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from Duisburg to Dortmund

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

Our recommendation

To get from Duisburg to Dortmund on Oct 29 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information between Duisburg and Dortmund

distanceDistance30 miles (49 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$17 - $18
fastestFastest modeTrain • $18 (€15) • 31 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 30 miles (49 km) by bus or train to Dortmund from Duisburg. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Duisburg to Dortmund.

Travel Tips

Travel from Duisburg to Dortmund
Travel to Dortmund 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 Duisburg to Dortmund.
How do I reach Dortmund from Duisburg?

There are 2 ways to travel from Duisburg to Dortmund including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Dortmund from Duisburg?

The cheapest way to get from Duisburg to Dortmund is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $17 (€14) compared to other travel options to Dortmund:

Taking a bus is usually $1 (€1) less than taking a train to Dortmund, which costs on average $18 (€15) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Duisburg to Dortmund?

The fastest way from Duisburg to Dortmund is by train with an average journey time of 31 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Duisburg to Dortmund?

The distance is approximately 30 miles (49 km) from Duisburg to Dortmund.

How many services a day are there between Duisburg and Dortmund?

The average frequency per day from Duisburg to Dortmund is:

  • Around 50 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Duisburg and in Dortmund?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Duisburg to Dortmund:

  • Buses mostly leave from Duisburg, ZOB/Hbf and tend to arrive in Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Trains from Duisburg to Dortmund most often leave from Duisburg Hbf and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.
Which travel operators can get me to Dortmund from Duisburg?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Dortmund. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Duisburg to Dortmund tickets on Omio for $17 (€14).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Dortmund by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Duisburg to Dortmund for $18 (€15) on Omio.
Is there a direct service from Duisburg to Dortmund?

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

  • You'll find 50 direct trains per day with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Duisburg and Dortmund ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Duisburg to Dortmund often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris or Amsterdam. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Duisburg and Dortmund itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Dortmund and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book Duisburg to Dortmund tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $17 (€14) one way.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $18 (€15) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Duisburg to Dortmund 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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