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There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Westfalenhallen by train, bus, rideshare, car, plane or subway

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Train

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf

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Rideshare

  1. Take the rideshare from Frankfurt to Dortmund

Train via Cologne

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
  2. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz to Schwerte(Ruhr)

Bus via Dortmund Signal Iduna Park

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Dortmund Hbf

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt Main Central Train Station to Dortmund Central Bus Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Westfalenhallen

Fly to Dusseldorf, train

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS)
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf

Fly to Muenster, train, subway

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Muenster (FMO)
  2. Take the train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
  3. Take the subway from Dortmund Hbf to Dortmund Westfalenhallen

Frankfurt am Main to Westfalenhallen by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Frankfurt am Main and Westfalenhallen is around 3h 50m and covers a distance of around 298 km. This includes an average layover time of around 15 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 44m. Operated by DB Fernverkehr, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Frankfurt am Main to Westfalenhallen service departs from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arrives in Westfalenhallen. Typically 102 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 34m
Layover time:
15 min
Total time:
3h 50m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 44m
Journey distance:
298 km
Services per week:
102
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
03:08
Last service departs at:
23:24

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frankfurt am Main to Westfalenhallen train, subway and walk schedules

Frankfurt am Main → Westfalenhallen
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Westfalenhallen is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Westfalenhallen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Westfalenhallen is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

Last updated: 20 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Westfalenhallen is to rideshare which costs €10 - €17 and takes 3h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Westfalenhallen is to drive which costs €24 - €40 and takes 2h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Westfalenhallen. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Dortmund Westfalenhallen via Dortmund Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 41m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Westfalenhallen is 176 km. The road distance is 216.6 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Westfalenhallen without a car is to train which takes 2h 41m and costs €55 - €90.

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It takes approximately 2h 41m to get from Frankfurt am Main to Westfalenhallen, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Westfalenhallen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Westfalenhallen is to train which takes 2h 41m and costs €55 - €90. Alternatively, you can bus via Dortmund Signal Iduna Park, which costs €14 - €19 and takes 3h 9m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Frankfurt am Main to Westfalenhallen train services, operated by National Express, arrive at Schwerte(Ruhr) station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Westfalenhallen.
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  • Distance: 176.1 km
  • Duration: 2h 41m

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Westfalenhallen, Germany?

DB Fernverkehr operates a train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf every 4 hours, and the journey takes 2h 19m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt to Dortmund Hbf twice daily. Tickets cost €13 - €16 and the journey takes 2h 50m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €390
Flights from Frankfurt to Muenster
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €310
Train operators
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Köln Deutz Messe/Deutz Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from D-Flughafen Bf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€20 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€18 - €26
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€65 - €90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz to Schwerte(Ruhr)
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€18 - €23
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
National Express Rail
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Düsseldorf Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from D-Flughafen Bf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Abellio NRW
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Eurobahn
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €6
Website
Eurobahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from D-Flughafen Bf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €17
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from D-Flughafen Bf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Bahn DE
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€40 - €80
Website
Thalys
Standard
€40 - €60
Comfort
€55 - €70
Premium
€55 - €80
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Subway from Dortmund Hbf to Dortmund Westfalenhallen
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Die Länderbahn
DSW21-Dortmunder Stadtwerke AG
Website
bus-und-bahn.de
Subway from Dortmund Hbf to Dortmund Westfalenhallen
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
bus-und-bahn.de
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€13 - €16
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.
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Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Frankfurt Main Central Train Station to Dortmund Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Karat-S
Cazmatrans NOVA d.o.o.
Phone
043 277 100
Website
cazmatrans.hr
Bus from Frankfurt Main Central Train Station to Dortmund Bus Station Steinstrasse
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€17 - €25
Website
Cazmatrans NOVA d.o.o.
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Frankfurt to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €17
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Westfalenhallen is 217 km. It takes approximately 2h 4m to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Westfalenhallen.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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There are 122+ hotels available in Westfalenhallen. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Frankfurt am Main and Westfalenhallen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs €3 - €6.

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