There are 5 ways to get from Dortmund to Hamm by train, night train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Hamm(Westf) Ic / ...

$16 - $17

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Rideshare  •  52 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Dortmund to Hamm 27.2 miles

$3

3 alternative options

Night train  •  28 min

  1. Take the night train from Dortmund Hbf to Hamm Re1 / ...

$14 - $21

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dortmund to Hamm 26.7 miles

$110 - $130

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Dortmund to Hamm 26.7 miles

$5 - $9

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dortmund Hbf and arriving at Hamm(Westf). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between Dortmund and Hamm is 31 km. The road distance is 42.7 km.

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The best way to get from Dortmund to Hamm without a car is to train which takes 14 min and costs .

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The train from Dortmund Hbf to Hamm(Westf) takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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

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Dortmund to Hamm train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Hamm(Westf) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dortmund to Hamm is 43 km. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Dortmund to Hamm.

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There are 113+ hotels available in Hamm. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Dortmund and Hamm. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Dortmund to Hamm.
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  • Distance: 19.2 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Dortmund to Hamm hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $17 and the journey takes 14 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Hamm(Westf)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $17
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$16 - $17
Night train from Dortmund Hbf to Hamm(Westf)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Hamm
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $17
Schedules at
bahn.de
Second Class
$16 - $17
Night train from Dortmund Hbf to Hamm
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hauptbahnhof to Hamm Westfalen
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $17
Website
eurobahn.de
Second Class
$16 - $17
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Dortmund to Hamm
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Dortmund to Hamm
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Dein Taxi
Phone
+49 231/144444
Website
taxi-dortmund.de
Ekin döner Taxi
Phone
+49 231/828479

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