Cheap train tickets from Dortmund to Amsterdam

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Cheapest

$26

Average

$67

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 Dortmund to Amsterdam will cost around $ 67 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 26.

Cheapest
07:12PMDortmund Hbf4h09 11:21PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$261One-way
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11:16AMDortmund Hbf3h49 03:05PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$341One-way
01:12PMDortmund Hbf3h53 05:05PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$431One-way
04:12PMDortmund Hbf3h53 08:05PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$431One-way
09:12PMDortmund Hbf5h05 02:17AMAmsterdam Centraal
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$431One-way

Train schedule from Dortmund to Amsterdam

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05:49AMDortmund Hbf3h25 09:14AMAmsterdam Centraal
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05:49AMDortmund Hbf3h16 09:05AMAmsterdam Centraal
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06:36AMDortmund Hbf2h53 09:29AMAmsterdam Centraal
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08:36AMDortmund Hbf2h53 11:29AMAmsterdam Centraal
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09:12AMDortmund Hbf3h53 01:05PMAmsterdam Centraal
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10:36AMDortmund Hbf2h53 01:29PMAmsterdam Centraal
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11:16AMDortmund Hbf3h49 03:05PMAmsterdam Centraal
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12:36PMDortmund Hbf2h53 03:29PMAmsterdam Centraal
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01:12PMDortmund Hbf3h53 05:05PMAmsterdam Centraal
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02:33PMDortmund Hbf2h56 05:29PMAmsterdam Centraal
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03:12PMDortmund Hbf3h53 07:05PMAmsterdam Centraal
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04:12PMDortmund Hbf3h53 08:05PMAmsterdam Centraal
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05:16PMDortmund Hbf3h49 09:05PMAmsterdam Centraal
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05:33PMDortmund Hbf2h56 08:29PMAmsterdam Centraal
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07:07PMDortmund Hbf2h52 09:59PMAmsterdam Centraal
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07:12PMDortmund Hbf4h09 11:21PMAmsterdam Centraal
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08:36PMDortmund Hbf2h53 11:29PMAmsterdam Centraal
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09:12PMDortmund Hbf5h05 02:17AMAmsterdam Centraal
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Jan 25
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
Jan 26
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Thu
Jan 27
$23Deutsche Bahn
$19Flixbus
Fri
Jan 28
$23Deutsche Bahn
$25Union Ivkoni International
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Jan 29
$23Deutsche Bahn
$30Union Ivkoni International
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$23Deutsche Bahn
$14Flixbus
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$14Flixbus
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$14Flixbus
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Fastest train times from Dortmund to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for Jan 25

Fastest Journey

2 h 52 m

Average

3 h 27 m

Trains per day

18

Distance

201 km

It's difficult to get from Dortmund to Amsterdam without transferring at least once.

Fastest
07:07PMDortmund Hbf2h52 09:59PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$1111One-way
2nd Fastest
08:36AMDortmund Hbf2h53 11:29AMAmsterdam Centraal
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$1051One-way
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10:36AMDortmund Hbf2h53 01:29PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$541One-way
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06:36AMDortmund Hbf2h53 09:29AMAmsterdam Centraal
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$1051One-way
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12:36PMDortmund Hbf2h53 03:29PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$1001One-way

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Overview: Train from Dortmund to Amsterdam

distanceDistance124 miles (200 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price$25 (€21)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam cover the 124 miles (200 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 16 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $23 (€19), but the average price of train tickets is $25 (€21). Travelers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Dortmund to Amsterdam trains

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you between Dortmund and Amsterdam from $23 (€19). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Dortmund to Amsterdam train.

  • Average Price: $23

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Deutsche Bahn train ticket between Dortmund and Amsterdam:

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

Trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam

Forget about flying. Trains offer a convenient, comfortable, and quick way to make the trip from Dortmund to Amsterdam. The journey to Amsterdam from Dortmund takes between 2 hours and 43 minutes, and 4 hours and 50 minutes when one change is involved. And there are numerous daily options, with 6 services during the week, and 7-8 trains on weekends. So there should be departure times to suit anyone's schedule

Dortmund to Amsterdam train times: daily departures

Deutsche Bahn operates a daily service between Dortmund and Amsterdam, with no interruptions during the year. Expect a choice of 6 trains from Monday to Friday, and a couple of extra possibilities on Saturdays and Sundays. Trains run all day long, with the earliest leaving at about 6:45 a.m., and the last departure of the day just before 9:00 p.m.

How long is the journey by train from Dortmund to Amsterdam?

Travelers will need to include at least one stop in their itinerary when they catch the train from Dortmund to Amsterdam. Stops could be in Oberhausen or Duisburg, and they don't add too much to journey lengths. With durations of between 2 hours and 43 minutes and 4 hours and 50 minutes, services with a stop are usually competitive with flights. The fastest services with more than one change take over 5 hours, which is worth bearing in mind.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam?

