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from Dortmund to Plzeň

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May 27
$45Deutsche Bahn with connection
May 28
$79Deutsche Bahn with connection
May 30
$38Deutsche Bahn with connection
Jun 1
$45Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel Information to Plzeň from Dortmund

distanceDistance285 miles (460 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$31 - $40
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $31 (€28) • 8 h 13 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $31 (€28) • 8 h 13 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a bus or train to travel 285 miles (460 km) between Dortmund and Plzeň. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 8 h 13 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $31 (€28). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Dortmund to Plzeň.

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What are the international travel restrictions for Czechia due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling between Dortmund and Plzeň?

International travel from Dortmund, Germany to Plzeň, Czechia is: Fully open.

Can I enter Czechia if coming from Germany?

Entry into Czechia is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Plzeň if traveling from Dortmund?

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What measures do I need to follow in Plzeň, Czechia due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Czechia must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 5/23/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Dortmund to Plzeň.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Dortmund, Germany from Plzeň, Czechia?

Return travel to Dortmund, Germany from Czechia is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Czechia?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Czechia?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • 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)

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Dortmund, Germany was last verified on 5/24/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Dortmund from Plzeň.

How do I get from Dortmund to Plzeň?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Dortmund to Plzeň. You can take a bus or train.

How do I get from Dortmund to Plzeň the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel from Dortmund to Plzeň is by taking a train with an average price of $31 (€28).

This is compared to other travel options to Plzeň:

Taking a train is about $9 (€8) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $40 (€36) for this route.

What is the fastest way to travel between Dortmund and Plzeň?

The fastest way from Dortmund to Plzeň is by train with an average journey time of 8 h 13 min.

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

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How far is Plzeň from Dortmund?

The distance from Dortmund to Plzeň is approximately 285 miles (460 km).

How many services a day are there to Plzeň from Dortmund?

The average frequency per day from Dortmund to Plzeň is:

  • 1 bus per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Plzeň from Dortmund as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Dortmund? Where do I arrive in Plzeň?

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf to Plzeň, NC Borská Pole.
  • Most travelers board their train from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Plzen hl. N.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Dortmund to Plzeň?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Plzeň by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Dortmund to Plzeň tickets on Omio for $40 (€36).
  • Deutsche Bahn with connection can get you to Plzeň by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Dortmund to Plzeň for $31 (€28) on Omio.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Dortmund to Plzeň?

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

How early should I buy tickets from Dortmund to Plzeň online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Dortmund to Plzeň, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $40 (€36) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $31 (€28) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Dortmund to Plzeň 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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