There are 2 ways to get from Kleve to Dortmund by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Kleve to Duisburg Hbf Regional
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Dortmund Hbf Ice / ...

$32 - $49

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Kleve to Dortmund 78.7 miles

$16 - $24

What companies run services between Kleve, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany and Dortmund, Germany?

You can take a train from Kleve to Dortmund via Duisburg Hbf in around 2 h 1 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kleve to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
bahn.de

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kleve and Dortmund is 96 km. The road distance is 126 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kleve to Dortmund is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Kleve to Dortmund is to drive which takes 1 h 13 min and costs 14€ - 21€.

No, there is no direct train from Kleve to Dortmund. However, there are services departing from Kleve and arriving at Dortmund Hbf via Duisburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Kleve to Dortmund, including transfers.