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Duration 10h 11m
Distance 412 km
Average price 300€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Dover and Recklinghausen takes 10h 11m and the fastest train takes 7h 9m. There is at least one train per day from Dover to Recklinghausen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Ashford International Eurostar
  2. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Duisburg Hbf
  4. Recklinghausen
7h 26m
179€ - 565€

Dover to Recklinghausen train times

Trains run once daily between Dover and Recklinghausen. The service departs Dover at 07:42 in the morning, which arrives into Recklinghausen at 15:57. All services require a transfer, and take on average 10h 11m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct train from Dover to Recklinghausen. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory and arriving at Recklinghausen Hbf via Ashford International Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Duisburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 26m.

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The distance between Dover and Recklinghausen is 412 km.

Dover to Recklinghausen train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Ashford International Eurostar station.

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Dover to Recklinghausen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Recklinghausen Hbf station.

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Recklinghausen is 1h ahead of Dover. It is currently 2:00 AM in Dover and 3:00 AM in Recklinghausen.

There are 563+ hotels available in Recklinghausen. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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