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Train Information from Dortmund to London

distanceDistance326 miles (525 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Dortmund to London cover the 326 miles (525 km) long trip taking on average 10 h 43 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in London Victoria.

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Deutsche Bahn trains from Dortmund to London

Travel from Dortmund to London on Deutsche Bahn trains with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Deutsche Bahn

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 London. 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.

    Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets from Dortmund to London and when travelling by train:

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

    Deutsche Bahn Trains from Dortmund to London

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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 Dortmund to London. 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 Dortmund to London and book cheap Deutsche Bahn tickets.


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    FAQs
    What are the travel restrictions for London, United Kingdom if I'm coming from Dortmund, Germany by train?

    Travel between Dortmund, Germany and London, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

    What is the status of international entry into United Kingdom from Germany?

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

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
    • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

    What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

    • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

    The information above was last checked on 26/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Dortmund and London before travelling.

    What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Germany from London, United Kingdom?

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

    Is my return train into Dortmund from London restricted?

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

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

    Conditions of reentry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
    • 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:

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

    Last checked on 27/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Dortmund from London closer to your date of departure here.

    What is the distance to London from Dortmund via train?
    The distance between Dortmund and London by train is approximately 326 miles (525 km).
    How many hours does it take from Dortmund to London by train?
    On average the train from Dortmund to London duration is 10 h 43 min  for the 326 miles (525 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
    What station does the Dortmund to London train leave from? Which London train station do I come into from Dortmund?

    There are a few train stations in Dortmund to start your route from including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. In London you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

    Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf   and arrive in London Victoria.

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

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Dortmund Hbf, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Victoria, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

    What train companies go from Dortmund to London?
    For the trip from Dortmund to London you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Dortmund and London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    How many trains are there from Dortmund to London a day?
    The average number of trains departing Dortmund for London is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Dortmund
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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 London.