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There are 13 ways to get from Dortmund to Regensburg by train, car, bus or plane

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Train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Regensburg Hbf Re / ...

$132 - $194

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Bus  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Dortmund to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 017 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Regensburg, Regensburg central station N161 / ...

$31 - $57

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Train via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Regensburg Hbf Ice / ...

$136 - $196

Train #2  •  6 h 55 min

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

$120 - $180

Train, drive  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Drive from Würzburg Hbf to Regensburg

$117 - $175

Drive  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Dortmund to Regensburg 349.9 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Dortmund to Munich, train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to Munich (MUC) DTM - MUC
  2. Take the train from Freising to Regensburg Hbf

$79 - $254

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Munich, train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Munich (MUC) DUS - MUC
  3. Take the train from Freising to Regensburg Hbf

$85 - $234

Train to Muenster, fly to Munich, train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf
  2. Fly from Muenster (FMO) to Munich (MUC) FMO - MUC
  3. Take the train from Freising to Regensburg Hbf

$126 - $374

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to Munich, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Munich (MUC) CGN - MUC
  3. Take the train from Freising to Regensburg Hbf

$121 - $310

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Nuremberg, train  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Nuremberg (NUE) DUS - NUE
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Regensburg Hbf

$76 - $287

Train to Paderborn, fly to Munich, train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Paderborn Hbf
  2. Fly from Paderborn (PAD) to Munich (MUC) PAD - MUC
  3. Take the train from Freising to Regensburg Hbf

$149 - $360

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Nuremberg, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Nuremberg (NUE) FRA - NUE
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Regensburg Hbf

$167 - $318

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dortmund to Regensburg is to bus which costs 27€ - 50€ and takes 9 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dortmund to Regensburg is to fly and train which costs 65€ - 230€ and takes 4 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dortmund to Regensburg station. However, there are services departing from Dortmund and arriving at Regensburg, Regensburg central station via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Regensburg Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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The distance between Dortmund and Regensburg is 431 km. The road distance is 559.9 km.

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The best way to get from Dortmund to Regensburg without a car is to train which takes 6 h 37 min and costs 110€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to get from Dortmund to Regensburg, including transfers.

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Dortmund to Regensburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Dortmund station.

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Dortmund to Regensburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Dortmund Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Dortmund to Regensburg is to train which takes 6 h 37 min and costs 110€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 27€ - 50€ and takes 9 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Dortmund to Regensburg.
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  • Distance: 269.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 37 min

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

You can take a train from Dortmund to Regensburg via Nürnberg Hbf in around 6 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dortmund to Regensburg via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station in around 9 h 10 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dortmund to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Muenster to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Muenster to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Paderborn to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from Paderborn to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from Frankfurt to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dortmund to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,700
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
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 Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freising to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $35
Schedules at
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hauptbahnhof to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hauptbahnhof to Münster Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
eurobahn.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 Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Regensburg, Regensburg central station
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Dortmund Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Dortmund to Regensburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Regensburg, Regensburg central station.

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Dortmund to Regensburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Regensburg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dortmund to Regensburg is 560 km. It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to drive from Dortmund to Regensburg.

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Eurowings offers flights from Dortmund Airport to Munich Airport.

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Book your Dortmund to Regensburg bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 215+ hotels available in Regensburg. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dortmund to Dortmund Airport is to bus which takes 22 min and costs .

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