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Journey details

Best price 14 $
Journey duration 3 h 37 min
Connections per day 38
First departure: 01:10
Last departure: 23:59
Distance 178km

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How much are the cheapest bus tickets from Frankfurt to Dortmund?

Don't wait too long to book your ticket: by booking in advance you can get bus tickets from Frankfurt to Dortmund for only 11,71 $. However, if you don't know the dates of your journey yet, you can find tickets for 19,76 $ on average.

How are the departure stations in Frankfurt and Dortmund called?

Buses from Frankfurt leave from Frankfurt Main Central Train Station (Southside), Frankfurt Main Central Train Station (Main Exit), Frankfurt Main Airport P36, Frankfurt Airport or Frankfurt Central Station, reaching Dortmund at Dortmund Central Bus Station, Dortmund Steinstrasse or Dortmund.


If you are looking for different alternatives to travel from Frankfurt to Dortmund, trains and carpooling solutions could be a good deal seen the relatively short distance.

How many bus connections are there from Frankfurt to Dortmund every day?

5 connections are available every day to travel from Frankfurt to Dortmund by bus. Please know that all these routes are direct lines. There is no connection between these two cities with a change. Consequently, you will never have to change buses.

What time do the busses to Dortmund leave?

To get to Dortmund from Frankfurt by bus, it will take you around 16 hours and 27 minutes, or even 6 hours if you choose the fastest solutions. The first bus leaves Frankfurt at 07:06, while the last one is at 18:10.

Which bus companies serve the route Frankfurt - Dortmund?

You can travel by bus from Frankfurt to Dortmund with Karat-S, Eurolines SA and FlixBus.

Flixbus is undoubtedly one of the youngest and most famous bus companies in whole Europe. With more than 40 millions passengers only in 2017, Flixbus offers national and international bus connections, also with night buses.

Eurolines is one of the leader bus companies in Europe, with more than 350 connections in 23 countries. Among its services you can also find long-distance night buses.

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