The cheapest trains from Dortmund to Düsseldorf

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Cheapest

£16

Average

£17

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 Dortmund to Düsseldorf will cost around £ 17 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 16.

11:27Dortmund Hbf1h11 12:38Düsseldorf Hbf
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£161One-way
04:09Dortmund Hbf0h54 05:03Düsseldorf Hbf
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£161One-way
22:12Dortmund Hbf1h03 23:15Düsseldorf Hbf
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£161One-way
14:14Dortmund Hbf0h54 15:08Düsseldorf Hbf
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£161One-way
15:58Dortmund Hbf0h55 16:53Düsseldorf Hbf
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£161One-way

Timetable Dortmund to Düsseldorf

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03:46Dortmund Hbf0h52 04:38Düsseldorf Hbf
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04:09Dortmund Hbf0h54 05:03Düsseldorf Hbf
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05:17Dortmund Hbf0h49 06:06Düsseldorf Hbf
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06:11Dortmund Hbf0h53 07:04Düsseldorf Hbf
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06:27Dortmund Hbf1h19 07:46Düsseldorf Hbf
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06:52Dortmund Hbf0h57 07:49Düsseldorf Hbf
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08:32Dortmund Hbf0h56 09:28Düsseldorf Hbf
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09:14Dortmund Hbf1h00 10:14Düsseldorf Hbf
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09:21Dortmund Hbf0h52 10:13Düsseldorf Hbf
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10:21Dortmund Hbf1h00 11:21Düsseldorf Hbf
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11:23Dortmund Hbf0h51 12:14Düsseldorf Hbf
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11:27Dortmund Hbf1h11 12:38Düsseldorf Hbf
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12:22Dortmund Hbf0h53 13:15Düsseldorf Hbf
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12:36Dortmund Hbf0h49 13:25Düsseldorf Hbf
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13:21Dortmund Hbf0h52 14:13Düsseldorf Hbf
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14:14Dortmund Hbf0h54 15:08Düsseldorf Hbf
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14:21Dortmund Hbf0h54 15:15Düsseldorf Hbf
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15:23Dortmund Hbf0h51 16:14Düsseldorf Hbf
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15:58Dortmund Hbf0h55 16:53Düsseldorf Hbf
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16:12Dortmund Hbf0h53 17:05Düsseldorf Hbf
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16:22Dortmund Hbf0h55 17:17Düsseldorf Hbf
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17:21Dortmund Hbf0h52 18:13Düsseldorf Hbf
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17:58Dortmund Hbf0h55 18:53Düsseldorf Hbf
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18:35Dortmund Hbf1h11 19:46Düsseldorf Hbf
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18:38Dortmund Hbf1h06 19:44Düsseldorf Hbf
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20:22Dortmund Hbf1h05 21:27Düsseldorf Hbf
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20:48Dortmund Hbf0h59 21:47Düsseldorf Hbf
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21:21Dortmund Hbf0h54 22:15Düsseldorf Hbf
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21:39Dortmund Hbf0h46 22:25Düsseldorf Hbf
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22:12Dortmund Hbf1h03 23:15Düsseldorf Hbf
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23:12Dortmund Hbf0h51 00:03Düsseldorf Hbf
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Fri
22 Oct
£7FlixTrain
Sat
23 Oct
£7FlixTrain
Sun
24 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
Mon
25 Oct
£4FlixTrain
Tue
26 Oct
£4FlixTrain
Wed
27 Oct
£4FlixTrain
Thu
28 Oct
£4FlixTrain
Fri
29 Oct
£4FlixTrain
Sat
30 Oct
£4FlixTrain
Sun
31 Oct
£4FlixTrain
Mon
1 Nov
£4FlixTrain
Tue
2 Nov
£6FlixTrain
Wed
3 Nov
£4FlixTrain

The fastest trains from Dortmund to Düsseldorf

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Fastest Journey

46 m

Average

56 m

Trains per day

31

Distance

58 km

Of the 31 trains that leave Dortmund for Düsseldorf every day 28 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 58 km distance in an average of 56 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 46 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 19 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
21:39Dortmund Hbf0h46 22:25Düsseldorf Hbf
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£161One-way
2nd Fastest
05:17Dortmund Hbf0h49 06:06Düsseldorf Hbf
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£161One-way
2nd Fastest
12:36Dortmund Hbf0h49 13:25Düsseldorf Hbf
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£211One-way
11:23Dortmund Hbf0h51 12:14Düsseldorf Hbf
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£211One-way
23:12Dortmund Hbf0h51 00:03Düsseldorf Hbf
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£161One-way

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Train Information between Dortmund and Düsseldorf

distanceDistance35 miles (57 km)
durationAverage train duration45 min
priceAverage train ticket price£8 (€9)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, VRR or FlixTrain

Trains from Dortmund to Düsseldorf cover the 35 miles (57 km) long journey taking on average 45 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, VRR or FlixTrain. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £4, but the average price of train tickets is £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Düsseldorf Hbf.

