There are 10 ways to get from Dortmund to Berlin by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ic / ...

$90 - $140

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Rideshare  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Dortmund to Berlin 307.5 miles

$19 - $55

8 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Dortmund to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 038 / ...

$31 - $55

Train, bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bielefeld Hbf to Berlin

$51 - $112

Drive  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Dortmund to Berlin 309 miles

$65 - $95

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) DUS - TXL

$58 - $154

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Köln Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) CGN - TXL

$74 - $190

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Köln Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) CGN - SXF

$52 - $205

Fly Dortmund to Berlin Tegel  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) DTM - TXL

$56 - $262

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) FRA - TXL

$108 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dortmund to Berlin is to rideshare which costs 16€ - 45€ and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dortmund to Berlin is to train which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The distance between Dortmund and Berlin is 422 km. The road distance is 494.4 km.

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The train from Dortmund Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) takes 3 h 18 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dortmund to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Dortmund and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Berlin Hbf (tief). Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 18 min.

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What companies run services between Dortmund, Germany and Berlin, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Dortmund to Berlin hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $140 and the journey takes 3 h 18 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Dortmund to Berlin every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $50 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Dortmund to Berlin Tegel via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Dortmund to Berlin Tegel via Munich, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Dortmund to Berlin Tegel via Munich, Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Dortmund to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Dortmund to Berlin Tegel via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Dortmund to Berlin Tegel via Munich, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Dortmund to Berlin Tegel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Frankfurt to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$14 - $180
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dortmund to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bielefeld Hbf to Berlin
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Dortmund to Berlin
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $55
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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