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Duration 2h 35m
Distance 144.2 km
Average price 55€
Frequency 20/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dortmund and Nijmegen takes 2h 35m and the fastest train takes 2h 1m. There is a train service every few hours from Dortmund to Nijmegen. 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. Duisburg Hbf
  3. Nijmegen
2h 40m
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34€ - 126€

Dortmund to Nijmegen train times

Trains run hourly between Dortmund and Nijmegen. The service departs Dortmund at 21:58 at night, which arrives into Nijmegen at 00:49. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 35m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Dortmund to Nijmegen. However, there are services departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Nijmegen via Duisburg Hbf and Arnhem Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 40m.

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The distance between Dortmund and Nijmegen is 117 km. The road distance is 144.2 km.

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

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Dortmund to Nijmegen train services, operated by Abellio, arrive at Arnhem Centraal station.

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What companies run services between Dortmund and Nijmegen?

You can take a train from Dortmund to Nijmegen via Duisburg Hbf and Arnhem Centraal in around 2h 40m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
18€ - 25€

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 Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Abellio
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Abellio
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Train from Oberhausen Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Abellio NRW
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW

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