Duration 3h 37m
Distance 404.9 km
Average price 100€
Frequency 4/week

Trip overview

The train between Dortmund and Lübeck takes 3h 37m. The train runs, on average, 4 times per week from Dortmund to Lübeck. 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. Dortmund Hbf
  2. Lübeck
3h 36m
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75€ - 110€

Dortmund to Lübeck train times

Trains run once daily between Dortmund and Lübeck. The service departs Dortmund at 09:24 in the morning, which arrives into Lübeck at 13:01. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 3h 37m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Luebeck Hbf. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 36m.

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The distance between Dortmund and Lübeck is 340 km. The road distance is 404.9 km.

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Dortmund to Lübeck train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Dortmund Hbf station.

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Dortmund to Lübeck train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Luebeck Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Dortmund and Lübeck?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity operates a train from Dortmund Hbf to Luebeck Hbf once daily. Tickets cost 75€ - 110€ and the journey takes 3h 36m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75€ - 110€

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 Dortmund Hbf to Luebeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 90€

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 Dortmund Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Luebeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Deutsche Bahn

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