The shortest distance (air line) between Essen and Dortmund is 19.67 mi (31.66 km).Driving route: -- ( - )
The shortest route between Essen and Dortmund is according to the route planner. The driving time is approx. . Half of the trip is reached in .Bearing: 78.89° (E)
The initial bearing on the course from Essen to Dortmund is 78.89° and the compass direction is E.Midpoint: 51.48528,7.23903
The geographic midpoint between Essen and Dortmund is in 9.84 mi (15.83 km) distance between both points in a bearing of 78.89°. It is located in Germany, North Rhine-Westphalia, Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg, Bochum, Bochum-Mitte, Innenstadt, Grumme, Stahlwerke (Deutschland, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg, Bochum, Bochum-Mitte, Innenstadt, Grumme, Stahlwerke).Time difference: 0h
Essen and Dortmund are both in the same time zone Europe/Berlin.
To calculate the distance between Essen and Dortmund, the place names are converted into coordinates (latitude and longitude). The respective geographic centre is used for cities, regions and countries. To calculate the distance the Haversine formula is applied.
Dortmund is just as far away from Essen as Essen from Dusseldorf (31 km).
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