Dortmund to Amsterdam train

Cheap train tickets from Dortmund to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Cheapest

£22

Average

£38

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.

Cheapest
07:01Dortmund Hbf3h59 11:00Amsterdam Centraal
1 change
£221One-way
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05:49Dortmund Hbf3h16 09:05Amsterdam Centraal
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£221One-way
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05:49Dortmund Hbf3h25 09:14Amsterdam Centraal
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£221One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:12Dortmund Hbf3h53 13:05Amsterdam Centraal
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£241One-way
11:00Dortmund Hbf3h50 14:50Amsterdam Centraal
1 change
£271One-way

Train schedule Dortmund to Amsterdam

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05:49Dortmund Hbf3h16 09:05Amsterdam Centraal
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05:49Dortmund Hbf3h25 09:14Amsterdam Centraal
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06:33Dortmund Hbf2h56 09:29Amsterdam Centraal
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07:01Dortmund Hbf3h59 11:00Amsterdam Centraal
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08:33Dortmund Hbf2h56 11:29Amsterdam Centraal
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08:35Dortmund Hbf4h25 13:00Amsterdam Centraal
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09:12Dortmund Hbf3h53 13:05Amsterdam Centraal
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10:33Dortmund Hbf2h56 13:29Amsterdam Centraal
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11:00Dortmund Hbf3h50 14:50Amsterdam Centraal
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11:12Dortmund Hbf3h53 15:05Amsterdam Centraal
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12:33Dortmund Hbf2h56 15:29Amsterdam Centraal
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12:36Dortmund Hbf2h53 15:29Amsterdam Centraal
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13:12Dortmund Hbf3h53 17:05Amsterdam Centraal
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14:48Dortmund Hbf4h14 19:02Amsterdam Centraal
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15:12Dortmund Hbf3h53 19:05Amsterdam Centraal
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16:12Dortmund Hbf3h53 20:05Amsterdam Centraal
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17:33Dortmund Hbf2h56 20:29Amsterdam Centraal
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19:07Dortmund Hbf2h52 21:59Amsterdam Centraal
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19:12Dortmund Hbf4h09 23:21Amsterdam Centraal
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20:33Dortmund Hbf2h56 23:29Amsterdam Centraal
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21:12Dortmund Hbf5h05 02:17Amsterdam Centraal
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Fastest train times from Dortmund to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for 29 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 52 m

Average

3 h 34 m

Trains per day

21

Distance

201 km

It's difficult to get from Dortmund to Amsterdam without changing at least once.

Fastest
19:07Dortmund Hbf2h52 21:59Amsterdam Centraal
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£571One-way
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12:36Dortmund Hbf2h53 15:29Amsterdam Centraal
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£521One-way
20:33Dortmund Hbf2h56 23:29Amsterdam Centraal
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£451One-way
08:33Dortmund Hbf2h56 11:29Amsterdam Centraal
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£571One-way
10:33Dortmund Hbf2h56 13:29Amsterdam Centraal
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£551One-way

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Overview: Train from Dortmund to Amsterdam

distanceDistance124 miles (200 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£21 (€23)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or National Express

Trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam cover the 124 miles (200 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 34 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or National Express. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £21. Travellers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Train companies: National Express and Deutsche Bahn trains Dortmund to Amsterdam

Find the best trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam with Omio's travel partners National Express and Deutsche Bahn from £17. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn 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 for your train between Dortmund and Amsterdam. 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 toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

  • Average Price: £17

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance train provider operating over 550 trains per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates train services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express trains have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most trains come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your train between Dortmund and Amsterdam, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

Train information from Dortmund to Amsterdam with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 35 min
  • National Express frequency: 1 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.

Travel Tips: Trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam

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FAQs

Travel between Dortmund, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Netherlands from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Dortmund?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

When travelling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Dortmund and Amsterdam before travelling.

The restriction level for your return train to Dortmund, Germany from Amsterdam is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Dortmund from Amsterdam restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 27/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Dortmund from Amsterdam closer to your date of departure here.

You can find a cheap train from Dortmund to Amsterdam for some dates and times for as low as £17  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Dortmund to Amsterdam train price to come in at an average of £21  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Dortmund to Amsterdam via train to be approximately 124 miles (200 km).
While the time it takes to travel 124 miles (200 km) between Dortmund and Amsterdam can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Dortmund to Amsterdam is on average 3 h 34 min.

When departing from Dortmund, you have various train station options to start your route from including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. When arriving in Amsterdam, you can end your trip in train stations like Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Amstel.

Omio customers book a train from Dortmund Hbf   to Amsterdam Centraal   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Amsterdam Centraal and need to travel approximately 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the train station to the city centre in Amsterdam.

If you're looking for trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or National Express to get you to Amsterdam. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Dortmund to Amsterdam trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Dortmund for Amsterdam is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
If you prefer early morning trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam, the first train leaves at 05: 01. If you prefer late night trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam, the last train of the day leaves at 20: 12. Omio shows you the latest train from Dortmund to Amsterdam times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets to Amsterdam from Dortmund within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £21 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Dortmund to Amsterdam a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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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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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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