The cheapest trains from Berlin to Dortmund

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Cheapest

£35

Average

£58

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.

Cheapest
00:20Berlin Hbf6h33 06:53Dortmund Hbf
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£351One-way
07:00Berlin Hbf4h14 11:14Dortmund Hbf
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£471One-way
05:32Berlin Hbf3h43 09:15Dortmund Hbf
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£471One-way
06:34Berlin Hbf4h31 11:05Dortmund Hbf
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£471One-way
04:29Berlin Hbf3h51 08:20Dortmund Hbf
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£471One-way

Timetable Berlin to Dortmund

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, 23 Sep
00:20Berlin Hbf6h33 06:53Dortmund Hbf
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04:29Berlin Hbf3h51 08:20Dortmund Hbf
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04:30Berlin Hbf3h50 08:20Dortmund Hbf
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05:32Berlin Hbf3h43 09:15Dortmund Hbf
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06:34Berlin Hbf4h31 11:05Dortmund Hbf
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06:46Berlin Hbf3h28 10:14Dortmund Hbf
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07:00Berlin Hbf4h14 11:14Dortmund Hbf
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07:03Berlin Hbf5h31 12:34Dortmund Hbf
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07:46Berlin Hbf3h29 11:15Dortmund Hbf
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08:34Berlin Hbf4h31 13:05Dortmund Hbf
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08:46Berlin Hbf3h28 12:14Dortmund Hbf
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09:03Berlin Hbf5h30 14:33Dortmund Hbf
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09:46Berlin Hbf3h29 13:15Dortmund Hbf
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10:34Berlin Hbf4h31 15:05Dortmund Hbf
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10:46Berlin Hbf3h28 14:14Dortmund Hbf
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11:02Berlin Hbf5h31 16:33Dortmund Hbf
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11:46Berlin Hbf3h29 15:15Dortmund Hbf
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12:34Berlin Hbf4h31 17:05Dortmund Hbf
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12:46Berlin Hbf3h30 16:16Dortmund Hbf
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13:06Berlin Hbf4h15 17:21Dortmund Hbf
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13:46Berlin Hbf3h28 17:14Dortmund Hbf
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14:34Berlin Hbf4h31 19:05Dortmund Hbf
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14:46Berlin Hbf3h27 18:13Dortmund Hbf
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15:46Berlin Hbf3h27 19:13Dortmund Hbf
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16:34Berlin Hbf4h29 21:03Dortmund Hbf
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16:47Berlin Hbf3h26 20:13Dortmund Hbf
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17:46Berlin Hbf3h27 21:13Dortmund Hbf
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18:34Berlin Hbf4h31 23:05Dortmund Hbf
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18:46Berlin Hbf3h27 22:13Dortmund Hbf
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19:46Berlin Hbf3h32 23:18Dortmund Hbf
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20:02Berlin Hbf5h41 01:43Dortmund Hbf
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Wed
22 Sep
£35Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
23 Sep
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£13Flixbus
Fri
24 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus
Sat
25 Sep
£13FlixTrain
£18Flixbus
Sun
26 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
Mon
27 Sep
£13FlixTrain
£13Flixbus
Tue
28 Sep
£9FlixTrain
£13Flixbus
Wed
29 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
Thu
30 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
Fri
1 Oct
£27Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
Sat
2 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
Sun
3 Oct
£21Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
Mon
4 Oct
£9FlixTrain
£13Flixbus
Tue
5 Oct
£9FlixTrain
£9Flixbus
Thu
7 Oct
£9FlixTrain
£13Flixbus
Fri
8 Oct
£21Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
Sat
9 Oct
£13FlixTrain
£13Flixbus
Sun
10 Oct
£27Deutsche Bahn
£9Flixbus
Mon
11 Oct
£9FlixTrain
£13Flixbus
Tue
12 Oct
£9FlixTrain
£13Flixbus

The fastest trains from Berlin to Dortmund

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Fastest Journey

3 h 26 m

Average

4 h 9 m

Trains per day

31

Distance

422 km

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.

Fastest
16:47Berlin Hbf3h26 20:13Dortmund Hbf
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£681One-way
2nd Fastest
17:46Berlin Hbf3h27 21:13Dortmund Hbf
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£681One-way
2nd Fastest
14:46Berlin Hbf3h27 18:13Dortmund Hbf
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£681One-way
2nd Fastest
18:46Berlin Hbf3h27 22:13Dortmund Hbf
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£571One-way
2nd Fastest
15:46Berlin Hbf3h27 19:13Dortmund Hbf
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£571One-way

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Train Information to Dortmund from Berlin

distanceDistance261 miles (421 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price£19 (€21)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche 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.

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Deutsche Bahn trains from Berlin to Dortmund

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.

Deutsche Bahn

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:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Berlin to Dortmund
Travel by train to Dortmund easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Berlin to Dortmund.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets between Berlin and Dortmund cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Berlin and Dortmund to cost as little as £9  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Berlin to Dortmund on average?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Berlin to Dortmund is £19  one way.
What is the distance between Berlin and Dortmund by train?
The train distance from Berlin to Dortmund is around 261 miles (421 km).
How long is the train to Dortmund from Berlin?
The train time to Dortmund from Berlin is on average 3 h 44 min  for the 261 miles (421 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Berlin to Dortmund by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Berlin to Dortmund do I depart from? Which Dortmund train station from Berlin do I arrive in?

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.

Where is the departure train station in Berlin located? Where is the arrival train station in Dortmund located?

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.

What train companies offer a service between Berlin and Dortmund?
If you're looking for trains from Berlin to Dortmund, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Dortmund. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Berlin to Dortmund trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any Berlin to Dortmund direct trains?
Yes, there are 16 direct trains per day to Dortmund from Berlin, and you can find a direct train for this trip with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
How many train services are there between Berlin and Dortmund a day?
The average number of trains departing Berlin for Dortmund is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Berlin to Dortmund?
The first Berlin to Dortmund train departs at 06: 17   and the last train from Berlin to Dortmund leaves at 18: 34. Check out the most up-to-date Berlin to Dortmund train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets from Berlin to Dortmund for the best deals?
You can find a train between Berlin and Dortmund to cost on average £19 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Berlin to Dortmund train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Dortmund
Berlin Ostbahnhof
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