Ulm to Dortmund by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 30m
  • Distance
    391 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 14m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Ulm to Dortmund by train

Fast trains from Ulm to Dortmund take around 4 hours and 30 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 391 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ulm and Dortmund.

1. Are there direct trains from Ulm to Dortmund?

Direct trains from Ulm to Dortmund have been found.

We usually find around 14 direct trains on the route from Ulm to Dortmund every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 17 departures.

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

The Ulm to Dortmund train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 30 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Dortmund is usually scheduled to depart Ulm around 06:49 and the last train is around 16:50. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Ulm around 04:40, and the last at 18:50.

When to book Ulm 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 Ulm to Dortmund by train.

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Which train companies operate between Ulm and Dortmund?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • 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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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.