|Distance||20 miles (32 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$3 - $16|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $3 (€3) • 53 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $16 (€14) • 21 min|
|Popular travel companies||Deutsche Bahn|
Take a bus or train to travel 20 miles (32 km) between Dortmund and Essen. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 21 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $3 (€3). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Dortmund to Essen.
There are 2 ways to travel between Dortmund and Essen including taking a bus or train.
The cheapest way to get from Dortmund to Essen is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $3 (€3) compared to other travel options to Essen:
Taking a bus is about $12 (€11) less than taking a train, which costs on average $16 (€14) for this journey.
The quickest way to travel from Dortmund to Essen is by train, which takes on average 21 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, going by bus can take 53 min on average.
You should expect to travel around 20 miles (32 km) between Dortmund and Essen.
The average frequency per day from Dortmund to Essen is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Essen from Dortmund as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Dortmund to Essen:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Dortmund to Essen, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Before traveling from Dortmund to Essen, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Dortmund to Essen tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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