How to get from Dortmund to Edinburgh

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Travel Information to Edinburgh from Dortmund

distanceDistance531 miles (856 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 531 miles (856 km) between Dortmund and Edinburgh. Travellers can even take a direct from Dortmund to Edinburgh.

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FAQs

Travel between Dortmund, Germany and Edinburgh, United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Can travellers from Germany enter United Kingdom?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Edinburgh from Dortmund?

Conditions of entry into United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information was last checked on 01/07/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Edinburgh from Dortmund.

The restriction level for your return to Dortmund, Germany from United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Dortmund from Edinburgh restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Dortmund, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany 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 Germany was last checked on 01/07/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Dortmund from Edinburgh closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to travel to Edinburgh from Dortmund including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Ferry services offer the cheapest way to get from Dortmund to Edinburgh. Tickets for a ferry cost on average £1.

This is compared to other travel options to Edinburgh:

A ferry journey is usually £1 less than a journey to Edinburgh by coach, which costs on average £1 for the same trip.

A ferry is £1 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Dortmund to Edinburgh costing on average £1.

A ferry is £1 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Dortmund to Edinburgh costing on average £1.

The fastest way to get to Edinburgh from Dortmund is by travel with an average travel time of min.

There are alternative travel options to Edinburgh that can usually take longer:

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In comparison, going by flight can take 7 h 37 min   on average.

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In comparison, going by train can take 15 h 41 min   on average.

Edinburgh is approximately 531 miles (856 km) away from Dortmund.

The average frequency per day from Dortmund to Edinburgh is:

  • 15 flights per day.
  • Around 4 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Dortmund to Edinburgh:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf and tend to arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.
  • Flights mostly leave from Dortmund Airport and tend to arrive in Edinburgh Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Dortmund Hbf and tend to arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Dortmund to Edinburgh often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Manchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Dortmund and Edinburgh itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Edinburgh and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £1 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost £1 one way on average.
  • Ferry tickets cost on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £1 one way on average.

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

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