Hamburg to Dortmund by train
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Travelling from Hamburg to Dortmund by train
Fast trains from Hamburg to Dortmund take around 2 hours and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 284 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hamburg and Dortmund.
1. Are there direct trains from Hamburg to Dortmund?
Direct trains from Hamburg to Dortmund have been found.
We usually find around 23 direct trains on the route from Hamburg to Dortmund every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 21 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Hamburg to Dortmund?
The Hamburg to Dortmund train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Hamburg to Dortmund train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Dortmund is usually scheduled to depart Hamburg around 04:38 and the last train is around 22:46.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Hamburg to Dortmund train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Hamburg to Dortmund are $23.77.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $35 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $38. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Hamburg to Dortmund train tickets?
Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 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 Hamburg to Dortmund by train.
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Which train companies operate between Hamburg and Dortmund?
More than one train company operates on the route from Hamburg to Dortmund, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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