You can get from Rotterdam to Dortmund by train, bus or flight.
To get from Rotterdam to Dortmund on Oct 17 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||130 miles (210 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$22 - $23|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $22 (€18) • 3 h 30 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $23 (€19) • 3 h 1 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 130 miles (210 km) by bus or train between Rotterdam and Dortmund. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 1 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $22 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Rotterdam to Dortmund.
International travel from Rotterdam, Netherlands to Dortmund, Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 10/15/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip between Rotterdam and Dortmund.
The restriction level for your return to Rotterdam, Netherlands from Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:
You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 10/13/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Rotterdam from Dortmund closer to your date of departure here.
There are 2 ways to get from Rotterdam to Dortmund: bus or train.
The cheapest way to travel between Rotterdam and Dortmund is by taking a bus with an average price of $22 (€18).
This is compared to other travel options to Dortmund:
Taking a bus is about $1 (€1) less than taking a train, which costs on average $23 (€19) for this trip.
The fastest way from Rotterdam to Dortmund is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 1 min.
There are alternative travel options to Dortmund that can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 3 h 30 min of travel time.
The Rotterdam to Dortmund distance is around 130 miles (210 km).
The average frequency per day from Rotterdam to Dortmund is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Rotterdam and 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 Rotterdam to Dortmund:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Rotterdam to Dortmund, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Rotterdam to Dortmund with the following travel companies:
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 Rotterdam and Dortmund.
When planning your trip from Rotterdam to Dortmund, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Rotterdam to Dortmund online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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