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 Munich will cost around £ 103 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 60.
This is the last train of the day.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
5 h 30 m
6 h 40 m
Trains per day
Of the 71 trains that leave Dortmund for Munich every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 477 km distance in an average of 6 h 40 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 30 m .
The slowest trains will take 9 h 28 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.
|Distance||296 miles (477 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 52 min|
|Average train ticket price||£28 (€32)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Dortmund to Munich cover the 296 miles (477 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 52 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £16, but the average price of train tickets is £28. Travellers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in München Hbf.
Travel from Dortmund to Munich from £16 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you from Dortmund to Munich in comfort. Find the DB train timetable for your journey between Dortmund and Munich on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance between Dortmund and Munich is 296 miles (477 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Dortmund to Munich 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.
Operator ticket policies for COVID
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 Munich, you can end your trip in train stations like München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz.
Omio customers book a train from Dortmund Hbf to München Hbf most frequently for this route.
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 München Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Munich.
Here are some other resources that might have the information you need