The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Berlin to Dortmund will cost around £ 58 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 35.
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3 h 26 m
4 h 9 m
Trains per day
Of the 31 trains that leave Berlin for Dortmund every day 18 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 422 km distance in an average of 4 h 9 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 26 m .
The slowest trains will take 6 h 33 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||261 miles (421 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 44 min|
|Average train ticket price||£19 (€21)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Berlin to Dortmund cover the 261 miles (421 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 44 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £19, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £9. Travellers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.
Travel from Berlin to Dortmund from £9 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.
Find your perfect journey between Berlin and Dortmund with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train timetables from Berlin to Dortmund and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance from Berlin to Dortmund by DB is 261 miles (421 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket between Berlin and Dortmund is £16.
DB is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.
DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while WCs are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets between Berlin and Dortmund due to the coronavirus:
When departing from Berlin, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. When arriving in Dortmund, you can end your journey in train stations like Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde.
Omio customers book a train from Berlin Hbf to Dortmund Hbf most frequently for this route.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Berlin Hbf and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Dortmund Hbf and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Dortmund.
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