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Duration 3h 32m
Distance 491.2 km
Average price 70€
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Berlin Central Station and Dortmund takes 3h 32m and the fastest train takes 3h 18m. There is a train service every few hours from Berlin Central Station to Dortmund. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Berlin Hbf
  2. Dortmund
3h 23m
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23€ - 120€

Berlin Central Station to Dortmund train times

Trains run hourly between Berlin Central Station and Dortmund. The earliest departure is at 05:33 in the morning, and the last departure from Berlin Central Station is at 21:21 which arrives into Dortmund at 01:18. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 3h 32m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Berlin Central Station to Dortmund? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Dortmund Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 23m.

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The distance between Berlin Central Station and Dortmund is 419 km. The road distance is 491.2 km.

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Berlin Central Station to Dortmund train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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Berlin Central Station to Dortmund train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Dortmund Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Berlin Central Station and Dortmund?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Berlin Hbf to Dortmund Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 80€ - 120€ and the journey takes 3h 23m. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
80€ - 120€

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Flixtrain
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
23€ - 29€
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
23€ - 29€
Website
Flixtrain
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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