Duration 4h 52m
Distance 418.5 km
Average price 70€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dortmund and Leipzig takes 4h 52m and the fastest train takes 4h 49m. The train service runs several times per day from Dortmund to Leipzig. 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. Leipzig
4h 46m
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24€ - 120€

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Leipzig Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 46m.

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The distance between Dortmund and Leipzig is 341 km. The road distance is 418.5 km.

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

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

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What companies run services between Dortmund and Leipzig?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity operates a train from Dortmund Hbf to Leipzig Hbf every 4 hours. Tickets cost 85€ - 120€ and the journey takes 4h 46m. Flixtrain also services this route 3 times a day.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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 Dortmund Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 29€
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Dortmund, Dortmund central station to Leipzig, Leipzig central train station
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 29€
Website
Flixtrain

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