Berlin Dortmund train

Cheap train tickets from Berlin to Dortmund

Showing times and prices for Dec 09

Cheapest

70

Average

102

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Berlin to Dortmund is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

05:28AMBerlin Hbf5h05 10:33AMDortmund Hbf
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701One-way
02:46PMBerlin Hbf5h24 08:10PMDortmund Hbf
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781One-way
04:30AMBerlin Hbf5h40 10:10AMDortmund Hbf
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781One-way
01:46PMBerlin Hbf5h24 07:10PMDortmund Hbf
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781One-way
04:47PMBerlin Hbf5h23 10:10PMDortmund Hbf
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781One-way

Train schedule from Berlin to Dortmund

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, December 9
04:30AMBerlin Hbf5h40 10:10AMDortmund Hbf
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05:28AMBerlin Hbf5h05 10:33AMDortmund Hbf
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07:00AMBerlin Hbf3h48 10:48AMDortmund Hbf
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09:03AMBerlin Hbf3h46 12:49PMDortmund Hbf
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09:38AMBerlin Hbf4h55 02:33PMDortmund Hbf
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09:46AMBerlin Hbf5h24 03:10PMDortmund Hbf
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10:06AMBerlin Hbf5h04 03:10PMDortmund Hbf
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10:38AMBerlin Hbf5h27 04:05PMDortmund Hbf
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10:46AMBerlin Hbf5h24 04:10PMDortmund Hbf
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11:38AMBerlin Hbf4h55 04:33PMDortmund Hbf
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01:06PMBerlin Hbf3h43 04:49PMDortmund Hbf
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01:46PMBerlin Hbf5h24 07:10PMDortmund Hbf
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02:38PMBerlin Hbf5h27 08:05PMDortmund Hbf
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02:46PMBerlin Hbf5h24 08:10PMDortmund Hbf
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04:47PMBerlin Hbf5h23 10:10PMDortmund Hbf
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05:56PMBerlin Hbf3h53 09:49PMDortmund Hbf
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06:46PMBerlin Hbf4h47 11:33PMDortmund Hbf
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06:46PMBerlin Hbf4h24 11:10PMDortmund Hbf
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07:46PMBerlin Hbf6h58 02:44AMDortmund Hbf
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08:38PMBerlin Hbf5h05 01:43AMDortmund Hbf
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10:59PMBerlin Hbf6h45 05:44AMDortmund Hbf
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11:19PMBerlin Hbf6h25 05:44AMDortmund Hbf
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Fastest train times from Berlin to Dortmund

Showing times and prices for Dec 09

Fastest Journey

3 h 43 m

Average

5 h 8 m

Trains per day

22

Distance

422 km

Of the 22 trains that leave Berlin for Dortmund every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
01:06PMBerlin Hbf3h43 04:49PMDortmund Hbf
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1961One-way
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09:03AMBerlin Hbf3h46 12:49PMDortmund Hbf
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1161One-way
07:00AMBerlin Hbf3h48 10:48AMDortmund Hbf
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1161One-way
05:56PMBerlin Hbf3h53 09:49PMDortmund Hbf
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1161One-way
06:46PMBerlin Hbf4h24 11:10PMDortmund Hbf
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901One-way

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Overview: Train from Berlin to Dortmund

distanceDistance261 miles (421 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price$82 (€73)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or FlixTrain

Trains from Berlin to Dortmund cover the 261 miles (421 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 40 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or FlixTrain. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $82 (€73), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $1 (€1). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Dortmund trains

You can travel by train between Berlin and Dortmund with Deutsche Bahn. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider 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 to Dortmund from Berlin. 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 bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Dortmund train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 33 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 15 a day


Train from Berlin to Dortmund

Berlin and Dortmund are among the most visited cities in Germany. Every day thousands of tourists and commuters travel the train line between the two metropolises. For this reason, Deutsche Bahn offers up to 30 journeys on this route from morning to evening, which in the best case only last 3 hours 12 minutes.

Which train companies travel from Berlin to Dortmund?

For journeys by train from Berlin to Dortmund, Deutsche Bahn trains are exclusively responsible. The train company uses special train types such as the Intercity Express, the InterCity or the Regional Express for long-distance traffic between the two metropolises in order to guarantee the fastest and most comfortable journey possible.

How long does a train journey from Berlin to Dortmund take?

The duration of the fastest possible journey by train from Berlin to Dortmund, without a stopover, is 3 hours 12 minutes. Basically there is only one stop on this route - often in Wolfsburg or Bad Oyenhausen - which leads to a travel time of up to 5 hours 24 minutes.

How often can you travel by train from Berlin to Dortmund?

During the day, Deutsche Bahn trains depart from Berlin Central Station in the direction of Dortmund from 4.30 am until 23.50 pm. The highest density of trips is in the morning and in the afternoon. From 10 to 17 every 30 minutes passengers have the opportunity to travel on this route. On average, one train leaves Berlin every hour. A total of 30 trips are offered every day for this route.

Stations on the line Berlin - Dortmund

Berlin Hauptbahnhof. Berlin Hauptbahnhof is located near the city center on the northern edge of the government district. It can be easily reached from the city center by S-Bahn on lines S3, S5, S7 and S9. In addition, there is the possibility to travel by underground on line U55, by tram and by city bus.

Dortmund Hauptbahnhof. After the train arrives, passengers can continue their journey every 10 minutes by underground on lines U41, U45, U47 and U49 in the direction of the city center. There is another connection to the city center via the S-Bahn lines S1, S2 and S5.


Deutsche Bahn trains from Berlin to Dortmund

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Berlin to Dortmund. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Berlin to Dortmund and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Travel Tips: Trains from Berlin to Dortmund

Travel Tips: 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 Berlin to Dortmund.
FAQs
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Berlin to Dortmund for as low as $1 (€1)  for the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $82 (€73)  for a train ticket to Dortmund from Berlin.
You should expect to travel around 261 miles (421 km)  from Berlin to Dortmund by train.
On average the Berlin to Dortmund train travel time is 3 h 40 min  for the 261 miles (421 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Berlin to start your journey from including Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. In Dortmund you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf   and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Berlin Hbf, located approximately 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from the city center of Berlin. The most popular arrival train station in Dortmund, called Dortmund Hbf, is located around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from its city center.

When taking a train from Berlin to Dortmund, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection or FlixTrain for the best way to get you to Dortmund. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Berlin and Dortmund and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, there are 17 direct trains per day from Berlin to Dortmund with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Berlin for Dortmund is 17 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Berlin to Dortmund leaves at 2: 24 PM. The last train departing from Berlin to Dortmund leaves at 2: 24 PM. You can find the latest Berlin to Dortmund train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Berlin to Dortmund is on average $82 (€73) 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 route. In general, you can find train tickets from Berlin to Dortmund available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports in Berlin and Dortmund

Berlin
Dortmund
Berlin Hbf is the most popular Berlin railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Berlin for your trip to Dortmund.
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+49 302971055
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 07: 00 - 22: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Berlin Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U5
S-Bahn lines: S3, S5, S7, S9
Bus lines: 120, 123, 142, 147, 245, M41, M85, N20, N40, N5
Tram lines: M5, M6, M8, M10
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FEX, HBX, IRE, RB10, RB14, RB21, RB22, RE1, RE2, RE3, RE4, RE5, RE7
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
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ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility

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