Dortmund to Berlin train

Cheap train tickets from Dortmund to Berlin

Showing times and prices for Aug 14

Cheapest

79

Average

127

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.

06:55AMDortmund Hbf5h01 11:56AMBerlin Hbf
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791One-way
06:43AMDortmund Hbf3h31 10:14AMBerlin Hbf
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901One-way
02:25PMDortmund Hbf5h28 07:53PMBerlin Hbf
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931One-way
06:55PMDortmund Hbf4h27 11:22PMBerlin Hbf
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931One-way
04:56PMDortmund Hbf4h51 09:47PMBerlin Hbf
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931One-way

Train schedule from Dortmund to Berlin

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, August 14
12:34AMDortmund Hbf5h02 05:36AMBerlin Hbf
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03:49AMDortmund Hbf5h33 09:22AMBerlin Hbf
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03:49AMDortmund Hbf5h34 09:23AMBerlin Hbf
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03:49AMDortmund Hbf5h33 09:22AMBerlin Hbf
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06:43AMDortmund Hbf3h31 10:14AMBerlin Hbf
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06:55AMDortmund Hbf5h01 11:56AMBerlin Hbf
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07:48AMDortmund Hbf3h22 11:10AMBerlin Hbf
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08:48AMDortmund Hbf3h26 12:14PMBerlin Hbf
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08:55AMDortmund Hbf5h00 01:55PMBerlin Hbf
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09:48AMDortmund Hbf3h22 01:10PMBerlin Hbf
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10:48AMDortmund Hbf3h26 02:14PMBerlin Hbf
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11:48AMDortmund Hbf3h22 03:10PMBerlin Hbf
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12:48PMDortmund Hbf3h26 04:14PMBerlin Hbf
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12:55PMDortmund Hbf5h00 05:55PMBerlin Hbf
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01:48PMDortmund Hbf3h22 05:10PMBerlin Hbf
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02:25PMDortmund Hbf5h28 07:53PMBerlin Hbf
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02:48PMDortmund Hbf3h38 06:26PMBerlin Hbf
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03:48PMDortmund Hbf3h20 07:08PMBerlin Hbf
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04:48PMDortmund Hbf3h26 08:14PMBerlin Hbf
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04:56PMDortmund Hbf4h51 09:47PMBerlin Hbf
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05:48PMDortmund Hbf3h21 09:09PMBerlin Hbf
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06:48PMDortmund Hbf3h51 10:39PMBerlin Hbf
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06:55PMDortmund Hbf4h27 11:22PMBerlin Hbf
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07:48PMDortmund Hbf3h22 11:10PMBerlin Hbf
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08:48PMDortmund Hbf3h25 12:13AMBerlin Hbf
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09:44PMDortmund Hbf3h30 01:14AMBerlin Hbf
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Fastest train times from Dortmund to Berlin

Showing times and prices for Aug 14

Fastest Journey

3 h 20 m

Average

4 h 6 m

Trains per day

26

Distance

422 km

Of the 26 trains that leave Dortmund for Berlin every day 16 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
03:48PMDortmund Hbf3h20 07:08PMBerlin Hbf
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1481One-way
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05:48PMDortmund Hbf3h21 09:09PMBerlin Hbf
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1401One-way
11:48AMDortmund Hbf3h22 03:10PMBerlin Hbf
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1481One-way
09:48AMDortmund Hbf3h22 01:10PMBerlin Hbf
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1481One-way
07:48AMDortmund Hbf3h22 11:10AMBerlin Hbf
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981One-way

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Overview: Train from Dortmund to Berlin

distanceDistance261 miles (421 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price$46 (€42)
frequencyTrain frequency23 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 21 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Dortmund to Berlin cover the 261 miles (421 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 22 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 23 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $46 (€42), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $33 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Berlin Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Dortmund to Berlin trains

Travel from Dortmund to Berlin from $33 (€30) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

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 Berlin train.

  • Average Price: $42

Train from Dortmund to Berlin

There is an hourly ICE connection between Dortmund and Berlin. The journey takes about 3 1/2 hours. The City Night Line also operates at night. This is a train with sleeping car, couchette car and snack bar. However, the City Night Line needs 4 1/2 hours for the route. Once an hour there is a direct connection Dortmund - Berlin. The first train leaves for Berlin shortly before 6am, the last one shortly before midnight.

Germany's capital is also the largest city of the country. It is internationally known for its art and fashion scene and is also an important political centre. The nightlife and numerous festivals are also internationally renowned and attract many tourists to the city every year.

Train from Dortmund

The Dortmund main station can be reached with regional trains as well as the S-Bahn lines S1 and S2. Those arriving from the city itself can take the underground lines U43 and U44 directly to the main station. Many buses also stop outside the main station.

By train to Berlin

The Dortmund Berlin trains usually end at Berlin main station, sometimes you can get off at Berlin Spandau or Südkreuz before. The S5, S7 and S75 trams run from the main station and stop at all other important stations in the city. The U55 runs to the Bundestag and the Brandenburg Gate.

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

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 22 €
3 weeks earlier 20 €10%
1 month before 17 €29.%
2 months earlier 11 €100%
3 months earlier 15 €47%


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 - Berlin. 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 - Berlin 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 10% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Dortmund - Berlin with 2 months in advance you save up to about 100% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 47%.
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Travel Tips: Trains from Dortmund to Berlin

Travel by train to Berlin 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 Dortmund to Berlin.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Dortmund to Berlin for the next 7 days starting from $33 (€30)  one way.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Dortmund to Berlin train to cost on average $46 (€42)  one way.
The train distance from Dortmund to Berlin is around 261 miles (421 km).
While the time it takes to travel 261 miles (421 km) between Dortmund and Berlin can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Dortmund to Berlin train journey time is on average 3 h 22 min.

Some of the Dortmund train stations to Berlin you can start your journey from include Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Berlin include Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Dortmund Hbf   and arriving in Berlin Hbf.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Dortmund Hbf and need to travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Berlin most often arrive at Berlin Hbf and need to travel around 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from this train station to the city center.

Take the Dortmund to Berlin train with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between Dortmund and Berlin as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 21 direct trains per day from Dortmund to Berlin. You can look to travel with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
On average, there are 23 trains a day from Dortmund to Berlin. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Dortmund to Berlin at 6: 06 AM. The last train from Dortmund to Berlin that you can take departs at 10: 34 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Dortmund to Berlin schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
You can find trains from Dortmund to Berlin to cost on average $46 (€42) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Dortmund to Berlin train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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 Berlin.
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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.
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