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.
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1 h 8 m
1 h 26 m
Trains per day
Of the 111 trains that leave Cologne Hbf for Dortmund Hbf every day 81 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||45 miles (72 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 8 min|
|Average train ticket price||$14 (€13)|
|Train frequency||23 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 23 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn, ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Cologne Hbf to Dortmund Hbf cover the 45 miles (72 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 8 min with our travel partners like FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn, ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 23 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $6 (€5), but the average price of train tickets is $14 (€13).
You can travel by train from Cologne Hbf to Dortmund Hbf with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $6 (€5). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
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 Hbf from Cologne Hbf. 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.
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