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 Munich to Dortmund will cost around £ 83 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 46.
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5 h 31 m
6 h 42 m
Trains per day
Of the 69 trains that leave Munich for Dortmund every day 10 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 42 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 31 m .
The slowest trains will take 9 h 53 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 58 min|
|Average train ticket price||£29 (€32)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Munich to Dortmund cover the 296 miles (477 km) long route taking on average 5 h 58 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 10 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 £29. Travellers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.
Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Munich to Dortmund from £16. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Travel 296 miles (477 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) from Munich to Dortmund. Check the DB train timetable for your trip from Munich to Dortmund on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Munich to Dortmund you can pay as low as £16.
Deutsche Bahn is the main operator of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes 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.
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, toilets are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
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When departing from Munich, you have various train station options to start your trip from including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. When arriving in Dortmund, you can end your trip in train stations like Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde.
Omio customers book a train from München Hbf to Dortmund Hbf most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called München Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Munich.
The most popular arrival train station, Dortmund Hbf, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Dortmund.
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