Brussels to Dortmund by train

  • First train
    09:23
  • Last train
    19:28
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 8m
  • Distance
    231 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    6
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 24m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Brussels to Dortmund by train

Fast trains from Brussels to Dortmund take around 3 hours and 8 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 231 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Brussels and Dortmund.

1. Are there direct trains from Brussels to Dortmund?

Direct trains from Brussels to Dortmund have been found.

We usually find around 7 direct trains on the route from Brussels to Dortmund every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 6 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Brussels to Dortmund?

The Brussels to Dortmund train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 8 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Brussels to Dortmund train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Dortmund is usually scheduled to depart Brussels around 09:25 and the last train is around 19:28. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Brussels around 09:23, and the last at 19:28.

When to book Brussels to Dortmund train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Brussels to Dortmund by train.

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Which train companies operate between Brussels and Dortmund?

Thalys is the train company that operates on the route from Brussels to Dortmund.

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

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Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

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