How to travel from Potsdam to Dortmund

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Travel Information between Potsdam and Dortmund

distanceDistance245 miles (395 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$68 - $420
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $68 (€60) • 12 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $420 (€372) • 3 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 245 miles (395 km) to Dortmund from Potsdam. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $68 (€60). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Potsdam to Dortmund.

Travel Tips: Travel from Potsdam 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 Potsdam to Dortmund.

There are 3 ways to get from Potsdam to Dortmund: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Potsdam and Dortmund is by taking a bus with an average price of $68 (€60).

This is compared to other travel options to Dortmund:

Taking a bus is usually $352 (€312) less than taking a flight to Dortmund, which costs on average $420 (€372) for the same trip.

A bus is $10 (€9) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Potsdam to Dortmund costing on average $78 (€69).

The quickest way to travel to Dortmund from Potsdam is by flight, which takes on average 3 h 50 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 12 h 20 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 33 min   of travel time.

You should expect to travel around 245 miles (395 km) between Potsdam and Dortmund.

The average frequency per day from Potsdam to Dortmund is:

  • Around 1 bus per day.
  • Around 6 trains per day.

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

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

  • Buses most often depart from Potsdam at Potsdam, ZOB am Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Dortmund at Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf.
  • Trains mostly depart from Potsdam Hbf and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Dortmund. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Potsdam to Dortmund tickets on Omio for $68 (€60).
  • Travel with Eurowings for flights to Dortmund. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Eurowings Potsdam to Dortmund tickets on Omio for $420 (€372).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Dortmund by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Potsdam to Dortmund for $78 (€69) on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from Potsdam to Dortmund don't make Dortmund their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Dortmund are Berlin, Paris or Amsterdam, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Dortmund to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $68 (€60) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $420 (€372) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $78 (€69) one way on average.

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

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