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Overview: Train from Saarbrücken to Dortmund

distanceDistance158 miles (255 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price$29 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Saarbrücken to Dortmund cover the 158 miles (255 km) long route taking on average 5 h 59 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $29 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $29 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Saarbrücken Hbf and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.

Train providers: Saarbrücken to Dortmund with Deutsche Bahn

For as little as $29 (€24) you can travel by train from Saarbrücken to Dortmund with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Deutsche Bahn

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 Dortmund from Saarbrücken. 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.

Saarbrücken to Dortmund train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 3 min
  • Average Price: $29
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 4 a day

Deutsche Bahn's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train between Saarbrücken and Dortmund are the following:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips: Trains from Saarbrücken to Dortmund

Travel by train to Dortmund 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 Saarbrücken to Dortmund.

How much do cheap trains to Dortmund from Saarbrücken cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Saarbrücken to Dortmund trains for as little as $29 (€24)  in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket between Saarbrücken and Dortmund?

If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Saarbrücken to Dortmund train to cost on average $29 (€24)  one way.

How many miles is it from Saarbrücken to Dortmund by train?

The train distance from Saarbrücken to Dortmund is around 158 miles (255 km).

How long is the train to Dortmund from Saarbrücken?

The train time from Saarbrücken to Dortmund is on average 5 h 59 min  for the 158 miles (255 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Saarbrücken and Dortmund by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Saarbrücken and arrival train station in Dortmund?

When departing from Saarbrücken, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Saarbrücken Hbf, Saarbrücken and Saarbrücken Ost. When arriving in Dortmund, you can end your route in train stations like Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde.

Omio customers book a train from Saarbrücken Hbf   to Dortmund Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Saarbrücken? Where is the train station in Dortmund?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Saarbrücken Hbf, located approximately 0.6 miles (928 m) from the city center of Saarbrücken. The most popular arrival train station in Dortmund, called Dortmund Hbf, is located around 0.4 miles (560 m) away from its city center.

Which train providers can get me from Saarbrücken to Dortmund?

For the best Saarbrücken to Dortmund train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Saarbrücken to Dortmund to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many train services per day are there between Saarbrücken and Dortmund?

On average, there are 16 trains a day from Saarbrücken to Dortmund. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When does the first train depart from Saarbrücken to Dortmund? When does the last train depart from Saarbrücken to Dortmund?

You can take the first train from Saarbrücken to Dortmund at 5: 59 PM. The last train from Saarbrücken to Dortmund that you can take departs at 5: 59 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Saarbrücken to Dortmund schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

When should I book the Saarbrücken to Dortmund train for the best deals on tickets?

You can find trains to Dortmund from Saarbrücken to cost on average $29 (€24) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Saarbrücken to Dortmund train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Saarbrücken Hbf is the most popular Saarbrücken 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 Saarbrücken for your trip to Dortmund.