How to travel from Dortmund to Lübeck

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Travel Information from Dortmund to Lübeck

distanceDistance210 miles (339 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$27 - $38
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $27 (€24) • 3 h 36 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $27 (€24) • 3 h 36 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a bus or train to travel 210 miles (339 km) between Dortmund and Lübeck. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 36 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $27 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Dortmund to Lübeck.

Travel Tips: Travel from Dortmund to Lübeck

Travel to Lübeck 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 Dortmund to Lübeck.

There are 2 travel options from Dortmund to Lübeck: bus or train.

The cheapest way to get from Dortmund to Lübeck is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $27 (€24) compared to other travel options to Lübeck:

A train is generally $11 (€10) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $38 (€34) from Dortmund to Lübeck.

The fastest way from Dortmund to Lübeck is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 36 min.

There are alternative travel options to Lübeck that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 10 h 50 min.

The Dortmund to Lübeck distance is around 210 miles (339 km).

The average frequency per day from Dortmund to Lübeck is:

  • Around 8 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Lübeck 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 from Dortmund to Lübeck:

  • Buses most often depart from Dortmund at Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf and arrive in Lübeck at Lübeck, Wallstraße / Holstentorplatz.
  • Trains most often depart from Dortmund at Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Lübeck at Lübeck Hbf.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Dortmund to Lübeck:

  • You can go to Lübeck from Dortmund by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $38 (€34) with Flixbus from Dortmund to Lübeck on Omio.
  • You can travel by train to Lübeck from Dortmund with Deutsche Bahn with connection, and you can find Deutsche Bahn with connection Dortmund to Lübeck tickets for $27 (€24) on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from Dortmund to Lübeck with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by train with with 8 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Lübeck as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Dortmund to Lübeck.

Your trip from Dortmund to Lübeck doesn't have to end in Lübeck. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Hamburg, Berlin or Copenhagen. If you’d like to add Hamburg, Berlin or Copenhagen to your Dortmund to Lübeck tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Lübeck today!

When planning your trip from Dortmund to Lübeck, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $38 (€34) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $27 (€24) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Dortmund to Lübeck online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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