Dortmund to Berlin train

Cheap train tickets from Dortmund to Berlin

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Cheapest

£61

Average

£86

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.

06:55Dortmund Hbf4h21 11:16Berlin Gesundbrunnen
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£611One-way
06:43Dortmund Hbf3h31 10:14Berlin Hbf
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£671One-way
20:48Dortmund Hbf3h25 00:13Berlin Hbf
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£671One-way
07:48Dortmund Hbf3h22 11:10Berlin Hbf
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£671One-way
08:48Dortmund Hbf3h26 12:14Berlin Hbf
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£671One-way

Train schedule Dortmund to Berlin

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 22 May
00:33Dortmund Hbf5h03 05:36Berlin Hbf
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03:32Dortmund Hbf5h50 09:22Berlin Hbf
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03:32Dortmund Hbf5h50 09:22Berlin Hbf
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04:34Dortmund Hbf5h38 10:12Berlin Hbf
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06:43Dortmund Hbf3h31 10:14Berlin Hbf
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06:55Dortmund Hbf4h21 11:16Berlin Gesundbrunnen
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07:48Dortmund Hbf3h22 11:10Berlin Hbf
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08:48Dortmund Hbf3h26 12:14Berlin Hbf
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08:55Dortmund Hbf4h21 13:16Berlin Gesundbrunnen
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09:48Dortmund Hbf3h22 13:10Berlin Hbf
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10:48Dortmund Hbf3h26 14:14Berlin Hbf
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10:55Dortmund Hbf4h21 15:16Berlin Gesundbrunnen
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11:10Dortmund Hbf3h42 14:52Berlin Hbf
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11:48Dortmund Hbf3h22 15:10Berlin Hbf
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12:48Dortmund Hbf3h26 16:14Berlin Hbf
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12:55Dortmund Hbf4h26 17:21Berlin Gesundbrunnen
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13:48Dortmund Hbf3h22 17:10Berlin Hbf
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14:10Dortmund Hbf3h46 17:56Berlin Hbf
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14:48Dortmund Hbf3h22 18:10Berlin Hbf
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14:55Dortmund Hbf4h24 19:19Berlin Gesundbrunnen
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15:09Dortmund Hbf3h46 18:55Berlin Hbf
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15:48Dortmund Hbf3h22 19:10Berlin Hbf
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16:48Dortmund Hbf3h26 20:14Berlin Hbf
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16:55Dortmund Hbf4h21 21:16Berlin Gesundbrunnen
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17:12Dortmund Hbf3h44 20:56Berlin Hbf
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17:48Dortmund Hbf3h23 21:11Berlin Hbf
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18:28Dortmund Hbf5h22 23:50Berlin Hbf
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18:48Dortmund Hbf3h38 22:26Berlin Hbf
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18:55Dortmund Hbf4h21 23:16Berlin Gesundbrunnen
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19:48Dortmund Hbf3h22 23:10Berlin Hbf
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20:48Dortmund Hbf3h25 00:13Berlin Hbf
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21:17Dortmund Hbf3h57 01:14Berlin Hbf
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Fastest train times from Dortmund to Berlin

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 22 m

Average

4 h

Trains per day

32

Distance

422 km

Of the 32 trains that leave Dortmund for Berlin every day 20 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
15:48Dortmund Hbf3h22 19:10Berlin Hbf
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£851One-way
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11:48Dortmund Hbf3h22 15:10Berlin Hbf
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£1111One-way
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14:48Dortmund Hbf3h22 18:10Berlin Hbf
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£981One-way
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07:48Dortmund Hbf3h22 11:10Berlin Hbf
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£671One-way
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09:48Dortmund Hbf3h22 13:10Berlin Hbf
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£1241One-way

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Overview: Train from Dortmund to Berlin

distanceDistance261 miles (421 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£34 (€38)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Dortmund to Berlin cover the 261 miles (421 km) long route taking on average 3 h 22 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £27, but the average price of train tickets is £34. Travellers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Berlin Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn trains Dortmund to Berlin

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you to Berlin from Dortmund from £27. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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 Dortmund to Berlin train.

  • Average Price: £31

Trains From Dortmund to Berlin: Journey Details

Travellers wishing to catch a train between the German cities of Dortmund and Berlin can make the journey in about 3 hours 20 minutes. Trains leave regularly from Dortmund Hauptbahnhof starting as early as 3:00 a.m. and continuing throughout the day until midnight. Journey times for trains from Dortmund to Berlin can vary depending upon the departure time. The majority of trains travel direct to Berlin, taking about 3.5 hours to reach their destination, but some trains involve a change en route and can take over 5 hours to reach Berlin.

Taking the Train from Dortmund

To reach Berlin from Dortmund, passengers must begin their journey at Dortmund Hauptbahnhof, the city’s main railway station. The station is situated on Königswall, just to the north-west of the main city centre. It is possible to reach the station by walking from the city on foot, but the station is also connected by subway and bus services. The Dortmund Stadtbahn, or light railway, runs directly from the city centre to the railway station on line U41. An efficient network of buses also runs to the station, as the bus station is located right next to the railway station.

Getting into Berlin by Train

Germany’s capital city is packed with historic sites and landmarks that date right back to the 13th Century. Amongst Berlin’s most famous monuments are the remnants of the Berlin Wall, the Brandenburg Gate and the Reichstag building. Travellers can reach Berlin by taking trains to Berlin Central Station, which is at Europlatz 1 on the west side of the city centre. The station is connected to the city centre by the U-Bahn line U55 and the S-Bahn. There are also several trams M5, M8 and M10 that run from the Europlatz at the front of the station.

Travel Tips: Trains from Dortmund to Berlin

Travel by train to Berlin 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 Berlin.
FAQs
You can find a cheap train from Dortmund to Berlin for some dates and times for as low as £27  one way in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Dortmund to Berlin train to cost on average £34  one way.
The Dortmund to Berlin train distance is approximately 261 miles (421 km).
The Dortmund to Berlin train duration is on average 3 h 22 min, which is to be expected when travelling 261 miles (421 km) from Dortmund to Berlin. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When departing from Dortmund, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. When arriving in Berlin, you can end your trip in train stations like Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Dortmund Hbf, located approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre of Dortmund. The most popular arrival train station in Berlin, called Berlin Hbf, is located around 3.5 miles (5.6 km) away from its city centre.

For the best Dortmund to Berlin train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Berlin from Dortmund to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 11 direct trains a day from Dortmund to Berlin. If you’re looking for a direct train from Dortmund to Berlin, consider travelling with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
On average, there are 11 trains a day from Dortmund to Berlin. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Dortmund at 04: 55. The last train leaves from Dortmund at 23: 17. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Dortmund to Berlin and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you book Dortmund to Berlin train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £34. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Dortmund and Berlin. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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 Berlin.

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