How to travel from Dortmund to Malmö

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Travel Information between Dortmund and Malmö

distanceDistance361 miles (583 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, train or flight
priceTicket price range$35 - $81
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $35 (€30) • 13 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $81 (€70) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, CityJet or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, train or flight to travel 361 miles (583 km) between Dortmund and Malmö. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are FlixBus, CityJet or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Dortmund to Malmö.

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from Dortmund to Malmö

How to get from Dortmund to Malmö by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from Dortmund to Malmö is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Deutsche Bahn
Dortmund Hbf
10:55PMMalmö Centralstation
2 transfers
Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf
06:00PMMalmö, Norra Vallgatan
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn
Dortmund Hbf
10:55PMMalmö Centralstation
2 transfers
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Deutsche Bahn
Dortmund Hbf
11:04PMMalmö Centralstation
2 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
Dortmund Hbf
11:25PMMalmö Centralstation
2 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
Dortmund Hbf
07:10PMMalmö Centralstation
2 transfers
Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf
04:15PMMalmö, Norra Vallgatan
1 transfer
Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf
05:10PMMalmö, Norra Vallgatan
1 transfer
Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf
11:00PMMalmö, Norra Vallgatan
1 transfer

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Deutsche Bahn

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Find the best journey between Dortmund and Malmö with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains between Dortmund and Malmö. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel 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 travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel 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 travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      FAQs: Travel from Dortmund to Malmö

      FAQs: Travel to Malmö 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 Malmö.

      There are 3 travel options from Dortmund to Malmö: bus, train or flight.

      The cheapest way to go to Malmö from Dortmund is by taking a bus, which costs on average $35 (€30).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Dortmund to Malmö:

      Taking a bus costs $46 (€40) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $81 (€70) for the same trip.

      A bus is $9 (€8) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Dortmund to Malmö costing on average $44 (€38).

      The quickest way to travel between Dortmund and Malmö is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 25 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Bus takes on average 13 h 35 min.

      Getting to Malmö by train takes 9 h 7 min on average.

      The distance is approximately 361 miles (583 km) from Dortmund to Malmö.

      The average frequency per day from Dortmund to Malmö is:

      • 1 bus a day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Dortmund and Malmö as scheduled services by bus, train or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Dortmund to Malmö:

      • Most travelers catch their bus from Dortmund and arrive in Malmö, Airport Sturup flygplats.
      • Most travelers take a flight from Dortmund Airport to Malmo Airport.
      • Most travelers catch their train from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Malmö Centralstation.

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

      • You can go to Malmö from Dortmund by bus with FlixBus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $35 (€30) with FlixBus from Dortmund to Malmö on Omio.
      • You can travel between Dortmund and Malmö by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $44 (€38) with Deutsche Bahn from Dortmund to Malmö.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Dortmund to Malmö with the following travel companies:

      • You can take a direct bus with.
      • You can travel directly by plane with.
      • You can book a direct train with.

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

      Many of our customers traveling from Dortmund to Malmö don't make Malmö their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Malmö are Stockholm, Copenhagen, Gothenburg, Berlin or Hamburg, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Malmö to any of these top destinations today!

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