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There are 9 ways to get from Ghent to Dortmund Airport (DTM) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Cologne  •  5h 7m

  1. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Bruxelles-Nord Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Koeln Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Holzwickede Re / ...

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Bus  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Ghent to D-Worringer Platz,W57 280
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf central bus station to Dortmund central bus station 080 / ...

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Train  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Dortmund Hbf Thalys

Drive  •  3h 5m

  1. Drive from Ghent to Dortmund Airport (DTM) 315.8 km

Train to Brussels, fly to Dortmund  •  7h 3m

  1. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Dortmund (DTM) BRU - DTM

Train to Brussels, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  8h 6m

  1. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BRU - DUS
  3. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Holzwickede

Train to Brussels, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BRU - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Arnhem Centraal
  4. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf
  5. Take the train from Oberhausen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf

Train, train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Dusseldorf  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the train from Gand-Dampoort to Anvers-Central
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  4. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Holzwickede

Train to Brussels, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Frankfurt (FRA) BRU - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt to Köln Deutz Messe/Deutz Bf
  4. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz to Holzwickede

Ghent to Dortmund Airport (DTM) by train and bus

The journey time between Ghent and Dortmund Airport (DTM) is around 5h 7m and covers a distance of around 369 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 22m. Operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, National Express and others, the Ghent to Dortmund Airport (DTM) service departs from Gand-Saint-Pierre and arrives in Dortmund Airport. Typically 87 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

87 Weekly Services
5h 7m Average Duration
€68 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Ghent to Dortmund Airport (DTM) is to drive which costs €35 - €60 and takes 3h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Ghent to Dortmund Airport (DTM) is to drive which costs €35 - €60 and takes 3h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ghent to Dortmund Airport (DTM). However, there are services departing from Ghent and arriving at Dortmund Airport via Düsseldorf central bus station and Dortmund Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 47m.

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The distance between Ghent and Dortmund Airport (DTM) is 276 km. The road distance is 315.8 km.

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The best way to get from Ghent to Dortmund Airport (DTM) without a car is to train via Cologne which takes 5h 7m and costs €65 - €100.

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It takes approximately 5h 7m to get from Ghent to Dortmund Airport (DTM), including transfers.

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Ghent to Dortmund Airport (DTM) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Ghent station.

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The best way to get from Ghent to Dortmund Airport (DTM) is to train via Cologne which takes 5h 7m and costs €65 - €100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €40 - €70 and takes 6h 47m.

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There is no direct flight from Brussels Airport to Dortmund Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 20m and has one stopover.

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Ghent to Dortmund Airport (DTM) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Dortmund central bus station.

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Map of how to get from Ghent to Dortmund Airport (DTM).
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  • Distance: 275.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 7m

What companies run services between Ghent, Belgium and Dortmund Airport (DTM), Germany?

You can take a train from Ghent to Dortmund Airport (DTM) via Bruxelles-Nord, Koeln Hbf, Holzwickede, and Holzwickede, Bahnhof in around 5h 7m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ghent to Dortmund Airport (DTM) via Düsseldorf central bus station, Dortmund central bus station, and Dortmund Hbf in around 6h 47m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Dortmund via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €490
Flights from Brussels to Dortmund via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €330
Flights from Brussels to Dortmund via Berlin Brandenburg, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €480
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €600
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €650
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €650
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €430
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Brussels to Dortmund via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €440
Flights from Brussels to Dortmund via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €470
Flights from Brussels to Dortmund via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€180 - €550
Flights from Brussels to Dortmund via Venice
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €650
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€85 - €300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €700
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Brussels to Dortmund via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€140 - €460
Flights from Brussels to Dortmund via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€140 - €600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€150 - €950
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Dortmund via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€190 - €800
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€260 - €650
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Tunis
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€290 - €440
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €1000
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €11
1st Class
€10 - €16
Train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€6 - €10
1st Class
€10 - €15
Train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €17
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€15 - €17
1st Class
€20 - €23
Train from Gand-Dampoort to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €11
1st Class
€11 - €16
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 Bruxelles-Nord to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt to Köln Deutz Messe/Deutz Bf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€21 - €26
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Koeln Messe/Deutz to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€20 - €26
Website
National Express Rail
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€80 - €170
Website
Thalys
Standard
€80 - €120
Comfort
€95 - €130
Premium
€120 - €170
Train from Anvers-Central to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €110
Website
Thalys
Standard
€50 - €75
Comfort
€65 - €85
Premium
€75 - €110
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Eurobahn
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Eurobahn
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 Schiphol Airport to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€14 - €35
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€14 - €19
1st Class
€23 - €35
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €30
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€13 - €18
1st Class
€21 - €30
VIAS Rail GmbH
Phone
069 450099650
Email
Kundenservice-Linie10@vias-online.de
Website
vias-online.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
VIAS Rail GmbH
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
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 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
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 Ghent to D-Worringer Platz,W57
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Düsseldorf central bus station to Dortmund central bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €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.
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Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Dusseldorf Bus Station to Dortmund Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Karat-S
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Dusseldorf Central Bus Station to Dortmund Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
Union Ivkoni
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Dusseldorf Hbf to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

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