How to travel from Paderborn to Dortmund

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Travel Information between Paderborn and Dortmund

distanceDistance56 miles (91 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$10 - $23
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $10 (€9) • 5 h 27 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $23 (€20) • 1 h 2 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn

Travel 56 miles (91 km) by bus or train between Paderborn and Dortmund. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 2 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $10 (€9). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Paderborn to Dortmund.

Travel Tips: Travel from Paderborn to Dortmund

Travel Tips: 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 Paderborn to Dortmund.

There are 2 ways to get from Paderborn to Dortmund: bus or train.

The cheapest way to go to Dortmund from Paderborn is by taking a bus, which costs on average $10 (€9).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Dortmund:

Taking a bus is about $12 (€11) less than taking a train, which costs on average $23 (€20) for this route.

The quickest way to travel between Paderborn and Dortmund is by train, which takes on average 1 h 2 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 5 h 27 min.

Dortmund is approximately 56 miles (91 km) away from Paderborn.

The average frequency per day from Paderborn to Dortmund is:

  • 2 buses per day.
  • 41 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Paderborn, Hauptbahnhof to Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Paderborn Hbf and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

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

  • You can travel from Paderborn to Dortmund by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $23 (€20) with Deutsche Bahn from Paderborn to Dortmund.

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

  • You'll find 1 direct bus per day with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar.
  • You'll find 2 direct trains per day with Deutsche Bahn.

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 Paderborn and Dortmund.

Looking to extend your trip from Paderborn to Dortmund? Many Omio customers who go from Paderborn to Dortmund usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris or Amsterdam. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Paris or Amsterdam from Dortmund, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $10 (€9) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $23 (€20) one way.

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

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