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from Potsdam to Dortmund

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

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Travel Information from Potsdam to Dortmund

distanceDistance245 miles (395 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$45 - $50
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $45 (€37) • 4 h 44 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $45 (€37) • 4 h 44 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Take a bus or train to travel 245 miles (395 km) from Potsdam to Dortmund. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Potsdam to Dortmund.

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Travel from Potsdam 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 Potsdam to Dortmund.
How do I go from Potsdam to Dortmund?

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

What is the cheapest way to go from Potsdam to Dortmund?

The cheapest way to go to Dortmund from Potsdam is by taking a train, which costs on average $45 (€37).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Dortmund:

Taking a train is about $5 (€4) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $50 (€41) for this trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Potsdam to Dortmund?

The fastest way to get to Dortmund from Potsdam is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 44 min.

Other travel options to Dortmund can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 11 h 30 min   on average.

How far is Dortmund from Potsdam?

The distance is approximately 245 miles (395 km) from Potsdam to Dortmund.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Potsdam to Dortmund?

The average frequency per day from Potsdam to Dortmund is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Potsdam, ZOB am Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Trains most often depart from Potsdam at Potsdam Hbf and arrive in Dortmund at Dortmund Hbf.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Potsdam to Dortmund?

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

  • You can travel to Dortmund from Potsdam by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $50 (€41) with Flixbus from Potsdam to Dortmund.
  • You can take a train from Potsdam to Dortmund with Deutsche Bahn with connection. Cheap tickets can be found for $45 (€37) with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Potsdam to Dortmund.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Potsdam to Dortmund?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Potsdam 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 Potsdam and Dortmund itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Dortmund and any of these top destinations today!
When should I buy a ticket from Potsdam to Dortmund online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Potsdam 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 route is costing $50 (€41) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $45 (€37) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Potsdam 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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