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There are 9 ways to get from Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB) to Dortmund Airport (DTM) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Mannheim

  1. Take the train from Baden-Baden to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Dortmund Hbf

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof Süd to Dortmund Hbf

Train

  1. Take the train from Baden-Baden to Hagen Hbf

Bus via Dortmund Central Bus Station

  1. Take the bus from Karlsruhe Central Bus Station to Dortmund Central Bus Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB) to Dortmund Airport (DTM)

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Muenster, train

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Muenster (FMO)
  3. Take the train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Holzwickede, Bahnhof

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Muenster

  1. Take the train from Baden-Baden to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Muenster (FMO)
  4. Take the train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Holzwickede, Bahnhof

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Dusseldorf

  1. Take the train from Baden-Baden to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS)
  4. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Holzwickede

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Frankfurt, train

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Frankfurt (FRA)
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
  4. Take the train from Koeln Messe/Deutz to Holzwickede
Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB) → Dortmund Airport (DTM)
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The cheapest way to get from Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB) to Dortmund Airport (DTM) is to bus which costs €19 - €23 and takes 8h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB) to Dortmund Airport (DTM) is to drive which costs €45 - €70 and takes 3h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB) to Dortmund Airport (DTM). However, there are services departing from Airpark Terminal and arriving at Dortmund Airport via Rastatt Bahnhof Ost, Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof Süd and Dortmund Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 37m.

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The distance between Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB) and Dortmund Airport (DTM) is 306 km. The road distance is 395.7 km.

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The best way to get from Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB) to Dortmund Airport (DTM) without a car is to train via Mannheim which takes 5h 24m and costs €50 - €160.

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It takes approximately 5h 24m to get from Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB) to Dortmund Airport (DTM), including transfers.

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Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB) to Dortmund Airport (DTM) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof Süd station.

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The best way to get from Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB) to Dortmund Airport (DTM) is to train via Mannheim which takes 5h 24m and costs €50 - €160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €19 - €23 and takes 8h 37m.

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Muenster Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB) to Dortmund Airport (DTM) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Dortmund Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB) to Dortmund Airport (DTM).
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  • Distance: 306.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 24m

What companies run services between Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB), Germany and Dortmund Airport (DTM), Germany?

You can take a train from Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB) to Dortmund Airport (DTM) via Baden-Baden, Baden-Baden, Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof, Mannheim Hbf, Dortmund Hbf, and Dortmund Hbf in around 5h 24m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof Süd to Dortmund Hbf 6 times a week. Tickets cost €19 - €23 and the journey takes 5h 10m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Muenster via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €490
Flights from Frankfurt to Muenster
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €300
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €290
Flights from Stuttgart to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €250
AIS Airlines
Website
aisairlines.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Muenster
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€20 - €410
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 Baden-Baden to Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€65 - €90
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Baden-Baden to Hagen Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€21 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Baden-Baden to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€100 - €190
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Baden-Baden to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Baden-Baden to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€30 - €35
1st Class
€25 - €29
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€29 - €34
1st Class
€23 - €28
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 Baden-Baden to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€14 - €21
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Go Ahead BW
Phone
+49 711 400 534 44
Website
go-ahead-bw.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Go Ahead BW
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Münster Hauptbahnhof to Holzwickede, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€13 - €17
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
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Eurobahn
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Eurobahn
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Railjet
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Frankfurt to Köln Deutz Messe/Deutz Bf
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
delfi.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 Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof Süd to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€19 - €23
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 Karlsruhe Central Bus Station to Dortmund Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Karat-S
Cazmatrans NOVA d.o.o.
Phone
043 277 100
Website
cazmatrans.hr
Bus from Karlsruhe Central Bus Station to Dortmund Bus Station Steinstrasse
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€24 - €40
Website
Cazmatrans NOVA d.o.o.

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Yes, the driving distance between Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB) to Dortmund Airport (DTM) is 396 km. It takes approximately 3h 30m to drive from Karlsruhe/Baden Baden Airport (FKB) to Dortmund Airport (DTM).

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