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Overview: Train from Dortmund to Ostend

distanceDistance197 miles (317 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Dortmund to Ostend cover the 197 miles (317 km) long trip taking on average 11 h 25 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available.

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FAQs

Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Dortmund to Ostend?

Travel between Dortmund, Germany and Ostend, Belgium by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Belgium from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

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

All travelers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Dortmund to Ostend as this information can change.

Are there restrictions on returning to Germany from Belgium by train?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Ostend to Dortmund is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Belgium?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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

Last checked on 1/19/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Dortmund from Ostend here.

How far is Ostend from Dortmund by train?

The train distance from Dortmund to Ostend is around 197 miles (317 km).

How long is the train to Ostend from Dortmund?

On average the Dortmund to Ostend train time is 11 h 25 min  covering the 197 miles (317 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

How many train services per day are there from Dortmund to Ostend?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Dortmund to Ostend. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Dortmund
Ostend
The major railway station for departures from Dortmund is Dortmund Hbf. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Dortmund Hbf for your journey between Dortmund and Ostend.