Dortmund to Mechelen train

Cheap train tickets from Dortmund to Mechelen

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Thalys
04:57AMDortmund Hbf3h39 08:36AMBruxelles-midi
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81One-way
Thalys
06:50AMDortmund Hbf3h45 10:35AMBruxelles-midi
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81One-way

Train schedule from Dortmund to Mechelen

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Thalys
04:57AMDortmund Hbf3h39 08:36AMBruxelles-midi
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06:50AMDortmund Hbf3h45 10:35AMBruxelles-midi
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Fastest train times from Dortmund to Mechelen

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Fastest Journey

3 h 39 m

Average

3 h 42 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

215 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Dortmund for Mechelen every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Thalys
04:57AMDortmund Hbf3h39 08:36AMBruxelles-midi
0 transfers
81One-way
Thalys
06:50AMDortmund Hbf3h45 10:35AMBruxelles-midi
0 transfers
81One-way

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Overview: Train from Dortmund to Mechelen

distanceDistance133 miles (214 km)
priceAverage train ticket price$9 (€8)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThalys, National Express or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

Trains from Dortmund to Mechelen cover the 133 miles (214 km) long route taking on average 3 h 29 min with our travel partners like Thalys, National Express or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $9 (€8), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $9 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Mechelen.

Train providers: Thalys, Deutsche Bahn and National Express from Dortmund to Mechelen trains

Buy your official Thalys, Deutsche Bahn and National Express train tickets to Mechelen from Dortmund from $9 (€8) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

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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 Mechelen train.

Dortmund to Mechelen train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 19 min
  • Average Price: $9
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance train company operating over 550 trains per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates train services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express trains have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most trains come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your train from Dortmund to Mechelen, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

Train information from Dortmund to Mechelen with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 26 min
  • Average Price: $9
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train to Mechelen from Dortmund with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

Omio helps you find the perfect Dortmund - Mechelen train with Thalys. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to Mechelen from Dortmund, Omio shows you Thalys current train schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Dortmund to Mechelen journey. You can expect to travel around 133 miles (214 km) between Dortmund and Mechelen on a train with Thalys. Once you are ready, buy your one-way Thalys tickets from Dortmund to Mechelen starting as low as $9 (€8) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with Thalys!

Thalys from Dortmund to Mechelen train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 42 min
  • Average Price: $9
  • Thalys frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Dortmund to Mechelen

Travel by train to Mechelen 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 Mechelen.
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Travel between Dortmund, Germany and Mechelen, Belgium by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Belgium from Germany?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Dortmund?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Mechelen, Belgium?

All travelers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 6/27/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Dortmund and Mechelen as this information can change.

Return travel from Belgium to Germany is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Dortmund from Mechelen?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

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:

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

Last checked on 6/28/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Dortmund from Mechelen.

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Dortmund to Mechelen for as low as $9 (€8)  for the next 7 days.
The train price to Mechelen from Dortmund is on average $9 (€8)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
You should expect to travel around 133 miles (214 km)  to Mechelen from Dortmund by train.
The train time to Mechelen from Dortmund is on average 3 h 29 min  for the 133 miles (214 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Dortmund to Mechelen by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When taking the train from Dortmund to Mechelen, 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 Mechelen and Mechelen-Nekkerspoel.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Dortmund Hbf   and arrive in Mechelen.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Dortmund Hbf, located approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city center of Dortmund. The most popular arrival train station in Mechelen, called Mechelen, is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from its city center.

When taking a train from Dortmund to Mechelen, you can count on Thalys, National Express or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express for the best way to get you to Mechelen. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Dortmund to Mechelen and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Dortmund to Mechelen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Dortmund to Mechelen at 4: 57 AM. The last train from Dortmund to Mechelen that you can take departs at 6: 50 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from Dortmund to Mechelen schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you buy the Dortmund to Mechelen train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $9 (€8). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Dortmund to Mechelen. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Dortmund
Mechelen
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 Mechelen.
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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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