Duration 5h 7m
Distance 403.8 km
Average price 110€
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dortmund and Ludwigsburg takes 5h 7m and the fastest train takes 4h 29m. The train service runs several times per day from Dortmund to Ludwigsburg. 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 via Stuttgart Hbf

  1. Dortmund Hbf
  2. Ludwigsburg
3h 47m
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88€ - 138€

Dortmund to Ludwigsburg train times

Trains run every three hours between Dortmund and Ludwigsburg. The earliest departure is at 06:37 in the morning, and the last departure from Dortmund is at 20:56 which arrives into Ludwigsburg at 04:57. All services require a transfer at STUTTGART HBF and take an average of 5h 7m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Ludwigsburg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 9m.

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The distance between Dortmund and Ludwigsburg is 316 km. The road distance is 403.8 km.

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

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Dortmund to Ludwigsburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Stuttgart Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Dortmund and Ludwigsburg?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Dortmund Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf every 3 hours. Tickets cost 85€ - 120€ and the journey takes 3h 34m. Deutsche Bahn Intercity also services this route 3 times a day.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 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 Dortmund Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Ludwigsburg
Ave. Duration
6h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
85€ - 130€

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 Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
85€ - 130€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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