The cheapest buses from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund

Showing times and prices for Nov 29

Cheapest

$18

Average

$18

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund will cost around $ 18 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 18.

Cheapest
08:45AMFrankfurt am Main5h35 02:20PMDortmund
0 changes
$181One-way

Timetable Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund

Showing buses for tomorrow, Mon, Nov 29
08:45AMFrankfurt am Main5h35 02:20PMDortmund
0 changes

This is the last bus of the day.

Find all the dates and times for this journey

COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sun
Nov 28
Find prices
$42Flixbus
Mon
Nov 29
Find prices
$18Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.
Tue
Nov 30
$21Deutsche Bahn
$19Flixbus
Wed
Dec 1
Find prices
$18Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.
Thu
Dec 2
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
Fri
Dec 3
Find prices
$18Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.
Sat
Dec 4
$21Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
Sun
Dec 5
$21Deutsche Bahn
$19Flixbus
Mon
Dec 6
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
Tue
Dec 7
$21Deutsche Bahn
$19Flixbus
Thu
Dec 9
$21Deutsche Bahn
$14Flixbus
Fri
Dec 10
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
Sun
Dec 12
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
Mon
Dec 13
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
Tue
Dec 14
$21Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
Wed
Dec 15
Find prices
$14Flixbus
Thu
Dec 16
Find prices
$18Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.
Fri
Dec 17
Find prices
$18Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.
Sat
Dec 18
$21Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus

The fastest buses from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund

Showing times and prices for Nov 29

Fastest Journey

5 h 35 m

Average

5 h 35 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

178 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Frankfurt am Main for Dortmund every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 178 km distance in an average of 5 h 35 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 35 m .

The slowest buses will take 5 h 35 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

08:45AMFrankfurt am Main5h35 02:20PMDortmund
0 changes
$181One-way

These companies trust us. We sell their tickets all in one place.

Alsa
Eurolines France
RegioJet
Bla Bla Bus

Bus Information from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund

distanceDistance110 miles (177 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 50 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$22 (€19)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund cover the 110 miles (177 km) long route taking on average 2 h 50 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $22 (€19), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $17 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof.

Bus companies

FlixBus from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund

Buy your official FlixBus bus tickets to Dortmund from Frankfurt am Main from $17 (€14) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

  • Average Price: $17

FlixBus has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your FlixBus tickets to Dortmund from Frankfurt am Main and when traveling by bus:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Buses from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund
Take the bus to Dortmund easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund.
FAQs
How much does a cheap bus to Dortmund from Frankfurt am Main cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund buses for as little as $17 (€14)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund on average?
The bus price to Dortmund from Frankfurt am Main is on average $22 (€19)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
How far is Dortmund from Frankfurt am Main by bus?
The bus distance from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund is around 110 miles (177 km).
How long is a bus between Frankfurt am Main and Dortmund on average?
On average the Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund bus travel time is 2 h 50 min  for the 110 miles (177 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by bus from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund, which bus station in Frankfurt am Main do I depart from and which bus station in Dortmund do I arrive in?

Some of the Frankfurt am Main bus stations to Dortmund you can start your journey from include Frankfurt am Main, Hbf, Frankfurt am Main, Pforzheimer Straße (Hauptbahnhof Südseite) and Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen Terminal 1. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Dortmund include Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof, Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof and Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen   and arriving in Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof.

Where is the bus station in Frankfurt am Main? Where is the bus station in Dortmund?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, which is located around 6 mile (s) / 10 km away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.

What bus providers offer a service from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund?
If you're looking for buses from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund, you can rely on Flixbus or BlaBlaCar to get you to Dortmund. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any nonstop bus services from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund?
If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with Flixbus. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.
When is the earliest bus from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund? When is the last bus from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund?
You can take the first bus from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund at 4: 40 AM. The last bus from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund that you can take departs at 2: 15 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How early should I book Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund bus tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way bus ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Dortmund is on average $22 (€19) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus companies offering this route. In general, you can find bus tickets to Dortmund from Frankfurt am Main available a few months in advance.