Cheap train tickets from Dortmund to Munich

Showing times and prices for Dec 7

Cheapest

$43

Average

$73

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 Munich will cost around $ 73 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 43.

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10:35PMDortmund Hbf8h56 07:31AMMunich Hbf
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$431One-way
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08:48PMDortmund Hbf9h15 06:03AMMunich Hbf
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$451One-way
12:38AMDortmund Hbf9h01 09:39AMMunich Hbf
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03:36PMDortmund Hbf6h50 10:26PMMunich Hbf
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$601One-way
08:35PMDortmund Hbf9h28 06:03AMMunich Hbf
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$601One-way

Train schedule from Dortmund to Munich

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12:38AMDortmund Hbf9h01 09:39AMMunich Hbf
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12:46AMDortmund Hbf7h21 08:07AMMunich Hbf
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01:45AMDortmund Hbf8h42 10:27AMMunich Hbf
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02:46AMDortmund Hbf6h19 09:05AMMunich Hbf
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04:03AMDortmund Hbf6h03 10:06AMMunich Hbf
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05:04AMDortmund Hbf6h34 11:38AMMunich Hbf
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05:18AMDortmund Hbf5h51 11:09AMMunich Hbf
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05:28AMDortmund Hbf5h59 11:27AMMunich Hbf
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05:36AMDortmund Hbf5h51 11:27AMMunich Hbf
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05:36AMDortmund Hbf6h51 12:27PMMunich Hbf
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06:22AMDortmund Hbf5h45 12:07PMMunich Hbf
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06:36AMDortmund Hbf5h51 12:27PMMunich Hbf
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06:46AMDortmund Hbf7h25 02:11PMMunich Hbf
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06:53AMDortmund Hbf7h18 02:11PMMunich Hbf
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07:04AMDortmund Hbf6h34 01:38PMMunich Hbf
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07:04AMDortmund Hbf7h07 02:11PMMunich Hbf
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07:22AMDortmund Hbf5h44 01:06PMMunich Hbf
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07:36AMDortmund Hbf5h51 01:27PMMunich Hbf
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07:36AMDortmund Hbf6h51 02:27PMMunich Hbf
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08:12AMDortmund Hbf5h55 02:07PMMunich Hbf
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08:36AMDortmund Hbf5h51 02:27PMMunich Hbf
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09:49AMDortmund Hbf5h20 03:09PMMunich Hbf
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10:12AMDortmund Hbf5h55 04:07PMMunich Hbf
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10:35AMDortmund Hbf5h52 04:27PMMunich Hbf
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10:35AMDortmund Hbf7h36 06:11PMMunich Hbf
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10:42AMDortmund Hbf5h58 04:40PMMunich Hbf
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11:12AMDortmund Hbf5h54 05:06PMMunich Hbf
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11:34AMDortmund Hbf7h37 07:11PMMunich Hbf
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11:34AMDortmund Hbf6h53 06:27PMMunich Hbf
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11:36AMDortmund Hbf5h51 05:27PMMunich Hbf
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12:12PMDortmund Hbf5h55 06:07PMMunich Hbf
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12:36PMDortmund Hbf5h51 06:27PMMunich Hbf
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01:11PMDortmund Hbf7h16 08:27PMMunich Hbf
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01:12PMDortmund Hbf5h59 07:11PMMunich Hbf
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01:36PMDortmund Hbf5h51 07:27PMMunich Hbf
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02:12PMDortmund Hbf5h55 08:07PMMunich Hbf
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02:27PMDortmund Hbf6h00 08:27PMMunich Hbf
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02:35PMDortmund Hbf5h52 08:27PMMunich Hbf
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03:04PMDortmund Hbf6h37 09:41PMMunich Hbf
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03:12PMDortmund Hbf5h58 09:10PMMunich Hbf
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03:36PMDortmund Hbf5h51 09:27PMMunich Hbf
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03:36PMDortmund Hbf6h50 10:26PMMunich Hbf
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04:17PMDortmund Hbf5h50 10:07PMMunich Hbf
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04:27PMDortmund Hbf5h59 10:26PMMunich Hbf
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04:35PMDortmund Hbf5h51 10:26PMMunich Hbf
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04:41PMDortmund Hbf5h57 10:38PMMunich Hbf
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05:10PMDortmund Hbf6h30 11:40PMMunich Hbf
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05:11PMDortmund Hbf7h16 12:27AMMunich Hbf
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05:12PMDortmund Hbf5h59 11:11PMMunich Hbf
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05:36PMDortmund Hbf5h53 11:29PMMunich Hbf
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06:12PMDortmund Hbf5h56 12:08AMMunich Hbf
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06:27PMDortmund Hbf6h00 12:27AMMunich Hbf
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06:35PMDortmund Hbf5h52 12:27AMMunich Hbf
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08:35PMDortmund Hbf9h28 06:03AMMunich Hbf
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08:48PMDortmund Hbf9h15 06:03AMMunich Hbf
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10:35PMDortmund Hbf8h56 07:31AMMunich Hbf
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Tue
Dec 7
$43Deutsche Bahn
$45Flixbus
$221Eurowings
Wed
Dec 8
$21Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$315Eurowings
Thu
Dec 9
$21Deutsche Bahn
$38Flixbus
$293Eurowings
Fri
Dec 10
$33Deutsche Bahn
$42Flixbus
$197Eurowings
Sat
Dec 11
$21Deutsche Bahn
$38Flixbus
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Sun
Dec 12
$21Deutsche Bahn
$43Flixbus
$66Eurowings
Mon
Dec 13
$21Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$245Eurowings
Tue
Dec 14
$21Deutsche Bahn
$39Flixbus
$126Eurowings
Wed
Dec 15
$21Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$173Eurowings
Thu
Dec 16
$21Deutsche Bahn
$45Flixbus
$197Eurowings
Fri
Dec 17
$21Deutsche Bahn
$33Flixbus
$126Eurowings
Sat
Dec 18
$21Deutsche Bahn
$33Flixbus
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Sun
Dec 19
$21Deutsche Bahn
$45Flixbus
$51Eurowings
Mon
Dec 20
$21Deutsche Bahn
$42Flixbus
$45Eurowings
Wed
Dec 22
$33Deutsche Bahn
$53Flixbus
$66Eurowings
Thu
Dec 23
$21Deutsche Bahn
$49Flixbus
$173Eurowings
Fri
Dec 24
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$45Flixbus
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Sat
Dec 25
$21Deutsche Bahn
$44Flixbus
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Sun
Dec 26
$21Deutsche Bahn
$54Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.
$150Eurowings

