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 Düsseldorf to Dortmund will cost around £ 18 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 16.
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Of the 44 trains that leave Düsseldorf for Dortmund every day 34 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 58 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 45 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.
|Distance||35 miles (57 km)|
|Average train duration||45 min|
|Average train ticket price||£7 (€8)|
|Train frequency||50 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 50 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, VRR or FlixTrain|
Trains from Düsseldorf to Dortmund 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. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £7, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Düsseldorf Hbf and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.
For as little as £4 you can travel by train from Düsseldorf to Dortmund with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.
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 Düsseldorf to Dortmund train.
Train information from Düsseldorf to Dortmund with Deutsche Bahn:
These are Deutsche Bahn 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Düsseldorf and Dortmund:
When taking a train from Düsseldorf, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Düsseldorf Hbf, Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal and Düsseldorf-Benrath. When you arrive in Dortmund, your train can arrive in train stations including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Düsseldorf Hbf to Dortmund Hbf.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Düsseldorf Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Dortmund Hbf, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.
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