How to travel from Dortmund to Mainz

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from Dortmund to Mainz

You can get from Dortmund to Mainz by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Dortmund to Mainz on May 18 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:36PMDortmund Hbf2h42 10:18PMMainz Hbf
2 transfers
08:27PMDortmund Hbf3h12 11:39PMMainz Hbf
0 transfers
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06:35PMDortmund Hbf3h07 09:42PMMainz Hbf
1 transfer
07:51AMDortmund Hbf3h20 11:11AMMainz Hbf
0 transfers
10:36AMDortmund Hbf3h03 01:39PMMainz Hbf
1 transfer

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Travel Information between Dortmund and Mainz

distanceDistance111 miles (179 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $14 (€13) • 3 h 3 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn

Travel 111 miles (179 km) by train from Dortmund to Mainz. Deutsche Bahn is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct train from Dortmund to Mainz.

Travel Tips: Travel from Dortmund to Mainz

Travel to Mainz 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 Dortmund to Mainz.

Travel Dortmund to Mainz by train.

The fastest way to travel to Mainz from Dortmund is by train, which requires on average 3 h 3 min   of travel time.

The distance is approximately 111 miles (179 km) from Dortmund to Mainz.

The average frequency per day from Dortmund to Mainz is:

  • 12 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Mainz from Dortmund as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Dortmund to Mainz:

  • Most travelers take a train from Dortmund Hbf to Mainz Hbf.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Dortmund to Mainz, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Mainz by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Dortmund to Mainz for $14 (€13).

Yes, there is a direct route available from Dortmund to Mainz:

  • You can find around 12 direct trains per day and travel with Deutsche Bahn.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Mainz as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Mainz from Dortmund.

Many of our customers traveling from Dortmund to Mainz don't make Mainz their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Mainz are Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Cologne, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Mainz to any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Dortmund to Mainz, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A train ticket is costing on average $14 (€13) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Dortmund to Mainz tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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