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There are 4 ways to get from Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum by bus, train, tram, taxi or car

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Bus, train, tram

  1. Take the bus from Solingen Rathaus to W-Vohwinkel Bf
  2. Take the train from Wuppertal-Vohwinkel to Essen Hbf
  3. Take the tram from Essen Hbf to Essen Zollverein

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum

Train, tram

  1. Take the train from Wuppertal-Vohwinkel to Essen Hbf
  2. Take the tram from Essen Hbf to Essen Zollverein

Drive

  1. Drive from Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum

Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum by bus, train, tram and walk

The journey time between Solingen and Red Dot Design Museum is around 1h 20m and covers a distance of around 49 km. This includes an average layover time of around 10 min. Operated by Stadtwerke Solingen GmbH - Verkehrsbetriebe, Stadtwerke Solingen, Abellio and others, the Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum service departs from Solingen Rathaus and arrives in Red Dot Design Museum. Typically 434 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

434 Weekly Services
1h 20m Average Duration
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Solingen → Red Dot Design Museum
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The cheapest way to get from Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum is to drive which costs €5 - €8 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum is to taxi which costs €95 - €120 and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum. However, there are services departing from Solingen Grünewald and arriving at Essen Zollverein via Solingen Hbf, Wuppertal-Vohwinkel and Essen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 25m.

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It is 35 km from Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum. It is approximately 44.1 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum without a car is to bus and train and tram which takes 1h 20m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 20m to get from Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum, including transfers.

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Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum train services, operated by Abellio, depart from Wuppertal-Vohwinkel station.

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Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum train services, operated by Essener Verkehrs AG, Straßenbahn, arrive at Essen Zollverein station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum is 44 km. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum.

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Map of how to get from Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum.
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  • Distance: 35.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 20m

What companies run services between Solingen, Germany and Red Dot Design Museum, Germany?

There is no direct connection from Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum. However, you can take the bus to W-Vohwinkel Bf, take the walk to Wuppertal-Vohwinkel, take the train to Essen Hbf, take the walk to Essen Hbf, take the tram to Essen Zollverein, then take the walk to Red Dot Design Museum. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum via Solingen Hbf, Wuppertal-Vohwinkel, Essen Hbf, Essen Hbf, and Essen Zollverein in around 1h 25m.

Train operators
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Wuppertal-Vohwinkel to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Abellio
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 Wuppertal Vohwinkel Bf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from W-Vohwinkel Bf to Essen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Abellio NRW
Essener Verkehrs AG, Straßenbahn
Website
delfi.de
Tram from Essen Hbf to Essen Zollverein
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
delfi.de
Ruhrbahn GmbH
Phone
+49 201 8261234
Website
ruhrbahn.de
Tram from Essen Hauptbahnhof to Essen Zollverein
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Ruhrbahn GmbH
Bus operators
Stadtwerke Solingen GmbH - Verkehrsbetriebe
Website
sobus.de
Bus from Solingen Rathaus to W-Vohwinkel Bf
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
sobus.de
Stadtwerke Solingen
Website
delfi.de
Bus from Solingen Rathaus to Wuppertal Vohwinkel Bf
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
delfi.de
Other operators
Taxi from Solingen to Red Dot Design Museum
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
€95 - €120
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
TaxiCologne
Phone
+49 172 5225454
Website
taxicologne.de
Taxi Zentrale Köln
Phone
+49 162 4164152
Website
cologne-cab.com
Taxi Cologne
Phone
+49 151 51082191
Taxi Call Cologne
Phone
+49 221/2882
Website
taxiruf.de

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