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There are 6 ways to get from Ratingen to Dortmund Airport (DTM) by bus, train, subway, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Ratingen Mitte to D-Flughafen Bf
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Dortmund Hbf to Dortmund Airport

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Train

  1. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Holzwickede

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Subway, train

  1. Take the subway from Ratingen Mitte to D-Bilk S
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf-Bilk to Dortmund Hbf

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Ratingen Oberstraße to Mülheim Hbf Nordeingang
  2. Take the bus from Essen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Dortmund Hbf to Dortmund Airport

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Ratingen to Dortmund Airport (DTM)

Drive

  1. Drive from Ratingen to Dortmund Airport (DTM)

Ratingen to Dortmund Airport (DTM) by bus and train

The journey time between Ratingen and Dortmund Airport (DTM) is around 1h 59m and covers a distance of around 89 km. This includes an average layover time of around 25 min. Operated by Rheinbahn Bus, Rheinbahn AG, National Express and others, the Ratingen to Dortmund Airport (DTM) service departs from Ratingen Mitte and arrives in Dortmund Airport. Typically 201 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

201 Weekly Services
1h 59m Average Duration
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Ratingen to Dortmund Airport (DTM) is to train, which costs €8 - €13 and takes 2h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Ratingen to Dortmund Airport (DTM) is to taxi which costs €160 - €200 and takes 49 min.

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The distance between Ratingen and Dortmund Airport (DTM) is 58 km. The road distance is 68.7 km.

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The best way to get from Ratingen to Dortmund Airport (DTM) without a car is to bus and train which takes 1h 59m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 59m to get from Ratingen to Dortmund Airport (DTM), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Ratingen to Dortmund Airport (DTM) is to train which takes 2h 4m and costs €8 - €13. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2h 42m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ratingen to Dortmund Airport (DTM) is 69 km. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Ratingen to Dortmund Airport (DTM).

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Map of how to get from Ratingen to Dortmund Airport (DTM).
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  • Distance: 58.3 km
  • Duration: 1h 59m

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

Eurobahn operates a train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Holzwickede hourly. Tickets cost €5 - €8 and the journey takes 1h 1m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ratingen to Dortmund Airport (DTM) via Mülheim Hbf Nordeingang, Muelheim(Ruhr)Hbf, Essen Hbf, Essen Hbf, and Dortmund Hbf in around 2h 42m.

Train operators
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Düsseldorf-Bilk to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€19 - €24
Website
National Express Rail
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 D-Flughafen Bf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€20 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from D-Flughafen Bf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Düsseldorf Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
ABELLIO Rail
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Eurobahn
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Holzwickede
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Eurobahn
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 D-Flughafen Bf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €17
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €80
Website
Thalys
Standard
€40 - €60
Comfort
€55 - €70
Premium
€55 - €80
Rheinbahn AG
Website
rheinbahn.de
Subway from Ratingen Mitte to D-Bilk S
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
rheinbahn.de
Rheinbahn Stadtbahn
Website
delfi.de
Subway from Ratingen Mitte to D-Bilk S
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bus operators
Rheinbahn Bus
Website
delfi.de
Bus from Ratingen Mitte to D-Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
delfi.de
Rheinbahn AG
Website
rheinbahn.de
Bus from Ratingen Mitte to D-Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
rheinbahn.de
Dortmunder Stadtwerke Bus
Website
delfi.de
Bus from Dortmund Hbf to Dortmund Airport
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
DSW21-Dortmunder Stadtwerke AG
Website
bus-und-bahn.de
Bus from Dortmund Hbf to Dortmund Airport/Terminal
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
bus-und-bahn.de
Mülheimer Verkehrsgesellschaft
Website
delfi.de
Bus from Ratingen Oberstraße to Mülheim Hbf Nordeingang
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Ruhrbahn GmbH
Phone
+49 201 8261234
Website
ruhrbahn.de
Bus from Ratingen Oberstraße to Mülheim Hauptbahnhof Nordeingang
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Ruhrbahn GmbH
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Essen Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €7
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.
For more information, please visit this page
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Essen Central Bus Station to Dortmund Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Karat-S
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Essen to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Other operators
Taxi from Ratingen to Dortmund Airport (DTM)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
€160 - €200
Taxi Ruf Düsseldorf GmbH
Phone
+49 211 714141
Website
taxiruf-duesseldorf.de
Taxi Düsseldorf eG
Phone
+49 211/33333
Michael Gerst Taxibetrieb
Phone
+49 211/327760
Kinder-Taxi
Phone
+49 211/2601307
DGS GmbH
Phone
+49 211 99 22 000
Website
dgs-grossraumtaxi.de

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