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Train Information from Brussels to Dortmund

distanceDistance142 miles (229 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 36 min
priceAverage train ticket price£29 (€32)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Brussels to Dortmund cover the 142 miles (229 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 36 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £29, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £23. Travellers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

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Deutsche Bahn between Brussels and Dortmund

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Brussels to Dortmund from £23 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Brussels to Dortmund train.

Deutsche Bahn from Brussels to Dortmund train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 29 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

These are Deutsche Bahn 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Brussels and Dortmund:

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

Deutsche Bahn Trains from Brussels to Dortmund

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Deutsche Bahn is Germany's leading train company, running 40,000 train journeys every day. Deutsche Bahn has a wide range of tickets, offers and discount cards such as the BahnCard. Check if you can use it on the Deutsche Bahn trains from Brussels to Dortmund. For more information on ticket cancellation, please visit our customer service centre.

Deutsche Bahn has different types of trains such as ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regional Rail) based on travel time and comfort. Toilets are available on all trains and some of them have an onboard restaurant or access to Wi-Fi.

At Omio, you can easily check the train schedule from Brussels to Dortmund and book cheap Deutsche Bahn tickets.


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Travel Tips

Trains from Brussels 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 Brussels to Dortmund.
FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Brussels, Belgium and Dortmund, Germany allowed?

Travel by train between Brussels, Belgium and Dortmund, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Dortmund from Brussels restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Brussels?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Dortmund, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Dortmund from Brussels closer to your date of departure here.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Brussels, Belgium from Dortmund, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Belgium is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Brussels from Dortmund?

Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Dortmund?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 17/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Brussels from Dortmund.

How much does a cheap train to Dortmund from Brussels cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Brussels to Dortmund for the next 7 days starting from £23  one way.
What is the average cost of a train from Brussels to Dortmund?
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Brussels to Dortmund train to cost on average £29  one way.
What is the distance by train from Brussels to Dortmund?
The train distance from Brussels to Dortmund is around 142 miles (229 km).
How long is the train to Dortmund from Brussels?
While the time it takes to travel 142 miles (229 km) from Brussels to Dortmund can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Brussels to Dortmund is on average 3 h 36 min.
When travelling by train from Brussels to Dortmund, which train station in Brussels do I depart from and which train station in Dortmund do I arrive in?

When taking the train from Brussels to Dortmund, you can choose to depart from train stations like Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. Your journey can end in train stations such as Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bruxelles-Midi   and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

Where is the train station in Brussels to go to Dortmund? Where is the train station in Dortmund located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 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.

Which train providers should I travel with from Brussels to Dortmund?
When taking a train from Brussels to Dortmund, you can count on Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Dortmund. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Dortmund from Brussels and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many train services per day are there between Brussels and Dortmund?
The average number of trains departing Brussels for Dortmund is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Brussels to Dortmund? When can I take the last train for the day?
You can take the first train from Brussels to Dortmund at 05: 24   or take the last train from Brussels to Dortmund leaving at 19: 25. Look for the latest Brussels Dortmund train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
How early should I buy train tickets from Brussels to Dortmund to score the best deals?
If you purchase Brussels to Dortmund train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £29. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Brussels and Dortmund. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Brussels
Dortmund
Bruxelles-Midi is the most popular Brussels railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Brussels for your journey to Dortmund.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 15 - 22: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: IC, Intercity Direct 9200, RER (S1, S2, S3, S6, S8, S10)
Metro lines: 1, 5