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.
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4 h 43 m
6 h 16 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Dortmund for Saarbrücken every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||158 miles (255 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 20 min|
|Average train ticket price||$31 (€28)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Dortmund to Saarbrücken cover the 158 miles (255 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 20 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $27 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $31 (€28). Travelers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Saarbrücken Hbf.
Find the best trains to Saarbrücken from Dortmund with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $27 (€24). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn 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 for your train to Saarbrücken from Dortmund. 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.
Train information from Dortmund to Saarbrücken with Deutsche Bahn:
There are a few train stations in Dortmund to start your route from including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. In Saarbrücken you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Saarbrücken Hbf, Saarbrücken and Saarbrücken Ost.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Saarbrücken Hbf.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Saarbrücken Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the train station to the city center in Saarbrücken.
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