You can get from Essen to Dortmund by train, bus or flight.
To get from Essen to Dortmund on Feb 04 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||20 miles (32 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$6 - $7|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $6 (€5) • 23 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $6 (€5) • 23 min|
|Popular travel companies||FlixTrain|
Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 20 miles (32 km) from Essen to Dortmund. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 23 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $6 (€5). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are FlixTrain among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Essen to Dortmund.
There are 4 ways to travel to Dortmund from Essen including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Dortmund from Essen is by taking a train, which costs on average $6 (€5).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Dortmund:
Taking a train is about $1 (€1) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $7 (€6) for this trip.
The quickest way to travel between Essen and Dortmund is by train, which takes on average 23 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 55 min of travel time.
The Essen to Dortmund distance is around 20 miles (32 km).
The average frequency per day from Essen to Dortmund is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Essen to Dortmund as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Essen to Dortmund:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Essen to Dortmund, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Essen to Dortmund with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Dortmund tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.
Before traveling from Essen to Dortmund, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Essen to Dortmund tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.