There are 11 ways to get from Madrid to Dortmund Airport (DTM) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Dortmund  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Dortmund (DTM) MAD - DTM

$62 - $293

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Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Dusseldorf (DUS) MAD - DUS
  2. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Holzwickede

$83 - $290

Fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) MAD - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena to Holzwickede Bf

$91 - $331

Fly to Eindhoven, train  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Eindhoven (EIN) MAD - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Holzwickede

$84 - $321

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Frankfurt (FRA) MAD - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
  3. Take the train from Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena to Holzwickede Bf

$106 - $293

Train  •  17 h

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  4. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Holzwickede Bf Re7

$362 - $467

Bus Ouibus  •  29 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - Avénida de America to Cologne Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Dortmund N74 / ...

$70 - $101

Bus Eurolines DE  •  35 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Karlsruhe
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Dortmund 017 / ...

$122 - $176

Bus, train  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Cologne-Main Station
  2. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Holzwickede Bf Re7

$131 - $191

Drive, train  •  20 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Malgrat de Mar
  2. Take the train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants R1
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  5. Drive from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Dortmund Airport (DTM)

$357 - $473

Drive  •  17 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Dortmund Airport (DTM) 1152.4 miles

$240 - $350

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Dortmund Airport (DTM). However, there are services departing from Madrid - Avénida de America and arriving at Dortmund Airport/Terminal via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport and Dortmund Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Dortmund Airport (DTM). However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Holzwickede Bf via Barcelona Sants Station, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris-Nord and Köln, Dom / Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h.

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The distance between Madrid and Dortmund Airport (DTM) is 1509 km. The road distance is 1843.9 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Dortmund Airport (DTM) without a car is to train which takes 17 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Madrid to Dortmund Airport (DTM), including transfers.

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Madrid to Dortmund Airport (DTM) bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Madrid - Avénida de America station.

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Madrid to Dortmund Airport (DTM) train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, depart from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Dortmund Airport (DTM) is to fly which takes 7 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 17 h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 29 h.

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There is no direct flight from Madrid Airport to Dortmund Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Dortmund Airport (DTM).
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  • Distance: 943 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 2 min

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Dortmund Airport (DTM), Germany?

Ryanair, easyJet and six other airlines fly from Madrid to Dortmund Airport (DTM) every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Dortmund Airport (DTM) via Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Sants Station, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord RER, Paris-Nord, Köln Hauptbahnhof, and Köln, Dom / Hbf in around 17 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Dortmund via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Dortmund via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Madrid to Dortmund via Porto
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Madrid to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Madrid to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Madrid to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Madrid to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Eindhoven via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Eindhoven via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Eindhoven via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Dortmund via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Madrid to Dortmund via Sofia
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Madrid to Dortmund via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Madrid to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Train operators
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
eurobahn.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena to Holzwickede Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Holzwickede Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.de
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 Eindhoven to Venlo
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Spanish Railways AVE
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
renfe.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $260
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Madrid - Avénida de America to Cologne
Ave. Duration
23 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Cologne to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Madrid to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
27 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
eurolines.de
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid to Cologne-Main Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
alsa.com

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Madrid to Dortmund Airport (DTM) train services, operated by National Express Rail, arrive at Holzwickede Bf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Dortmund Airport (DTM) is 1844 km. It takes approximately 17 h 27 min to drive from Madrid to Dortmund Airport (DTM).

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Air Europa, easyJet, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Madrid Airport to Dortmund Airport.

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There are 274+ hotels available in Dortmund Airport (DTM). Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Madrid Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs .

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