There are 4 ways to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Dortmund Hbf Re1 / ...

$7 - $43

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Line 721 bus, bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 721 bus from D-Flughafen Terminal A/B/C Bstg 6 to D-Worringer Platz Bstg 1 721
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf ZOB to Dortmund ZOB Ouibus

$6 - $53

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund 40.3 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund 40.3 miles

$8 - $13

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No, there is no direct bus from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund. However, there are services departing from D-Flughafen Terminal A/B/C Bstg 6 and arriving at Dortmund ZOB via Düsseldorf ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal and arriving at Dortmund Hbf via Düsseldorf Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) and Dortmund is 55 km. The road distance is 64.4 km.

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The best way to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund without a car is to train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund, including transfers.

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Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund bus services, operated by Rheinbahn AG, depart from D-Flughafen Terminal A/B/C Bstg 6 station.

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Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund train services, operated by Bahn DE, depart from Düsseldorf Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund is to train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 721 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 43 min.

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Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Dortmund ZOB station.

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Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund train services, operated by Bahn DE, arrive at Dortmund Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund.
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  • Distance: 34.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

What companies run services between Dusseldorf Airport (DUS), Germany and Dortmund, Germany?

Bahn DE operates a train from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $28 and the journey takes 53 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund via D-Worringer Platz Bstg 1 and Düsseldorf ZOB in around 2 h 43 min.

Train operators
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
bahn.de
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 Düsseldorf Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof to Dortmund Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
Rheinbahn AG
Phone
01806. 50 40 30
Website
rheinbahn.com
Bus from D-Flughafen Terminal A/B/C Bstg 6 to D-Worringer Platz Bstg 1
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
Rheinbahn AG
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Düsseldorf ZOB to Dortmund ZOB
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
eurolines.de
AS Karpaten & Krim Tours (East West Eurolines)
Phone
0541 120778
Email
karpatentour@mail.ru
Website
kurortplus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf Zob to Dortmund Steinstr.
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
kurortplus.de
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Düsseldorf to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
Taxi from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Taxi Düsseldorf eG
Phone
+49 211/33333
Website
taxi-duesseldorf.com
Michael Gerst Taxibetrieb
Phone
+49 211/327760
Kinder-Taxi
Phone
+49 211/2601307
DGS GmbH
Phone
+49 211 99 22 000
Website
dgs-grossraumtaxi.de

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Yes, the driving distance between Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund is 64 km. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Dortmund.

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