There are 7 ways to get from Dortmund to Stockholm by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Stockholm (ARN) DUS - ARN

485 kr - 2285 kr

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Train to Cologne Bonn, fly  •  5h 56m

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Koeln Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Stockholm (ARN) CGN - ARN

745 kr - 3286 kr

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz
  2. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Stockholm (ARN) FRA - ARN

1101 kr - 3582 kr

Train via Copenhagen  •  15h 46m

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H Ec
  3. Take the train from København H to Malmö Centralstation 029
  4. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation 300

1479 kr - 2605 kr

Bus  •  21h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Dortmund to Copenhagen 073 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen 602 / ...

701 kr - 851 kr

Train  •  22h 17m

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Berlin Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Stockholm Central Re / ...

Drive  •  13h 56m

  1. Drive from Dortmund to Stockholm 1448.8 km

1900 kr - 2900 kr

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The cheapest way to get from Dortmund to Stockholm is to bus which costs 65€ - 80€ and takes 21h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Dortmund to Stockholm is to train and fly which costs 45€ - 220€ and takes 5h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dortmund to Stockholm. However, there are services departing from Dortmund and arriving at Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen via Copenhagen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dortmund to Stockholm station. However, there are services departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Stockholm Centralstation via Hamburg Hbf, København H and Malmö Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 46m.

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The distance between Dortmund and Stockholm is 1094 km. The road distance is 1448.8 km.

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The best way to get from Dortmund to Stockholm without a car is to train via Copenhagen which takes 15h 46m and costs 130€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 5h 14m to get from Dortmund to Stockholm, including transfers.

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

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Dortmund to Stockholm 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 Stockholm is to train via Copenhagen which takes 15h 46m and costs 130€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 80€ and takes 21h 45m.

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  • Distance: 1094.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 14m

What companies run services between Dortmund, Germany and Stockholm, Sweden?

You can take a train from Dortmund to Stockholm via Hamburg Hbf, Koebenhavn H, København H, and Malmö Centralstation in around 15h 46m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dortmund to Stockholm via Copenhagen in around 21h 45m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
500 kr - 3000 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 kr - 3000 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
500 kr - 3000 kr
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1100 kr - 5500 kr
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
950 kr - 4500 kr
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
950 kr - 4500 kr
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
470 kr - 3000 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1600 kr - 7000 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1600 kr - 7000 kr
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1600 kr - 9000 kr
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1100 kr - 5500 kr
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1200 kr - 6000 kr
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
470 kr - 3000 kr
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
750 kr - 3400 kr
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Stockholm via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
750 kr - 3400 kr
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
1200 kr - 5500 kr
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
1000 kr - 5000 kr
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Stockholm via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
750 kr - 3600 kr
Flights from Frankfurt to Stockholm via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
550 kr - 2600 kr
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1400 kr - 4700 kr
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stockholm via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1400 kr - 4600 kr
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Stockholm via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
1700 kr - 6500 kr
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 Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
220 kr - 310 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
260 kr - 370 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
300 kr - 410 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
380 kr - 550 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
700 kr - 1100 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
850 kr - 1200 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to D-Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
120 kr - 180 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Köln Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
160 kr - 240 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
200 kr - 290 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to D-Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Abellio NRW
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to D-Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50 kr - 70 kr
Website
eurobahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
410 kr - 600 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
450 kr - 650 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
470 kr - 650 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
500 kr - 750 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
800 kr - 1200 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
900 kr - 1300 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Dortmund, Dortmund central station to Cologne, Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
80 kr - 100 kr
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Dortmund, Dortmund central station to Berlin, Berlin central station
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
250 kr - 310 kr
Website
Flixtrain
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
280 kr - 460 kr
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
280 kr - 460 kr
1st Class
470 kr - 600 kr
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
160 kr - 230 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
180 kr - 250 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
390 kr - 550 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
190 kr - 450 kr
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
190 kr - 270 kr
1st Class
320 kr - 450 kr
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
90 kr - 130 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
90 kr - 130 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50 kr - 190 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
140 kr - 190 kr
2nd Class Ticket
50 kr - 65 kr
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
500 kr - 750 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
500 kr - 700 kr
2nd Class Ticket
600 kr - 750 kr
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
300 kr - 360 kr
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Train from Berlin Hbf to Stockholm Central
Ave. Duration
17h 59m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Snälltåget
Bus operators
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dortmund to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
360 kr - 440 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
340 kr - 420 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Stockholm Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 55m.

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Dortmund to Stockholm bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen station.

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Dortmund to Stockholm train services, operated by Snälltåget, arrive at Stockholm Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dortmund to Stockholm is 1449 km. It takes approximately 13h 56m to drive from Dortmund to Stockholm.

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Eurowings, CSA, Finnair and three other airlines offer flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Stockholm Airport.

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

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