How to travel from Dortmund to Potsdam

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Travel Information to Potsdam from Dortmund

distanceDistance245 miles (395 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$27 - $27
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $27 (€24) • 4 h 18 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $27 (€24) • 5 h 14 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 245 miles (395 km) by bus or train between Dortmund and Potsdam. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 5 h 14 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 among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Dortmund to Potsdam.

Travel Tips: Travel from Dortmund to Potsdam

Travel to Potsdam 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 Potsdam.

You can travel from Dortmund to Potsdam 2 different ways: bus or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Potsdam from Dortmund is by taking a train with an average price of $27 (€24).

This is compared to other travel options to Potsdam:

A train is $1 (€1) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Dortmund to Potsdam costing on average $27 (€24).

The fastest way to get to Potsdam from Dortmund is by train with an average travel time of 5 h 14 min.

Other travel options to Potsdam can usually take longer:

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The Dortmund to Potsdam distance is around 245 miles (395 km).

The average frequency per day from Dortmund to Potsdam is:

  • Around 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Dortmund and Potsdam 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 Potsdam:

  • Buses mostly depart from Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf and arrive in Potsdam, ZOB am Hauptbahnhof.
  • Trains from Dortmund to Potsdam most often leave from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Potsdam Hbf.

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

  • You can travel between Dortmund and Potsdam by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $27 (€24) with Flixbus from Dortmund to Potsdam.
  • You can take a train from Dortmund to Potsdam with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $27 (€24) with Deutsche Bahn from Dortmund to Potsdam.
Your trip from Dortmund to Potsdam doesn't have to end in Potsdam. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Dresden or Hamburg. If you’d like to add Berlin, Dresden or Hamburg to your Dortmund to Potsdam tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Potsdam today!

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

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

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

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