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from Amsterdam to Dortmund

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

Our recommendation

To get from Amsterdam to Dortmund on 25 Jul we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:54Amsterdam Centraal3h52 12:46Dortmund Hbf
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£231One-way
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08:54Amsterdam Centraal3h52 12:46Dortmund Hbf
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£231One-way
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14:54Amsterdam Centraal3h52 18:46Dortmund Hbf
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£231One-way
10:54Amsterdam Centraal3h52 14:46Dortmund Hbf
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£271One-way
08:08Amsterdam Centraal2h44 10:52Dortmund Hbf
1 changes
£431One-way

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Sat
24 Jul
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Sun
25 Jul
£25Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
26 Jul
£17Deutsche Bahn
£34Union Ivkoni International
Tue
27 Jul
£17Deutsche Bahn
£16Flixbus
Wed
28 Jul
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
29 Jul
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
30 Jul
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Sat
31 Jul
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Sun
1 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
2 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
£34Union Ivkoni International
Tue
3 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
£16Flixbus
Wed
4 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
£16Flixbus
Thu
5 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
6 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
Sat
7 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Sun
8 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
9 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
£15Flixbus
Tue
10 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
£16Flixbus
Wed
11 Aug
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
12 Aug
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Fri
13 Aug
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Travel Information between Amsterdam and Dortmund

distanceDistance124 miles (200 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£17 - £120
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £17 • 2 h 43 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £120 • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM, Union Ivkoni International or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 124 miles (200 km) from Amsterdam to Dortmund. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are KLM, Union Ivkoni International or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from Amsterdam to Dortmund.

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FAQs
Does Germany have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling to Dortmund from Amsterdam?

International travel from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Dortmund, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Netherlands?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Dortmund if travelling from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What measures do I need to follow in Dortmund, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 23/07/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Amsterdam and Dortmund.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Dortmund, Germany?

The restriction level for your return to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Germany is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Amsterdam from Dortmund restricted?

Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Amsterdam from Dortmund?

Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:

  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Health declaration required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 18/07/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Amsterdam from Dortmund closer to your date of departure here.

How do you get from Amsterdam to Dortmund?

There are 3 ways to travel to Dortmund from Amsterdam including taking a flight, coach or train.

How many miles from Amsterdam to Dortmund would I travel?

The Amsterdam to Dortmund distance is approximately 124 miles (200 km).

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Amsterdam to Dortmund:

  • Most travellers catch their flight from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and arrive in Dortmund Airport.
  • Most travellers take a coach from Amsterdam, Sloterdijk to Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf.
  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Amsterdam to Dortmund depart from Amsterdam Centraal to Dortmund Hbf.
Which travel operators can get me from Amsterdam to Dortmund?

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

  • KLM can take you to Dortmund by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for KLM from Amsterdam to Dortmund for £120.
  • Travel with Union Ivkoni International to go to Dortmund by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Union Ivkoni International Amsterdam to Dortmund tickets on Omio for £35.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Dortmund by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Amsterdam to Dortmund tickets on Omio for £17.
Is there a way to travel directly from Amsterdam to Dortmund?

Yes, there are direct routes from Amsterdam to Dortmund with the following travel companies:

  • You can find a direct train to Dortmund with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Dortmund tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this route.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Amsterdam to Dortmund?
Looking to extend your trip from Amsterdam to Dortmund? Many Omio customers who go from Amsterdam to Dortmund usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris or Munich. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Paris or Munich from Dortmund, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I purchase my Amsterdam to Dortmund ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing £120 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets are costing £35 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £17 one way.

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

What is the cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to Dortmund?

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Dortmund. Tickets for a train cost on average £17.

This is compared to other travel options to Dortmund:

A train is about £103 less than a flight, which costs on average £120 for this route.

A train journey is usually £18 less than a journey to Dortmund by coach, which costs on average £35 for the same trip.

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

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

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 4 h 45 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 2 h 43 min   of travel time.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Amsterdam
Dortmund
Amsterdam City Centre
Amenities
Amsterdam Centraal
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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 51, 52, 53, 54<br>Bus lines 18, 21, 22, 32, 33, 34, 35, 42, 43<br>Tram lines 1, 2, 4, 5, 9, 13, 16, 17, 24, 26
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.
Amsterdam Sloterdijk
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