The cheapest trains from Leipzig to Dortmund

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Cheapest

£59

Average

£98

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 Leipzig to Dortmund will cost around £ 98 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 59.

Cheapest
20:38Leipzig Hbf4h41 01:19Dortmund Hbf
1 changes
£591One-way
2nd Cheapest
22:53Leipzig Hbf8h29 07:22Dortmund Hbf
1 changes
£671One-way
03:58Leipzig Hbf6h12 10:10Dortmund Hbf
3 changes
£681One-way
23:20Leipzig Hbf8h50 08:10Dortmund Hbf
2 changes
£761One-way
22:18Leipzig Hbf7h26 05:44Dortmund Hbf
2 changes
£801One-way

Timetable Leipzig to Dortmund

Showing trains for tomorrow, Fri, 22 Oct
03:58Leipzig Hbf6h12 10:10Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
03:58Leipzig Hbf5h21 09:19Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
05:41Leipzig Hbf5h29 11:10Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
05:41Leipzig Hbf4h38 10:19Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
06:38Leipzig Hbf5h12 11:50Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
06:38Leipzig Hbf4h43 11:21Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
06:48Leipzig Hbf5h02 11:50Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
07:16Leipzig Hbf5h04 12:20Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
07:42Leipzig Hbf4h38 12:20Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
07:42Leipzig Hbf5h28 13:10Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
08:38Leipzig Hbf4h41 13:19Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
08:38Leipzig Hbf5h14 13:52Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
09:42Leipzig Hbf4h37 14:19Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
09:48Leipzig Hbf6h04 15:52Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
10:38Leipzig Hbf4h42 15:20Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
10:38Leipzig Hbf5h15 15:53Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
10:48Leipzig Hbf5h58 16:46Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
11:42Leipzig Hbf5h28 17:10Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
11:42Leipzig Hbf4h37 16:19Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
12:38Leipzig Hbf5h32 18:10Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
12:38Leipzig Hbf4h41 17:19Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
12:48Leipzig Hbf4h59 17:47Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
13:42Leipzig Hbf4h49 18:31Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
14:38Leipzig Hbf5h32 20:10Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
14:38Leipzig Hbf4h41 19:19Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
14:48Leipzig Hbf6h08 20:56Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
15:42Leipzig Hbf4h38 20:20Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
15:42Leipzig Hbf5h28 21:10Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
16:38Leipzig Hbf4h41 21:19Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
16:38Leipzig Hbf4h59 21:37Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
16:48Leipzig Hbf5h52 22:40Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
17:40Leipzig Hbf4h30 22:10Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
17:40Leipzig Hbf5h25 23:05Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
18:38Leipzig Hbf4h32 23:10Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
18:48Leipzig Hbf6h14 01:02Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
20:38Leipzig Hbf4h41 01:19Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
22:18Leipzig Hbf7h26 05:44Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
22:23Leipzig Hbf7h21 05:44Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
22:53Leipzig Hbf8h29 07:22Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
23:20Leipzig Hbf8h50 08:10Dortmund Hbf
0 changes
23:33Leipzig Hbf9h37 09:10Dortmund Hbf
0 changes

This is the last train of the day.

Find all the dates and times for this journey

COMPARE Prices across different modes

Fri
22 Oct
£53Deutsche Bahn
£26Flixbus
Sat
23 Oct
£58FlixTrain
£44Flixbus
Sun
24 Oct
£21Deutsche Bahn with connection
£22Flixbus
Mon
25 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£21Flixbus
Tue
26 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
Wed
27 Oct
£16Deutsche Bahn
£22Flixbus

The fastest trains from Leipzig to Dortmund

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Fastest Journey

4 h 30 m

Average

5 h 32 m

Trains per day

41

Distance

341 km

Of the 41 trains that leave Leipzig for Dortmund every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 341 km distance in an average of 5 h 32 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 30 m .

The slowest trains will take 9 h 37 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
17:40Leipzig Hbf4h30 22:10Dortmund Hbf
1 changes
£891One-way
2nd Fastest
18:38Leipzig Hbf4h32 23:10Dortmund Hbf
1 changes
£831One-way
09:42Leipzig Hbf4h37 14:19Dortmund Hbf
1 changes
£1011One-way
11:42Leipzig Hbf4h37 16:19Dortmund Hbf
1 changes
£1011One-way
07:42Leipzig Hbf4h38 12:20Dortmund Hbf
2 changes
£1011One-way

These companies trust us. We sell their tickets all in one place.

Virgin Trains
East Coast
Cross Country
Deutsche Bahn

Train Information to Dortmund from Leipzig

distanceDistance211 miles (340 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price£32 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Leipzig to Dortmund cover the 211 miles (340 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 19 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £16, but the average price of train tickets is £32. Travellers depart most frequently from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn Leipzig – Dortmund

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Leipzig to 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 Leipzig and Dortmund in comfort. Find the DB train timetable for your route from Leipzig to Dortmund on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance between Leipzig and Dortmund is 211 miles (340 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Leipzig 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.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Leipzig 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 Leipzig to Dortmund.
FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains to Dortmund from Leipzig?
You can find a cheap train from Leipzig to Dortmund for some dates and times for as low as £16  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Leipzig to Dortmund on average?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Leipzig to Dortmund train prices are on average £32  one way.
How many miles is it from Leipzig to Dortmund by train?
The Leipzig to Dortmund train distance is approximately 211 miles (340 km).
How long is the train between Leipzig and Dortmund?
The train time from Leipzig to Dortmund is on average 5 h 19 min  for the 211 miles (340 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Leipzig to Dortmund by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Leipzig and arrival train station in Dortmund?

When departing from Leipzig, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, Leipzig Hauptbahnhof and Leipzig Markt. When arriving in Dortmund, you can end your route in train stations like Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde.

Omio customers book a train from Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite   to Dortmund Hbf   most frequently for this route.

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

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

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Dortmund Hbf and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Dortmund.

What train companies offer a service to Dortmund from Leipzig?
Take the Leipzig to Dortmund train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Leipzig and Dortmund as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there from Leipzig to Dortmund a day?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Leipzig to Dortmund. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Leipzig to Dortmund?
If you prefer early morning trains from Leipzig to Dortmund, the first train leaves at 04: 42. If you prefer late night trains from Leipzig to Dortmund, the last train of the day leaves at 21: 53. Omio shows you the latest train from Leipzig to Dortmund timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
When should I buy Leipzig Dortmund train tickets to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Leipzig to Dortmund is on average £32 if you book 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 trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Dortmund from Leipzig available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leipzig
Dortmund
Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite is the most popular Leipzig 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 Leipzig for your journey to Dortmund.