Fastest train times from Dortmund to Munich

Showing times and prices for Dec 7

Fastest Journey

5 h 20 m

Average

6 h 30 m

Trains per day

56

Distance

477 km

Of the 56 trains that leave Dortmund for Munich every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 477 km distance in an average of 6 h 30 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 20 m .

The slowest trains will take 9 h 28 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
09:49AMDortmund Hbf5h20 03:09PMMunich Hbf
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$811One-way
2nd Fastest
07:22AMDortmund Hbf5h44 01:06PMMunich Hbf
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$811One-way
06:22AMDortmund Hbf5h45 12:07PMMunich Hbf
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$811One-way
04:17PMDortmund Hbf5h50 10:07PMMunich Hbf
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$641One-way
03:36PMDortmund Hbf5h51 09:27PMMunich Hbf
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$641One-way

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Overview: Train from Dortmund to Munich

distanceDistance296 miles (477 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price$29 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Dortmund to Munich cover the 296 miles (477 km) long route taking on average 6 h 19 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $29 (€24), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $21 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in München Hbf.

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Dortmund to Munich with Deutsche Bahn

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Dortmund to Munich from $21 (€18) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular 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 Munich train.

Train information from Dortmund to Munich with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 44 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 5 a day

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Dortmund and Munich, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Cashless payments recommended
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Train from Dortmund to Munich. Information about travel times and routes

Here you can find all information about the trip by train from Dortmund to Munich at a glance.

How do I get cheaply by train from Dortmund to Munich?

To travel by train from Dortmund to Munich, there are over 50 connections available every day. Around thirteen trains a day connect the city in the eastern Ruhr area directly with the Bavarian capital on the line from Dortmund to Munich. These are mainly fast ICE trains. Anyone wishing to travel the train route from Dortmund to Munich will have the opportunity to do so with the long-distance trains of Deutsche Bahn as well as on sections with regional trains. In addition, the €bahn or €city trains run on individual sections of the route. The train journey from Dortmund to Munich leads through the entire Ruhr area with its industrial monuments and the directly connected cities. Afterwards, travelers enjoy the view of the romantic Rhine Valley with its vineyards. Later the journey leads again at the vineyards of the Main in Franconia along.