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Train between Dortmund and Düsseldorf with Deutsche Bahn

Find the best trains from Dortmund to Düsseldorf with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from £4. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you between Dortmund and Düsseldorf in comfort. Find the DB train timetable for your trip between Dortmund and Düsseldorf on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance from Dortmund to Düsseldorf is 35 miles (57 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Dortmund and Düsseldorf start at £16.

Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international train journeys every day. DB is well-known for its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

Travel on different types of DB trains, including 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 needed to travel. For example, while WCs are standard, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

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Train from Dortmund to Düsseldorf: Journey Details

The train from Dortmund to Düsseldorf takes approximately one hour on the German regional train network, Deutsche Bahn. There are five departures an hour, more in evening peak time, seven days a week. The first departure is just after 6:00 a.m., with trains running until just before midnight.

Taking the Train from Dortmund

Dortmund Station is close to the city centre. Long distance, regional and local buses stop at Dortmumd bus station, adjacent to the train station. There are frequent underground and bus routes from the city centre and regional cities, such as Cologne and Essen. Taxis are available at the station.

Getting into Düsseldorf by Train

Düsseldorf sits on the banks of the River Rhine and is famous for its nightlife, the annual programme of festivals and trade shows as well as the nine-day Kirmes funfair in the Summer. The Old Town, rebuilt after the war, is a popular shopping area. The banks of the River Rhine have beautiful promenades, taking visitors from the Parliament buildings, past the Rathausufer (Town Hall), and the Burgplatz to Rhine-Park. The Parliament is housed in a 16th-century building and it is well worth taking one of the guided tours available. The city centre is dotted with interesting and intriguing fountains and statues, both old and new. Düsseldorf Railway Station is located in the heart of the city centre. Rheinbahn AG operates a frequent underground, bus and tram network giving easy access to all parts of Düsseldorf and the suburbs. Taxi ranks are located at the station entrance.

Travel Tips

Trains from Dortmund to Düsseldorf
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FAQs
How much does a cheap train between Dortmund and Düsseldorf cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Dortmund to Düsseldorf for as little as £4  in the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Dortmund to Düsseldorf cost on average?
The Dortmund to Düsseldorf train ticket price is on average £8  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
What is the distance by train from Dortmund to Düsseldorf?
You should expect to travel around 35 miles (57 km)  from Dortmund to Düsseldorf by train.
How many hours does it take from Dortmund to Düsseldorf by train?
While the time it takes to travel 35 miles (57 km) from Dortmund to Düsseldorf can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Dortmund to Düsseldorf is on average 45 min.
When travelling by train from Dortmund to Düsseldorf, which train station in Dortmund do I depart from and which train station in Düsseldorf do I arrive in?

Some of the Dortmund train stations to Düsseldorf you can start your journey from include Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Düsseldorf include Düsseldorf Hbf, Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal and Düsseldorf-Benrath.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Dortmund Hbf   and arriving in Düsseldorf Hbf.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Düsseldorf Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Düsseldorf.

Which train providers should I travel with from Dortmund to Düsseldorf?
Take the Dortmund to Düsseldorf train with Deutsche Bahn, VRR or FlixTrain. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Düsseldorf from Dortmund as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Is there a direct train between Dortmund and Düsseldorf?
Yes, there are 50 direct trains per day from Dortmund to Düsseldorf with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
How many trains are there between Dortmund and Düsseldorf a day?
On average, there are 50 trains a day from Dortmund to Düsseldorf. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Dortmund to Düsseldorf? What time is the last train from Dortmund to Düsseldorf?
The first train from Dortmund to Düsseldorf leaves at 10: 25   and the last train for this leaves at 19: 24. Omio shows you the latest train from Dortmund to Düsseldorf timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How early should I buy train tickets from Dortmund to Düsseldorf to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Dortmund to Düsseldorf is on average £8 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets to Düsseldorf from Dortmund available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Dortmund
Düsseldorf
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 Düsseldorf.