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from London to Dortmund

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Travel Information from London to Dortmund

distanceDistance326 miles (525 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$46 - $85
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $46 (€37) • 1 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $46 (€37) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Ryanair

Travel 326 miles (525 km) by bus or flight to Dortmund from London. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $46 (€37). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Ryanair among others. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Dortmund.

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FAQs
Is international travel between London, United Kingdom and Dortmund, Germany allowed?

Travel from London, United Kingdom to Dortmund, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Dortmund from London restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Dortmund, Germany from London?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Dortmund, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 9/26/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between London and Dortmund closer to your planned date of departure here.

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

The restriction level for your return to London, United Kingdom from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to London from Dortmund restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in London from Dortmund?

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in London, United Kingdom?

You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 9/26/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Dortmund closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from London to Dortmund?

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

What is the cheapest way from London to Dortmund?

The cheapest way to go to Dortmund from London is by taking a flight, which costs on average $46 (€37).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Dortmund:

A flight is $39 (€31) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from London to Dortmund costing on average $85 (€68).

What is the quickest way from London to Dortmund?

The fastest way to get to Dortmund from London is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.

Other travel options to Dortmund can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 14 h 25 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from London to Dortmund?

You should expect to travel around 326 miles (525 km) between London and Dortmund.

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

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

  • Buses mostly depart from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Flights from London to Dortmund most often leave from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Dortmund Airport.
Which travel operators can get me to Dortmund from London?

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

  • You can take a bus from London to Dortmund with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $85 (€68) with Flixbus from London to Dortmund.
  • You can take a flight from London to Dortmund with Ryanair. Cheap tickets can be found for $46 (€37) with Ryanair from London to Dortmund.
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from London to Dortmund?
Many of our customers who book a trip from London 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 London and Dortmund itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Dortmund and any of these top destinations today!
When should I purchase a ticket from London to Dortmund online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $85 (€68) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $46 (€37) one way.

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