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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3 h 56 m
4 h 21 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Heidelberg for Dortmund every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||154 miles (249 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 56 min|
|Average train ticket price||$30 (€27)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Heidelberg to Dortmund cover the 154 miles (249 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 56 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $14 (€13), but the average price of train tickets is $30 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.
Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Heidelberg to Dortmund from $14 (€13). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
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 Heidelberg to Dortmund train.
Heidelberg to Dortmund train information with Deutsche Bahn:
When taking a train from Heidelberg, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen and Heidelberg-Altstadt. When you arrive in Dortmund, your train can arrive in train stations including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Heidelberg Hbf to Dortmund Hbf.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Dortmund Hbf, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city center.
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