The cheapest buses from Rotterdam to Dortmund

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Cheapest

$20

Average

$20

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 Rotterdam to Dortmund will cost around $ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 20.

2nd Cheapest
08:45AMRotterdam, Conradstraat3h55 12:40PMDortmund, ZOB am Hbf
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$201One-way

Timetable Rotterdam to Dortmund

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08:45AMRotterdam, Conradstraat3h55 12:40PMDortmund, ZOB am Hbf
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Mon
Oct 25
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 26
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$20Flixbus
Wed
Oct 27
$23Deutsche Bahn
$20Union Ivkoni International
Thu
Oct 28
$23Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
Fri
Oct 29
$24Deutsche Bahn
$20Flixbus
Sat
Oct 30
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$20Union Ivkoni International
Mon
Nov 1
$23Deutsche Bahn
$20Union Ivkoni International
Wed
Nov 3
$23Deutsche Bahn
$20Union Ivkoni International
Thu
Nov 4
$23Deutsche Bahn
$20Union Ivkoni International
Fri
Nov 5
$23Deutsche Bahn
$20Union Ivkoni International
Sat
Nov 6
$23Deutsche Bahn
$20Flixbus
Sun
Nov 7
$23Deutsche Bahn
$20Union Ivkoni International

The fastest buses from Rotterdam to Dortmund

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Fastest Journey

3 h 55 m

Average

3 h 55 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

211 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Rotterdam 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 211 km distance in an average of 3 h 55 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 55 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 55 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.

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08:45AMRotterdam, Conradstraat3h55 12:40PMDortmund, ZOB am Hbf
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$201One-way

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Bus Information from Rotterdam to Dortmund

distanceDistance130 miles (210 km)
durationAverage bus duration3 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$22 (€18)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesFlixbus or Agat

Buses from Rotterdam to Dortmund cover the 130 miles (210 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 35 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or Agat. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $20 (€16), but the average price of bus tickets is $22 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof.

Bus companies

Rotterdam to Dortmund with FlixBus

Find the best buses between Rotterdam and Dortmund with Omio's travel partners FlixBus from $20 (€16). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Rotterdam and Dortmund.

Book your FlixBus Rotterdam to Dortmund bus with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check FlixBus’s up-to-date bus schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Rotterdam to Dortmund routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable FlixBus bus tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Rotterdam and Dortmund is 130 miles (210 km), and the best price for a one-way Rotterdam - Dortmund FlixBus bus ticket starts at $20 (€16) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your FlixBus ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by bus. Waiting in a line at the bus station to purchase your bus ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your bus tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with FlixBus!

FlixBus has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus between Rotterdam and Dortmund:

  • 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

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Buses from Rotterdam 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 Rotterdam to Dortmund.
FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by bus between Rotterdam and Dortmund?

Travel between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Dortmund, Germany by bus is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from Netherlands?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Rotterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Dortmund, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/24/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Dortmund from Rotterdam as this information can change.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Dortmund, Germany to Rotterdam, Netherlands?

The restriction level for your return bus to Rotterdam, Netherlands from Dortmund is: Partially open.

Is my return bus into Rotterdam from Dortmund restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Dortmund?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Rotterdam, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/24/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Rotterdam from Dortmund closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap buses from Rotterdam to Dortmund cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus between Rotterdam and Dortmund for the next 7 days starting from $20 (€16)  one way.
What is the cost of a bus to Dortmund from Rotterdam?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $22 (€18)  for a bus ticket from Rotterdam to Dortmund.
How many miles is it from Rotterdam to Dortmund by bus?
The distance from Rotterdam to Dortmund by bus is approximately 130 miles (210 km).
How long is the bus between Rotterdam and Dortmund?
The bus time from Rotterdam to Dortmund is on average 3 h 35 min  for the 130 miles (210 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Dortmund from Rotterdam by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by bus from Rotterdam to Dortmund, which bus station in Rotterdam do I depart from and which bus station in Dortmund do I arrive in?

When taking a bus from Rotterdam, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station), Rotterdam, Centraal Station and Rotterdam, Westerstraat. When you arrive in Dortmund, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof, Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof and Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Rotterdam Centraal   to Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof.

Where is the bus station in Rotterdam to go to Dortmund? Where is the bus station in Dortmund located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called Rotterdam Centraal, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Rotterdam.

The most popular arrival bus station, Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Dortmund.

What bus providers offer a service between Rotterdam and Dortmund?
When taking a bus from Rotterdam to Dortmund, you can count on Flixbus or Agat for the best way to get you to Dortmund. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service between Rotterdam and Dortmund and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
Can I find a direct bus from Rotterdam to Dortmund?
Yes, there are direct buses between Rotterdam and Dortmund, and you can find a direct bus for this trip with Flixbus or Union Ivkoni International  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
When can I take the first bus from Rotterdam to Dortmund? When can I take the last bus for the day?
The earliest bus departing from Rotterdam to Dortmund leaves at 6: 40 AM. The last bus departing from Rotterdam to Dortmund leaves at 10: 40 AM. You can find the latest Rotterdam to Dortmund bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book a bus ticket from Rotterdam to Dortmund to get the best deals?
The price of a one way bus ticket from Rotterdam to Dortmund is on average $22 (€18) if you buy 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 providers offering this route. In general, you can find bus tickets from Rotterdam to Dortmund available a few months in advance.

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