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from Munich to Dortmund

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

Our recommendation

To get from Munich to Dortmund on Sep 17 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:00PMMunich Airport1h10 10:10PMDortmund Airport
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$3061One-way
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09:00PMMunich Airport1h10 10:10PMDortmund Airport
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09:00PMMunich Airport1h10 10:10PMDortmund Airport
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$3091One-way

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Thu
Sep 16
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$40Flixbus
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Fri
Sep 17
$45Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$306Eurowings
Sat
Sep 18
$37Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
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Sun
Sep 19
$30Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$106Eurowings
Mon
Sep 20
$22Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$131Eurowings
Tue
Sep 21
$22Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$131Eurowings
Wed
Sep 22
$30Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$94Eurowings
Thu
Sep 23
$22Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$94Eurowings
Fri
Sep 24
$32FlixTrain
$25Flixbus
$106Eurowings
Sat
Sep 25
$22Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
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Sun
Sep 26
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$25Flixbus
$181Eurowings
Mon
Sep 27
$22Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$156Eurowings
Tue
Sep 28
$22Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$94Eurowings
Wed
Sep 29
$22Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$69Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
$22Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$94Eurowings
Fri
Oct 1
$30Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$94Eurowings
Sat
Oct 2
$22Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
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Sun
Oct 3
$30Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$156Eurowings
Mon
Oct 4
$22Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$106Eurowings
Tue
Oct 5
$22Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$94Eurowings
Wed
Oct 6
$22Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$69Eurowings

Travel Information between Munich and Dortmund

distanceDistance296 miles (477 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$22 - $131
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $22 (€18) • 5 h 58 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $131 (€105) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 296 miles (477 km) from Munich to Dortmund. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $22 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Munich to Dortmund.

Travel Tips

Travel from Munich 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 Munich to Dortmund.
FAQs
How do I go from Munich to Dortmund?

There are 3 ways to travel between Munich and Dortmund including taking a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Munich to Dortmund?

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Dortmund is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $22 (€18) compared to other travel options to Dortmund:

Taking a train is usually $3 (€2) less than taking a bus to Dortmund, which costs on average $25 (€20) for the same trip.

A train is generally $109 (€87) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $131 (€105) from Munich to Dortmund.

What is the quickest way to get from Munich to Dortmund?

The fastest way to get to Dortmund from Munich is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Dortmund can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Dortmund by bus can take on average 9 h 5 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 5 h 58 min.

What is the distance from Munich to Dortmund?

The Munich to Dortmund distance is around 296 miles (477 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Munich to Dortmund is:

  • 10 trains a day.

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

When traveling to Dortmund from Munich, where do I depart from Munich and where do I arrive in Dortmund?

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

  • Buses most often depart from Munich at München, ZOB and arrive in Dortmund at Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Flights most often depart from Munich at Munich Airport and arrive in Dortmund at Dortmund Airport.
  • Trains most often depart from Munich at München Hbf and arrive in Dortmund at Dortmund Hbf.
Which travel companies can get me from Munich to Dortmund?

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

  • Flixbus can get you to Dortmund by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Munich to Dortmund for $25 (€20) on Omio.
  • Eurowings can take you to Dortmund by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Eurowings from Munich to Dortmund for $131 (€105).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Dortmund. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Munich to Dortmund tickets on Omio for $22 (€18).
Where should I go next after I travel between Munich and Dortmund?
Omio customers who travel from Munich to Dortmund often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Paris or Amsterdam. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Dortmund and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I purchase a ticket from Munich to Dortmund online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $25 (€20) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost $131 (€105) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $22 (€18) one way.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Munich
Dortmund
München ZOB Hackerbrücke
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München Hbf
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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines U1, U2, U4, U5, U7, U8<br>Bus lines 58<br>Tram lines 16, 17, 20, 21, 22
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
München Ost
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