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Dortmund to Amsterdam by train

  • First train
    04:23
  • Last train
    23:45
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 41m
  • Distance
    200 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    39
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 28m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Dortmund to Amsterdam by train

Fast trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam take around 2 hours and 41 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 200 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Dortmund and Amsterdam.

1. Are there direct trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam?

Journeys between Dortmund and Amsterdam usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 41 departures on the route from Dortmund to Amsterdam every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 58 departures.

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

The Dortmund to Amsterdam train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 41 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Amsterdam is usually scheduled to depart Dortmund around 04:45 and the last train is around 23:45. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Dortmund around 04:13, and the last at 00:41.

When to book Dortmund to Amsterdam train tickets?

Trains for this journey 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 Dortmund to Amsterdam by train.

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Which train companies operate between Dortmund and Amsterdam?

More than one train company operates on the route from Dortmund to Amsterdam, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • ABELLIO Rail NRW
  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • S-Bahn
  • Thalys

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

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

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.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.