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from Dortmund to Rome

You can get from Dortmund to Rome by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Dortmund to Rome on Dec 8 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:55PMDortmund, ZOB am Hbf26h30 11:25PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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$791One-way
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08:55PMDortmund, ZOB am Hbf26h30 11:25PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
1 changes
$791One-way

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Wed
Dec 8
$79Flixbus
Thu
Dec 9
$91Flixbus
Fri
Dec 10
$91Flixbus
Sat
Dec 11
$90Flixbus
Sun
Dec 12
$57Flixbus
Wed
Dec 15
$101Flixbus
Thu
Dec 16
$107Flixbus
Fri
Dec 17
$121Flixbus
Sat
Dec 18
$97Flixbus
Sun
Dec 19
$90Flixbus
Mon
Dec 20
$90Flixbus
Wed
Dec 22
$143Flixbus
Thu
Dec 23
$143Flixbus
Fri
Dec 24
$107Flixbus
Sat
Dec 25
$121Flixbus
Sun
Dec 26
$113Flixbus
Mon
Dec 27
$121Flixbus

Travel Information between Dortmund and Rome

distanceDistance704 miles (1135 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$85 - $184
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $85 (€71) • 24 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $184 (€154) • 19 h 58 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 704 miles (1135 km) by bus or train between Dortmund and Rome. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 19 h 58 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $85 (€71). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Dortmund to Rome.

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FAQs
Does Italy have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling to Rome from Dortmund?

International travel from Dortmund, Germany to Rome, Italy is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy if coming from Germany?

Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What measures do I need to follow in Rome, Italy due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 12/7/21; 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 Rome.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Dortmund, Germany from Rome, Italy?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Dortmund, Germany from Rome, Italy?

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

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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 12/6/21. 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 Rome here.

What are the ways to get from Dortmund to Rome?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Dortmund and Rome. You can take a bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to travel from Dortmund to Rome is by taking a bus with an average price of $85 (€71).

This is compared to other travel options to Rome:

Taking a bus is about $99 (€83) less than taking a train, which costs on average $184 (€154) for this trip.

What is the fastest way from Dortmund to Rome?

The fastest way to get to Rome from Dortmund is by train with an average travel time of 19 h 58 min.

Other travel options to Rome can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 24 h 15 min   on average.

What is the distance between Dortmund and Rome?

The distance is approximately 704 miles (1135 km) from Dortmund to Rome.

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

The average frequency per day from Dortmund to Rome is:

  • 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Dortmund to Rome 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 Rome?

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Rome, Termini (G).
  • Most travelers catch their train from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Roma Termini.
Which travel operators can get me to Rome from Dortmund?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Rome by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Dortmund to Rome tickets on Omio for $85 (€71).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Rome by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Dortmund to Rome tickets on Omio for $184 (€154).
Can I find a direct route between Dortmund and Rome?

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

  • You'll find direct buses with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Rome 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 Rome.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Dortmund to Rome?
Looking to extend your trip from Dortmund to Rome? Many Omio customers who go from Dortmund to Rome usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Milan, Florence or Paris. If you're looking to explore Milan, Florence or Paris from Rome, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I book Dortmund to Rome tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $85 (€71) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $184 (€154) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Dortmund to Rome 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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