Travel options
from Munich to Dortmund

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

Our recommendation

To get from Munich to Dortmund on 24 Sep we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:27Munich Hbf5h54 00:21Dortmund Hbf
2 changes
£711One-way
Cheapest
21:51Munich Hbf9h31 07:22Dortmund Hbf
1 changes
£541One-way
Other options
04:44Munich Hbf6h00 10:44Dortmund Hbf
1 changes
£711One-way
04:11Munich Hbf6h11 10:22Dortmund Hbf
3 changes
£711One-way
03:24Munich Hbf6h16 09:40Dortmund Hbf
1 changes
£711One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Fri
24 Sep
£49FlixTrain
£21Flixbus
£183Eurowings
Sat
25 Sep
£27Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
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Sun
26 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£21Flixbus
£67Eurowings
Mon
27 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£27Flixbus
£183Eurowings
Tue
28 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£21Flixbus
£94Eurowings
Wed
29 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
£49Eurowings
Thu
30 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
£94Eurowings
Fri
1 Oct
£21Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
£67Eurowings
Sat
2 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£21Flixbus
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Sun
3 Oct
£32Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
£49Eurowings
Mon
4 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£27Flixbus
£94Eurowings
Tue
5 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£21Flixbus
£67Eurowings
Wed
6 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
£49Eurowings
Thu
7 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
£49Eurowings
Fri
8 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£21Flixbus
£49Eurowings
Sat
9 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
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Tue
12 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£21Flixbus
£67Eurowings
Wed
13 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
£49Eurowings

Travel Information to Dortmund from Munich

distanceDistance296 miles (477 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £94
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £16 • 5 h 58 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £94 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 296 miles (477 km) to Dortmund from Munich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Munich to Dortmund.

Travel Tips

Travel from Munich to Dortmund
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 Munich to Dortmund.
FAQs
How do I go from Munich to Dortmund?

There are 3 ways to get from Munich to Dortmund: coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Munich to Dortmund?

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Munich to Dortmund. Tickets for a train cost on average £16.

This is compared to other travel options to Dortmund:

A train is £2 less than a coach for this route with tickets for a coach from Munich to Dortmund costing on average £18.

A train is about £78 less than a flight, which costs on average £94 for this trip.

What is the quickest way from Munich to Dortmund?

The fastest way from Munich to Dortmund is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options from Munich to Dortmund can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Dortmund by coach can take on average 9 h 5 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 5 h 58 min   on average.

How far is it from Munich to Dortmund?

The Munich to Dortmund distance is approximately 296 miles (477 km).

How many services a day are there between Munich and Dortmund?

The average frequency per day from Munich to Dortmund is:

  • Around 10 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Most travellers take a coach from München, ZOB to Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travellers catch their flight from Munich Airport and arrive in Dortmund Airport.
  • Most travellers catch their train from München Hbf and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.
Who can get me from Munich to Dortmund?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Dortmund. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Munich to Dortmund tickets on Omio for £18.
  • Eurowings can take you to Dortmund by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Eurowings from Munich to Dortmund for £94.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Dortmund by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Munich to Dortmund tickets on Omio for £16.
What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Munich to Dortmund?
Looking to extend your trip from Munich to Dortmund? Many Omio customers who go from Munich to Dortmund usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris or Amsterdam. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Paris or Amsterdam from Dortmund, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy tickets to Dortmund from Munich online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Munich to Dortmund, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is on average £18 one way.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is on average £94 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £16 one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Munich to Dortmund tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Munich
Dortmund
München ZOB Hackerbrücke
Amenities
München Hbf
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

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 U1, U2, U4, U5, U7, U8<br>Bus lines 58<br>Tram lines 16, 17, 20, 21, 22
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.
München Ost
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