TrenitaliaItaloThello
Route overview
Avg. journey time14h 32m
Fare range€67-€269
Distance685km
Train operatorsMeridian, ÖBB, RailJet, Thalys,
First & last trains
First train departs at05:25
Last train departs at20:44
Fastest journey
Fastest route11h 55m
Changes2 changes
Stations
Origin StationCologne
Destination StationDortmund Hbf

Train times for Tue 29 May

09:22
22:21
Cologne
Dortmund Hbf
12h 59m
4 changes
09:44
22:02
Cologne
Dortmund Hbf
12h 18m
5 changes
10:22
23:20
Cologne
Dortmund Hbf
12h 58m
5 changes
10:22
00:26
Cologne
Dortmund Hbf
14h 04m
4 changes
13:22
01:56
Cologne
Dortmund Hbf
12h 34m
5 changes

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Cologne to Dortmund Hbf?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Cologne to Dortmund Hbf is €66.6. To buy train tickets from Cologne to Dortmund Hbf for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Cologne to Dortmund Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Cologne and Dortmund Hbf is 14 hours and 32 minutes and the fastest journey time is 11 hours and 55 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 20 trains per day travelling from Cologne to Dortmund Hbf. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Cologne to Dortmund Hbf?

The first train from Cologne to Dortmund Hbf departs at 05:25. The last train from Cologne to Dortmund Hbf departs at 20:44. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Cologne and Dortmund Hbf?

No, it is not possible to travel from Cologne to Dortmund Hbf without having to change trains. To travel from Cologne to Dortmund Hbf will require a minimum of 2 changes. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Cologne?

By train, of course. See trains from Dortmund Hbf to Cologne.

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Cologne to Dortmund Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 29/05/2018. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 21/02/2018 for travel on 26/02/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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