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Journey details

Best price 4.47£
Journey duration 2 h 7 min
Connections per day 20
First departure: 05:15
Last departure: 22:10
Distance 74km

On virail the best offers for buses from Cologne to Dortmund

Virail compares for you more than 200 providers to find the solution that better suits your needs. You can filter the results according to your budget to find the best solution for you journey from Cologne to Dortmund.

How much are the bus tickets from Cologne to Dortmund?

On average, you can find bus tickets from Cologne to Dortmund for 7,49 €. However, if you already know the date of your journey, don't waste time and book as soon as possible low-cost tickets from 4,99 €.

Which stations are served by buses from Cologne to Dortmund?

Buses from Cologne to Dortmund leave from Cologne South, Airport or Cologne North, Leverkusen and arrive at Dortmund.

Buses from Cologne to Dortmund


Since the journey from Cologne to Dortmund is not so long, the bus is a good solution, but if you are looking for more offers or departure times, you can also have a look at trains and carpooling solutions.

Since the journey from Cologne to Dortmund is not so long, the bus is a good solution, but if you are looking for more offers or departure times, you can also have a look at trains and carpooling solutions.

What time are the buses to Dortmund?

The first bus to Dortmund leaves at 07:05, while the last one is scheduled at 20:05. The journey takes on average 2 hours and 4 minutes, but the fastest connections take only 1 hour and 15 minutes.

By bus from Cologne to Dortmund: which companies offer the service?

There are many companies cooperating with virail, among which also FlixBus with buses to Dortmund.

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.

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