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Cheap train tickets from Dortmund to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for 13 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Dortmund to Amsterdam is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
10:534h29
Dortmund Hbf
15:22Amsterdam Centraal
£511One-way
3 changes
Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
08:534h29
Dortmund Hbf
13:22Amsterdam Centraal
£511One-way
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
12:362h53
Dortmund Hbf
15:29Amsterdam Centraal
£611One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
10:332h56
Dortmund Hbf
13:29Amsterdam Centraal
£731One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
08:362h53
Dortmund Hbf
11:29Amsterdam Centraal
£731One-way
1 change

Train timetableDortmund to Amsterdam

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 13 April
Deutsche Bahn
08:362h53
Dortmund Hbf
11:29Amsterdam Centraal
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
08:534h29
Dortmund Hbf
13:22Amsterdam Centraal
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
10:332h56
Dortmund Hbf
13:29Amsterdam Centraal
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
10:534h29
Dortmund Hbf
15:22Amsterdam Centraal
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
12:362h53
Dortmund Hbf
15:29Amsterdam Centraal
1 change

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Train times from Dortmund to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for 13 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 53 m

Average

3 h 32 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

201 km

To travel from Dortmund to Amsterdam you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
12:362h53
Dortmund Hbf
15:29Amsterdam Centraal
£611One-way
1 change
Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
08:362h53
Dortmund Hbf
11:29Amsterdam Centraal
£731One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
10:332h56
Dortmund Hbf
13:29Amsterdam Centraal
£731One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
10:534h29
Dortmund Hbf
15:22Amsterdam Centraal
£511One-way
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:534h29
Dortmund Hbf
13:22Amsterdam Centraal
£511One-way
3 changes

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Overview: Train from Dortmund to Amsterdam

distanceDistance124 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price£47 (€53)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or VIAS Rail GmbH

Trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam cover the 124 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 53 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or VIAS Rail GmbH. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £18, but the average price of train tickets is £47. Travellers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and VIAS Rail GmbH trains Dortmund to Amsterdam

Find the best trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn and VIAS Rail GmbH from £18. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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 Dortmund to Amsterdam train.

Deutsche Bahn from Dortmund to Amsterdam train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 44 min
  • Cheapest Price: £18
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 2 a day

Trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam

Forget about flying. Trains offer a convenient, comfortable, and quick way to make the trip from Dortmund to Amsterdam. The journey to Amsterdam from Dortmund takes between 2 hours and 43 minutes, and 4 hours and 50 minutes when one change is involved. And there are numerous daily options, with 6 services during the week, and 7-8 trains on weekends. So there should be departure times to suit anyone's schedule

Dortmund to Amsterdam train times: daily departures

Deutsche Bahn operates a daily service between Dortmund and Amsterdam, with no interruptions during the year. Expect a choice of 6 trains from Monday to Friday, and a couple of extra possibilities on Saturdays and Sundays. Trains run all day long, with the earliest leaving at about 6:45 a.m., and the last departure of the day just before 9:00 p.m.

How long is the journey by train from Dortmund to Amsterdam?

Travelers will need to include at least one stop in their itinerary when they catch the train from Dortmund to Amsterdam. Stops could be in Oberhausen or Duisburg, and they don't add too much to journey lengths. With durations of between 2 hours and 43 minutes and 4 hours and 50 minutes, services with a stop are usually competitive with flights. The fastest services with more than one change take over 5 hours, which is worth bearing in mind.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam?

Departure station: The train from Dortmund to Amsterdam will leave from Dortmund Hauptbahnhof, which is located on Königswall in the heart of the city. Cycling, walking, local buses, and taxis all provide good links to Dortmund's central neighborhoods. And the station is well supplied with amenities, including places to dine, shops, free WiFi, and bathrooms.

Arrival station: Trains from Dortmund will arrive at Amsterdam Centraal - the city's largest rail hub. Centraal is just north of the old town center, and arrivals can walk there in 10-15 minutes. Alternatively, buses, trams, and subway services are available for onward journeys. At Centraal, travelers can eat or drink, use left luggage, check their email, or freshen up before sightseeing.

Which train companies travel from Dortmund to Amsterdam?

Trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam are provided by Deutsche Bahn (DB), the largest rail operator in Germany. DB runs services from Dortmund Hauptbahnhof to Amsterdam Centraal, via a number of intermediate stops, which include Mönchengladbach, Duisburg and Oberhausen. Changes can add an hour onto journeys, but some take 5-10 minutes, resulting in the shortest journey times.

Dortmund to Amsterdam trains: services on board

DB offers a range of seat classes on its ICE (inter city) trains, which cover the second leg in journeys from Dortmund to Amsterdam. This includes extra legroom, quiet spaces, unlimited WiFi, and the option of having refreshments delivered to seats. All seat classes on ICE trains deliver free WiFi, though users may have to pay for extra data, and catering is provided via restaurant cars. Travelers can take as much hand luggage onto DB trains as they need, but can only take one larger item - as long as it fits in the luggage racks. Cyclists will need to reserve space for their bike, which can be done via the online booking system. Small pets can travel free, as long as they are in proper carriers, and dogs are welcome. However, larger dogs will need a ticket of their own. The rail operator also offers assistance for disabled travelers. To book this service, it's a good idea to contact DB's Mobility Service Center 24 hours before traveling.

How to find cheap train tickets from Dortmund to Amsterdam?

Finding affordable fares for trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam should always be possible, and some general money saving rules apply. First, book in advance when possible to save money. Purchasing a few days before traveling will almost always add to the cost. Secondly, look at slower services with longer stops (you can always explore locations like Duisburg while waiting). They may be cheaper than more direct services. And think about traveling at less popular times as they can be a very cheap time to book.

FAQs: Dortmund to Amsterdam train

FAQs: Travel by train from Dortmund to Amsterdam 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 Dortmund to Amsterdam.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Dortmund to Amsterdam can start from as little as £18 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Dortmund to Amsterdam is £47; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Dortmund to Amsterdam train travel time is 2 h 53 min   for the 124 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Dortmund to Amsterdam leaves at 07: 03. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Dortmund to Amsterdam leaves at 21: 03.
There are 2 trains a day from Dortmund to Amsterdam which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn or VIAS Rail GmbH. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Dortmund to Amsterdam train with Deutsche Bahn or VIAS Rail GmbH. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip between Dortmund and Amsterdam as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 03.

When departing from Dortmund, you have various train station options to start your route from including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund Signal-Iduna-Park station and Dortmund-Aplerbeck station. When arriving in Amsterdam, you can end your journey in train stations like Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Amstel.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Dortmund Hbf, which is located around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Amsterdam Centraal, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Dortmund to Amsterdam is July.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Dortmund and Amsterdam including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Dortmund and Amsterdam

Dortmund
Amsterdam
Dortmund Hbf is the most popular Dortmund 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 Dortmund for your journey to Amsterdam.
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+49 179 6088080
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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Dortmund-Hörde stationShoppingParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Dortmund-Scharnhorst stationParkingAccessibility
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Dortmund-Germania stationATMAccessibility
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Dortmund, Aplerbeck
Dortmund University stationParkingATMAccessibility
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Dortmund Tierpark stationATMAccessibility
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Dortmund-Dorstfeld stationParkingAccessibility
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Dortmund-Brackel stationParkingATMAccessibility
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Dortmund-Bövinghausen stationATMAccessibility
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Dortmund-Wickede West stationATMAccessibility
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