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There are 4 ways to get from Dortmund to Sennelager by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1h 53m

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf 55 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Paderborn-Sennelager Rb74 / ...

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Train, line 1 bus  •  2h

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Soest Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Soest to Paderborn Hbf Re / ...
  3. Take the line 1 bus from Paderborn Hbf to Pb-Sennelager, Salvatorstr 1

Bus, line 73 bus  •  3h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Dortmund central bus station to Gütersloh central bus station 1338
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Gütersloh, Hbf/ZOB to Hövelhof 73

Drive  •  1h 2m

  1. Drive from Dortmund to Sennelager 117.3 km

Dortmund to Sennelager by train

212 Weekly Trains
1h 53m Average Duration
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The cheapest way to get from Dortmund to Sennelager is to drive which costs €14 - €22 and takes 1h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Dortmund to Sennelager is to drive which costs €14 - €22 and takes 1h 2m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dortmund to Sennelager. However, there are services departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Paderborn-Sennelager via Bielefeld Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 53m.

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It is 91 km from Dortmund to Sennelager. It is approximately 117.3 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Dortmund to Sennelager without a car is to train which takes 1h 53m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 53m to get from Dortmund to Sennelager, including transfers.

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Dortmund to Sennelager train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Dortmund Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Dortmund to Sennelager is to train which takes 1h 53m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 73 bus, which costs and takes 3h 10m.

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Dortmund to Sennelager train services, operated by NordWestBahn, arrive at Paderborn-Sennelager station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dortmund to Sennelager is 117 km. It takes approximately 1h 2m to drive from Dortmund to Sennelager.

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  • Distance: 90.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 53m

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

You can take a train from Dortmund to Sennelager via Bielefeld Hbf in around 1h 53m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dortmund to Sennelager via Gütersloh central bus station, Gütersloh, Hbf/ZOB, Hövelhof, and Hoevelhof in around 3h 10m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Soest, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€18 - €25
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Soest, Bahnhof to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€18 - €25
Website
Deutsche Bahn
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€21 - €27
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Soest
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Soest to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
National Express Rail
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Dortmund central station to Bielefeld central station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Flixtrain
NordWestBahn
Phone
01806 / 600161
Email
dialog@nordwestbahn.de
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Paderborn-Sennelager
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Soest
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Eurobahn
Train from Soest to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Eurobahn
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Soest
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Abellio NRW
Train from Soest to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Soest to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Abellio
Bus operators
PaderSprinter
Phone
+49 5251 69970
Email
socialmedia@padersprinter.de
Website
padersprinter.de
Bus from Paderborn Hbf to Pb-Sennelager, Salvatorstr
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
PaderSprinter
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dortmund central bus station to Gütersloh central bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
TWV-Bus Transdev Ostwestfalen GmbH k
Phone
05242 96040
Email
info@twv-bus.de
Website
twv-bus.de
Bus from Gütersloh, Hbf/ZOB to Hövelhof
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
TWV-Bus Transdev Ostwestfalen GmbH k

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