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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 28 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:38Amsterdam Centraal2h43 21:21Dortmund Hbf
1 changes
£351One-way
Cheapest
22:07Amsterdam Centraal8h27 06:34Dortmund Hbf
5 changes
£171One-way
Other options
16:38Amsterdam Centraal2h48 19:26Dortmund Hbf
1 changes
£351One-way
06:38Amsterdam Centraal2h48 09:26Dortmund Hbf
1 changes
£351One-way
08:08Amsterdam Centraal2h45 10:53Dortmund Hbf
1 changes
£421One-way

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Wed
27 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
28 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£16Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£22Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
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£14Flixbus
Mon
1 Nov
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£18Union Ivkoni International
Tue
2 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
Wed
3 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£18Union Ivkoni International
Thu
4 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
Fri
5 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
Sat
6 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
Sun
7 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£16Flixbus
Mon
8 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£16Flixbus
Tue
9 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£15Flixbus
Wed
10 Nov
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£18Union Ivkoni International
Thu
11 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
Fri
12 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus
Sat
13 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£11Flixbus
Sun
14 Nov
Find prices
£16Flixbus
Mon
15 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£15Flixbus
Tue
16 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£14Flixbus

Travel Information to Dortmund from Amsterdam

distanceDistance124 miles (200 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£11 - £22
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £11 • 3 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £22 • 2 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach or train to travel 124 miles (200 km) to Dortmund from Amsterdam. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £11. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Amsterdam to Dortmund.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Germany due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling between Amsterdam and Dortmund?

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

Is international entry into Dortmund from Amsterdam restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Dortmund, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 27/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Amsterdam to Dortmund closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Dortmund, Germany?

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

Is my journey back to Amsterdam from Dortmund restricted?

Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is partially 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:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

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 27/10/2021. 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 I travel between Amsterdam and Dortmund?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Dortmund from Amsterdam. You can take a coach or train.

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

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Amsterdam to Dortmund, which costs on average £11.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Dortmund:

A coach is generally £11 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £22 from Amsterdam to Dortmund.

What is the fastest way to Dortmund from Amsterdam?

The quickest way to travel between Amsterdam and Dortmund is by train, which takes on average 2 h 45 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Dortmund by coach can take on average 3 h 35 min.

How far is it from Amsterdam to Dortmund?

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

How many services a day are there from Amsterdam to Dortmund?

The average frequency per day from Amsterdam to Dortmund is:

  • Around 7 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Amsterdam to Dortmund?

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Amsterdam, Sloterdijk and arrive in Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travellers who buy a train ticket from Amsterdam to Dortmund depart from Amsterdam Centraal to Dortmund Hbf.
Which travel companies can take me from Amsterdam to Dortmund?

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

  • You can travel between Amsterdam and Dortmund by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £11 with Flixbus from Amsterdam to Dortmund.
  • You can travel between Amsterdam and Dortmund by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £22 with Deutsche Bahn from Amsterdam to Dortmund.
Where else should I travel to after my journey between Amsterdam and Dortmund ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Amsterdam to Dortmund often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Amsterdam and Dortmund itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Dortmund and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book tickets between Amsterdam and Dortmund online for the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £11 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £22 one way on average.

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.