How to travel from Dortmund to Ostend

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Travel Information to Ostend from Dortmund

distanceDistance197 miles (317 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$28 - $38
fastestFastest modeTrain • $38 (€34) • 6 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 197 miles (317 km) between Dortmund and Ostend. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Dortmund to Ostend.

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FAQs

Travel from Dortmund, Germany to Ostend, Belgium is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Ostend from Dortmund restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Ostend, Belgium from Dortmund?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Ostend, Belgium?

The government of Belgium has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 5/16/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Dortmund to Ostend closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Dortmund, Germany from Belgium is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Dortmund, Germany from Ostend, Belgium?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Dortmund from Ostend?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

Which rules do I need to follow in Dortmund, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 5/20/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Dortmund from Ostend here.

There are 2 ways to get from Dortmund to Ostend: bus or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Ostend from Dortmund is by taking a bus with an average price of $28 (€25).

This is compared to other travel options to Ostend:

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

The fastest way to get to Ostend from Dortmund is by train with an average travel time of 6 h 25 min.

Other travel options to Ostend can usually take longer:

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The distance is approximately 197 miles (317 km) from Dortmund to Ostend.

The average frequency per day from Dortmund to Ostend is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Ostend 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 Ostend:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Dortmund to Ostend, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Flixbus can take you to Ostend by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Dortmund to Ostend for $28 (€25).
    • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Ostend by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Dortmund to Ostend for $38 (€34).
    Many of our customers traveling from Dortmund to Ostend don't make Ostend their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Ostend are Brussels, Bruges or Antwerp, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Ostend to any of these top destinations today!

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

    • Bus tickets cost on average $28 (€25) one way.
    • Train tickets are costing $38 (€34) one way on average.

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

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