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The cities of the Ruhr region can easily be reached by train and overland bus from many destinations in Europe. The airports in Dortmund, Düsseldorf and Cologne are nearby and offer many international connections at cheap rates.


Getting here by train from:

Dortmund Airport
in 30 min. to Dortmund (city centre)
There is an Airport Express bus service to Dortmund Central Station (6 €, VRR-tickets are not valid).
For a schedule please see: www.dortmund-airport.de

Düsseldorf International Airport
in 10 min. to Duisburg
in 32 min. to PACT Zollverein
in 50 min. to Dortmund
There are regional train connections to and from Düsseldorf Airport with RE 1, RE 6, RE 11.

Cologne Bonn Airport
in 1 3/4 h to Dortmund

Frankfurt am Main Airport
in 2 1/4 h to Dortmund

Amsterdam Centraal
in 2 h to Duisburg

Berlin (main station)
in 3 1/2 h to Dortmund

Paris Nord
in 5 h to Dortmund

German Railway Provider:

Deutsche Bahn AG