There are 3 ways to get from Lingen to Dortmund by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1h 37m

  1. Take the train from Lingen(Ems) to Muenster(Westf)Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf Ic / ...

42€ - 108€

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Train, bus  •  2h 24m

  1. Take the train from Lingen(Ems) to Muenster(Westf)Hbf Ic
  2. Take the bus from Münster to Dortmund 017 / ...

45€ - 63€

Drive  •  1h 32m

  1. Drive from Lingen to Dortmund 168 km

20€ - 29€

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The cheapest way to get from Lingen to Dortmund is to drive which costs 20€ - 29€ and takes 1h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Lingen to Dortmund is to drive which costs 20€ - 29€ and takes 1h 32m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lingen to Dortmund. However, there are services departing from Lingen(Ems) and arriving at Dortmund Hbf via Muenster(Westf)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 37m.

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The distance between Lingen and Dortmund is 112 km. The road distance is 168 km.

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The best way to get from Lingen to Dortmund without a car is to train which takes 1h 37m and costs 40€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 1h 37m to get from Lingen to Dortmund, including transfers.

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Lingen to Dortmund train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Lingen(Ems) station.

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Lingen to Dortmund train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Dortmund Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lingen to Dortmund is 168 km. It takes approximately 1h 32m to drive from Lingen to Dortmund.

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  • Distance: 112.4 km
  • Duration: 1h 37m

What companies run services between Lingen, Germany and Dortmund, Germany?

You can take a train from Lingen to Dortmund via Muenster(Westf)Hbf in around 1h 37m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lingen(Ems) to Muenster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.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).

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenster(Westf)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Münster to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 6€
Website
eurobahn.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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Münster to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Münster to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Blablabus

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