If you prefer to travel on your own with public transport:
The closest airport is our airport directly in Dortmund.
If you want to travel to and from Dortmund Airport using public transport, you can take the AirportExpress which connects directly with Dortmund Central Station. If you choose to take the AirportShuttle, this takes you directly to Holzwickede station. You can travel to both stations on the Deutsche Bahn’s local and intercity trains.
If you are planning to purchase your ticket online, please refer to the Deutsche Bahn website. This only pertains to public transport and excludes shuttle tickets which can be purchased on the bus.
You can find more information about travelling to and from Dortmund airport using public transport at:
Dusseldorf Airport is the major airport in the region. It serves many airlines and therefore offers more flights to different destinations.
Countless passengers from across the region use Düsseldorf Airport as the starting point for their journey. With its excellent transport connections, the airport is easy to reach for many people – by public transport as well.
Use bus and train for convenient access to and from the Airport and get quickly and easily into central Düsseldorf, the exhibition center or another city. Whether you arrive at the Airport via the airport rail station using the SkyTrain, one of the many bus stops at the Airport or from the city center, all areas of the airport are easy to reach with public transport.
With Deutsche Bahn’s timetable information, you can find your departure time and connections on this page and book your ticket now for main-line trains.
With two airport train stations, Düsseldorf Airport offers a convenient alternative to arriving by car.
Over 350 trains from S-Bahns (urban trains) to ICEs (intercity express trains), stop at Düsseldorf Airport train station everyday, which is located on the east side of the airport grounds. The SkyTrain, a fully automatic cabin railway, will take you straight into the terminal from the station building.
From Dusseldorf airport there are nonstop trains to Dortmund. The train takes about 50 minutes.