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 Leipzig will cost around $ 73 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 53.
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4 h 28 m
5 h 11 m
Trains per day
Of the 41 trains that leave Dortmund for Leipzig every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 341 km distance in an average of 5 h 11 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 28 m .
The slowest trains will take 8 h 54 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.
|Distance||211 miles (340 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 43 min|
|Average train ticket price||$33 (€26)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Dortmund to Leipzig cover the 211 miles (340 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 43 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 6 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 $33 (€26). Travelers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.
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Find your perfect trip from Dortmund to Leipzig with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train schedules between Dortmund and Leipzig and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance between Dortmund and Leipzig by DB is 211 miles (340 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket from Dortmund to Leipzig is $22 (€18).
DB is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB 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 at Omio.
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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When taking the train from Dortmund to Leipzig, you can choose to depart from train stations like Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. Your route can end in train stations such as Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite, Leipzig Hauptbahnhof and Leipzig Markt.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Dortmund Hbf and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Leipzig most often arrive at Leipzig Hbf, Ostseite and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.
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