niederrheinische Verkehrsbetriebe AG NIAG
Phone
+49 2841 2050
Email
info@niag-online.de
Website
niag-online.de
Bus from Kleve Bahnhof Bstg 4 to Nijmegen Centraal Station Bstg 1
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Niederrheinische Verkehrsbetriebe AG

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