The cheapest trains from Dortmund to Berlin

Showing times and prices for Oct 22

Cheapest

$84

Average

$140

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 Berlin will cost around $ 140 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 84.

Cheapest
08:48PMDortmund Hbf3h29 12:17AMBerlin Hbf
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$841One-way
07:31PMDortmund Hbf3h34 11:05PMBerlin Hbf
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$941One-way
09:24PMDortmund Hbf3h53 01:17AMBerlin Hbf
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$951One-way
03:36AMDortmund Hbf5h25 09:01AMBerlin Hbf
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$951One-way
04:55AMDortmund Hbf4h27 09:22AMBerlin Hbf
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$971One-way

Timetable Dortmund to Berlin

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12:09AMDortmund Hbf5h53 06:02AMBerlin Hbf
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03:36AMDortmund Hbf5h25 09:01AMBerlin Hbf
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04:55AMDortmund Hbf4h27 09:22AMBerlin Hbf
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05:33AMDortmund Hbf3h37 09:10AMBerlin Hbf
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06:29AMDortmund Hbf3h45 10:14AMBerlin Hbf
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07:37AMDortmund Hbf3h33 11:10AMBerlin Hbf
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08:39AMDortmund Hbf3h35 12:14PMBerlin Hbf
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09:21AMDortmund Hbf3h49 01:10PMBerlin Hbf
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10:23AMDortmund Hbf4h59 03:22PMBerlin Hbf
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10:30AMDortmund Hbf3h44 02:14PMBerlin Hbf
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11:38AMDortmund Hbf3h32 03:10PMBerlin Hbf
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12:10PMDortmund Hbf3h45 03:55PMBerlin Hbf
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12:10PMDortmund Hbf3h43 03:53PMBerlin Hbf
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12:18PMDortmund Hbf5h04 05:22PMBerlin Hbf
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12:29PMDortmund Hbf3h45 04:14PMBerlin Hbf
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12:56PMDortmund Hbf5h29 06:25PMBerlin Hbf
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01:30PMDortmund Hbf3h40 05:10PMBerlin Hbf
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02:38PMDortmund Hbf3h32 06:10PMBerlin Hbf
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03:10PMDortmund Hbf3h54 07:04PMBerlin Hbf
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03:32PMDortmund Hbf3h38 07:10PMBerlin Hbf
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04:22PMDortmund Hbf5h00 09:22PMBerlin Hbf
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04:39PMDortmund Hbf3h35 08:14PMBerlin Hbf
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05:38PMDortmund Hbf3h32 09:10PMBerlin Hbf
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06:38PMDortmund Hbf3h45 10:23PMBerlin Hbf
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07:31PMDortmund Hbf3h34 11:05PMBerlin Hbf
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08:48PMDortmund Hbf3h29 12:17AMBerlin Hbf
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09:24PMDortmund Hbf3h53 01:17AMBerlin Hbf
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Thu
Oct 21
$118Deutsche Bahn
$62Flixbus
Fri
Oct 22
$43Deutsche Bahn with connection
$43Flixbus
Sat
Oct 23
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$31Flixbus
Sun
Oct 24
$44Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
Mon
Oct 25
$37FlixTrain
$25Flixbus
Tue
Oct 26
$25FlixTrain
$18Flixbus
Wed
Oct 27
$22Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
Thu
Oct 28
$25FlixTrain
$25Flixbus
Fri
Oct 29
$29Deutsche Bahn with connection
$31Flixbus
Sat
Oct 30
Find prices
$31Flixbus
Sun
Oct 31
$22Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
Mon
Nov 1
$18FlixTrain
$25Flixbus
Tue
Nov 2
$22Deutsche Bahn
$18Flixbus
Wed
Nov 3
$12FlixTrain
$18Flixbus
Thu
Nov 4
$12FlixTrain
$12Flixbus
Fri
Nov 5
$22Deutsche Bahn
$18Flixbus
Sat
Nov 6
$12FlixTrain
$12Flixbus
Sun
Nov 7
$12FlixTrain
$12Flixbus
Mon
Nov 8
$12FlixTrain
$12Flixbus
Tue
Nov 9
$12FlixTrain
$12Flixbus
Wed
Nov 10
$12FlixTrain
$12Flixbus

The fastest trains from Dortmund to Berlin

Showing times and prices for Oct 22

Fastest Journey

3 h 29 m

Average

4 h 3 m

Trains per day

27

Distance

422 km

Of the 27 trains that leave Dortmund for Berlin every day 19 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 422 km distance in an average of 4 h 3 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 29 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 53 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:48PMDortmund Hbf3h29 12:17AMBerlin Hbf
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$841One-way
2nd Fastest
02:38PMDortmund Hbf3h32 06:10PMBerlin Hbf
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$1361One-way
2nd Fastest
05:38PMDortmund Hbf3h32 09:10PMBerlin Hbf
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$1181One-way
2nd Fastest
11:38AMDortmund Hbf3h32 03:10PMBerlin Hbf
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$1801One-way
07:37AMDortmund Hbf3h33 11:10AMBerlin Hbf
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$1361One-way

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Train Information to Berlin from Dortmund

distanceDistance261 miles (421 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price$55 (€45)
frequencyTrain frequency11 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 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 route taking on average 3 h 44 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $22 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $55 (€45). Travelers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Berlin Hbf.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn trains between Dortmund and Berlin

Find the best trains between Dortmund and Berlin with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $22 (€18). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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: $22

When you buy your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Dortmund to Berlin don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

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

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%.
  • 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 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
How much does a cheap train from Dortmund to Berlin cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Dortmund to Berlin to cost as little as $22 (€18)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the train between Dortmund and Berlin on average?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $55 (€45)  for a train ticket between Dortmund and Berlin.
How far is it from Dortmund to Berlin by train?
The distance to Berlin from Dortmund by train is approximately 261 miles (421 km).
What is the Dortmund to Berlin train travel time?
On average the Dortmund to Berlin train travel time is 3 h 44 min  for the 261 miles (421 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Dortmund to Berlin, which train station in Dortmund do I depart from and which train station in Berlin do I arrive in?

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

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

Where is the train station in Dortmund? Where is the train station in Berlin?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Dortmund Hbf, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Berlin Hbf, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center.

Which train companies should I travel with from Dortmund to Berlin?
When taking a train from Dortmund to Berlin, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Berlin. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Berlin from Dortmund and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many train services per day are there from Dortmund to Berlin?
On average, there are 11 trains a day from Dortmund to Berlin. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Dortmund to Berlin? What time is the last train from Dortmund to Berlin?
You can take the earliest train from Dortmund to Berlin at 5: 42 AM   or take the last train from Dortmund to Berlin leaving at 11: 21 PM. Look for the latest Dortmund to Berlin train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
When should I buy the Dortmund to Berlin train for the best deals on tickets?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Dortmund to Berlin within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $55 (€45) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Dortmund to Berlin a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Dortmund
Berlin
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.