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Train Information from Hamburg to Dortmund

distanceDistance177 miles (286 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price£25 (€28)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Hamburg to Dortmund cover the 177 miles (286 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 47 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 8 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 £25. Travellers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Dortmund

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you between Hamburg and Dortmund from £16. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you between Hamburg and Dortmund in comfort. Find the DB train timetable for your route from Hamburg to Dortmund on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance between Hamburg and Dortmund is 177 miles (286 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Hamburg to Dortmund 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.

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

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Hamburg to Dortmund
Travel by train to Dortmund 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 Hamburg to Dortmund.
FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains between Hamburg and Dortmund?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Hamburg to Dortmund to cost as little as £16  in the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Hamburg to Dortmund cost on average?
The Hamburg to Dortmund train ticket price is on average £25  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
What is the distance from Hamburg to Dortmund by train?
The train distance from Hamburg to Dortmund is around 177 miles (286 km).
How many hours does it take from Hamburg to Dortmund by train?
The Hamburg to Dortmund train duration is on average 2 h 47 min, which is to be expected when travelling 177 miles (286 km) from Hamburg to Dortmund. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Hamburg and arrival train station in Dortmund?

When departing from Hamburg, you have various train station options to start your route from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. When arriving in Dortmund, you can end your journey in train stations like Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde.

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

Where is the Hamburg train station located? Where is the Dortmund train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Hamburg Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 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.

What train companies go from Hamburg to Dortmund?
If you're looking for trains from Hamburg to Dortmund, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Dortmund. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Hamburg to Dortmund journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any direct trains between Hamburg and Dortmund?
Yes, there are 8 direct trains per day from Hamburg to Dortmund with Deutsche Bahn, 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 buy your train ticket.
How many trains are there to Dortmund from Hamburg a day?
The average number of trains departing Hamburg for Dortmund is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Hamburg to Dortmund? When does the last train depart from Hamburg to Dortmund?
The earliest train departing from Hamburg to Dortmund leaves at 04: 46. The last train departing from Hamburg to Dortmund leaves at 21: 46. You can find the latest Hamburg to Dortmund train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket to Dortmund from Hamburg to get the best deals?
If you purchase Hamburg to Dortmund train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £25. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Dortmund from Hamburg. 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

Hamburg
Dortmund
Hamburg Hbf is the most popular Hamburg 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 Hamburg for your journey to Dortmund.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 30 | Sat - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 15
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 2, 5, 6, 16, 17, 19, 112, X35, 31, 37
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FLX, NJ, RE, RB, IRE
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S11, S21, S31
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U3, U4