Departure station: The train from Dortmund to Amsterdam will leave from Dortmund Hauptbahnhof, which is located on Königswall in the heart of the city. Cycling, walking, local buses, and taxis all provide good links to Dortmund's central neighborhoods. And the station is well supplied with amenities, including places to dine, shops, free WiFi, and bathrooms.

Arrival station: Trains from Dortmund will arrive at Amsterdam Centraal - the city's largest rail hub. Centraal is just north of the old town center, and arrivals can walk there in 10-15 minutes. Alternatively, buses, trams, and subway services are available for onward journeys. At Centraal, travelers can eat or drink, use left luggage, check their email, or freshen up before sightseeing.

Which train companies travel from Dortmund to Amsterdam?

Trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam are provided by Deutsche Bahn (DB), the largest rail operator in Germany. DB runs services from Dortmund Hauptbahnhof to Amsterdam Centraal, via a number of intermediate stops, which include Mönchengladbach, Duisburg and Oberhausen. Changes can add an hour onto journeys, but some take 5-10 minutes, resulting in the shortest journey times.

Dortmund to Amsterdam trains: services on board

DB offers a range of seat classes on its ICE (inter city) trains, which cover the second leg in journeys from Dortmund to Amsterdam. This includes extra legroom, quiet spaces, unlimited WiFi, and the option of having refreshments delivered to seats. All seat classes on ICE trains deliver free WiFi, though users may have to pay for extra data, and catering is provided via restaurant cars. Travelers can take as much hand luggage onto DB trains as they need, but can only take one larger item - as long as it fits in the luggage racks. Cyclists will need to reserve space for their bike, which can be done via the online booking system. Small pets can travel free, as long as they are in proper carriers, and dogs are welcome. However, larger dogs will need a ticket of their own. The rail operator also offers assistance for disabled travelers. To book this service, it's a good idea to contact DB's Mobility Service Center 24 hours before traveling.

How to find cheap train tickets from Dortmund to Amsterdam?

Finding affordable fares for trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam should always be possible, and some general money saving rules apply. First, book in advance when possible to save money. Purchasing a few days before traveling will almost always add to the cost. Secondly, look at slower services with longer stops (you can always explore locations like Duisburg while waiting). They may be cheaper than more direct services. And think about traveling at less popular times as they can be a very cheap time to book.

Train tickets from Dortmund to Amsterdam: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 31 €
3 weeks earlier 22 €41%
1 month before 31 €0%
2 months earlier 27 €15%
3 months earlier 27 €15%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Dortmund - Amsterdam. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Dortmund - Amsterdam 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 41% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Dortmund - Amsterdam with 2 months in advance you save up to about 15% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 15%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips: Trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam

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FAQs

What are the travel restrictions for Amsterdam, Netherlands if I'm coming from Dortmund, Germany by train?

Travel between Dortmund, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Netherlands from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Dortmund?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

When traveling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Amsterdam from Dortmund before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Germany from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

The restriction level for your return train to Dortmund, Germany from Amsterdam is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Dortmund from Amsterdam restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Amsterdam?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Dortmund, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/23/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Dortmund from Amsterdam closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap trains to Amsterdam from Dortmund cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam to cost as little as $23 (€19)  in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket between Dortmund and Amsterdam?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $25 (€21)  for a train ticket between Dortmund and Amsterdam.

How far is Dortmund to Amsterdam by train?

You should expect to travel around 124 miles (200 km)  between Dortmund and Amsterdam by train.

What is the Dortmund to Amsterdam train travel time?

On average the Dortmund to Amsterdam train travel time is 3 h 16 min  for the 124 miles (200 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When traveling by train from Dortmund to Amsterdam, which train station in Dortmund do I depart from and which train station in Amsterdam do I arrive in?

When departing from Dortmund, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. When arriving in Amsterdam, you can end your trip in train stations like Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk.

Omio customers book a train from Dortmund Hbf   to Amsterdam Centraal   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and travel around 0.4 miles (560 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Amsterdam Centraal and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (916 m) from the train station to the city center in Amsterdam.

Which train companies can take me from Dortmund to Amsterdam?

When taking a train from Dortmund to Amsterdam, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Amsterdam. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Dortmund and Amsterdam and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

What are the first and last departure train times from Dortmund to Amsterdam?

The first Dortmund to Amsterdam train departs at 4: 46 AM   and the last train from Dortmund to Amsterdam leaves at 8: 12 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Dortmund to Amsterdam on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Dortmund to Amsterdam 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 route and save money. If you buy train tickets between Dortmund and Amsterdam within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $25 (€21) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Dortmund to Amsterdam a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Dortmund
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Dortmund Hbf is the most popular Dortmund 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 Dortmund for your trip to Amsterdam.