With the German course from Dortmund to Munich

The German course offers 13 direct connections on the distance from Dortmund to Munich between 0 and about 22.30. The comfortable and fast ICE trains are used. Passengers receive the service typical of ICE trains with an on-board restaurant or bistro and comfortable, air-conditioned wagons. On some routes, the train runs from Dortmund to Munich at speeds of over 200 km/h.

How long does the train journey from Dortmund to Munich take?

The journey by train from Dortmund to Munich extends over around 700 km and lasts between 5.5 and around 10 hours. With the fast direct connections, the journey times on the train line from Dortmund to Munich are comparable to a change in Essen. Also on the route via Cologne and Mannheim with two changes the trains reach Munich from Dortmund in less than 6 hours. Especially long are the journey times of the trains which, after two changes in Cologne and at the Frankfurt Airport long-distance station, first travel through Baden-Württemberg.

How much does a train ticket from Dortmund to Munich cost?

The cost of a train ticket from Dortmund to Munich is between 120 and 150 € in the normal 2nd class. If you book your ticket early and decide on a train connection, you can save money and travel from Dortmund to Munich for just over 50 €.

From which station does the train run from Dortmund to Munich?

The journey by train from Dortmund to Munich starts at Dortmund Central Station. The train station is centrally located on the northern edge of the city center and is easily accessible by public transport from all directions of the city area as well as from the surrounding areas of the eastern Ruhr area, northern Sauerland and southern Münsterland. Directly below the station building there is a large underground station that runs in all directions of the city. Buses run from the large bus station at the north exit of the station building. There are also connections with suburban trains and regional trains to the entire Ruhr area and neighbouring regions directly at Dortmund main station.

At which station does the train arrive from Dortmund to Munich?

Whoever travels by train from Dortmund to Munich reaches Munich at the main station. After Hamburg Central Station, Munich Central Station is the second busiest in Germany. With 34 platforms running above and below ground, Munich's main train station has the highest number of platforms in Germany and ranks second worldwide. From here, travelers have direct connections to continue their journey with the S-Bahn and regional trains. In the lower part of the modern train station building there are two underground stops that run in all directions of the city. In front of the station building you have the opportunity to continue your journey by bus or tram.


Deutsche Bahn trains from Dortmund to Munich

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Dortmund to Munich. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Dortmund to Munich and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Trains from Dortmund to Munich
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FAQs
How much are cheap trains from Dortmund to Munich?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Dortmund to Munich trains for as little as $21 (€18)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the train from Dortmund to Munich on average?
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Dortmund to Munich train to cost on average $29 (€24)  one way.
How far is it from Dortmund to Munich by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Dortmund to Munich by train to be approximately 296 miles (477 km).
How long is a train to Munich from Dortmund on average?
The Dortmund to Munich train duration is on average 6 h 19 min, which is to be expected when traveling 296 miles (477 km) from Dortmund to Munich. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
When traveling by train from Dortmund to Munich, which train station in Dortmund do I depart from and which train station in Munich do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Dortmund to start your journey from including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. In Munich you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz.

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

Where do I find the Dortmund train station to Munich? Where is the Munich train station?

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 München Hbf and need to travel approximately 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the train station to the city center in Munich.

Which train companies should I travel with from Dortmund to Munich?
When taking a train from Dortmund to Munich, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Munich. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Dortmund and Munich and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Can I buy a direct train from Dortmund to Munich?
Yes, there are 16 direct trains per day from Dortmund to Munich with Deutsche Bahn, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
How many train services are there from Dortmund to Munich a day?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Dortmund to Munich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Dortmund to Munich? When is the last train from Dortmund to Munich?
You can take the first train from Dortmund to Munich at 5: 36 AM. The last train from Dortmund to Munich that you can take departs at 9: 36 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Dortmund to Munich schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets to Munich from Dortmund for the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Dortmund to Munich is on average $29 (€24) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Dortmund and Munich available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Dortmund
Munich
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 Munich.