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from Berlin to Dortmund

You can get from Berlin to Dortmund by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Berlin to Dortmund on 24 Sep we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

04:30Berlin Hbf3h43 08:13Dortmund Hbf
1 changes
£541One-way
Cheapest
04:30Berlin Hbf3h43 08:13Dortmund Hbf
1 changes
£541One-way
Other options
04:29Berlin Hbf3h44 08:13Dortmund Hbf
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£541One-way
21:21Berlin Hbf4h01 01:22Dortmund Hbf
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£541One-way
19:46Berlin Hbf3h32 23:18Dortmund Hbf
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£611One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Fri
24 Sep
£27FlixTrain
£22Flixbus
Sat
25 Sep
£18FlixTrain
£22Flixbus
Sun
26 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
Mon
27 Sep
£18FlixTrain
£13Flixbus
Tue
28 Sep
£13FlixTrain
£13Flixbus
Wed
29 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
Thu
30 Sep
£16Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
Fri
1 Oct
£27Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
Sat
2 Oct
£18FlixTrain
£13Flixbus
Sun
3 Oct
£21Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
Mon
4 Oct
£9FlixTrain
£13Flixbus
Tue
5 Oct
£9FlixTrain
£9Flixbus
Wed
6 Oct
£9FlixTrain
£13Flixbus
Thu
7 Oct
£9FlixTrain
£13Flixbus
Fri
8 Oct
£21Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus
Sat
9 Oct
£18FlixTrain
£13Flixbus
Sun
10 Oct
£27Deutsche Bahn
£9Flixbus
Mon
11 Oct
£9FlixTrain
£13Flixbus
Tue
12 Oct
£9FlixTrain
£13Flixbus
Wed
13 Oct
£9FlixTrain
£13Flixbus

Travel Information between Berlin and Dortmund

distanceDistance261 miles (421 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £22
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £16 • 3 h 28 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £16 • 3 h 28 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 261 miles (421 km) by coach or train to Dortmund from Berlin. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 28 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Berlin to Dortmund.

Travel Tips

Travel from Berlin to Dortmund
Travel 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 Berlin to Dortmund.
FAQs
How do I travel between Berlin and Dortmund?

You can travel from Berlin to Dortmund 2 different ways: coach or train.

How do I get from Berlin to Dortmund the cheapest way?

The cheapest way from Berlin to Dortmund is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £16 compared to other travel options to Dortmund:

A train is £6 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Berlin to Dortmund costing on average £22.

What is the quickest way from Berlin to Dortmund?

The quickest way to travel from Berlin to Dortmund is by train, which takes on average 3 h 28 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 5 h 55 min.

How many miles from Berlin to Dortmund would I travel?

The distance between Berlin and Dortmund is around 261 miles (421 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Berlin to Dortmund?

The average frequency per day from Berlin to Dortmund is:

  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Berlin to Dortmund as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Berlin to Dortmund?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Berlin to Dortmund:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof and tend to arrive in Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Trains mostly depart from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.
Which travel companies can take me from Berlin to Dortmund?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Berlin to Dortmund, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Dortmund by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Berlin to Dortmund tickets on Omio for £22.
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Dortmund by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Dortmund for £16 on Omio.
Is there a direct service to Dortmund from Berlin?

Yes, there are direct routes from Berlin to Dortmund with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct coach services to Dortmund with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar with around direct coaches every day.
  • You can find 16 direct trains per day to Dortmund with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Dortmund tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this trip.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Dortmund from Berlin?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Berlin to Dortmund often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Berlin and Dortmund itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Dortmund and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase my Berlin to Dortmund ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Berlin to Dortmund, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £22 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £16 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Dortmund from Berlin online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Dortmund
Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm
Amenities
Berlin Ostbahnhof
Amenities
Refreshments