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Train Information between Mannheim and Dortmund

distanceDistance146 miles (235 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price£25 (€29)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Mannheim to Dortmund cover the 146 miles (235 km) long route taking on average 4 h 9 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £25, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Mannheim Hbf and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn trains between Mannheim and Dortmund

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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 from Mannheim to Dortmund. 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.

Train information from Mannheim to Dortmund with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 49 min
  • Average Price: £16
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 11 a day

These are Deutsche Bahn 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Mannheim and Dortmund:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Mannheim 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 Mannheim to Dortmund.
What is the price of the cheapest train from Mannheim to Dortmund?
You can find a cheap train from Mannheim to Dortmund for some dates and times for as low as £16  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Mannheim to Dortmund?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Mannheim to Dortmund train price to come in at an average of £25  one way.
What is the distance from Mannheim to Dortmund by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Mannheim to Dortmund via train to be approximately 146 miles (235 km).
How long is the train journey to Dortmund from Mannheim?
On average the train from Mannheim to Dortmund duration is 4 h 9 min  for the 146 miles (235 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Mannheim goes to Dortmund? Which train station do I come into Dortmund from Mannheim?

When taking a train from Mannheim, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Mannheim Hbf, Mannheim-Waldhof and Mannheim-Rheinau. 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 Mannheim Hbf   to Dortmund Hbf.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Mannheim Hbf, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre of Mannheim. The most popular arrival train station in Dortmund, called Dortmund Hbf, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

Which train providers should I travel with from Mannheim to Dortmund?
If you're looking for trains from Mannheim to Dortmund, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Dortmund. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Mannheim to Dortmund journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains per day are there to Dortmund from Mannheim?
The average number of trains departing Mannheim for Dortmund is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Mannheim to Dortmund? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first train from Mannheim to Dortmund leaves at 04: 36   and the last train for this leaves at 09: 36. Omio shows you the latest train from Mannheim to Dortmund times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Mannheim to Dortmund to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets to Dortmund from Mannheim within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £25 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Mannheim to Dortmund a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Mannheim Hbf is the most popular Mannheim 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 Mannheim for your journey to Dortmund.