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Dortmund - Amsterdam Train Schedule
There are 55 daily trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam. Traveling by train from Dortmund to Amsterdam usually takes around 4 hours and 53 minutes, but the fastest DB Intercity-Express train can make the trip in 2 hours and 42 minutes.
|Distance||124 mi (200 km)|
|Fastest train||2h 42m|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn|
Which train should you take from Dortmund to Amsterdam?
There are 4 train lines with service from Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia to Amsterdam, North Holland. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 41 trains each day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|DB Intercity||2||5h 17m||$43.07|
|DB Intercity-Express||4||3h 16m||$71.87|
|Deutsche Bahn||41||4h 58m||$68.07|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||20||5h 0m||$69.88|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Dortmund to Amsterdam during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
Can you take a train all the way from Dortmund to Amsterdam?
How long is the train journey from Dortmund to Amsterdam?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Dortmund to Amsterdam are the most crowded on Sunday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Dortmund at 12:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Dortmund to Amsterdam?
There are 55 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
Where is the train station in Dortmund?
Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 15 stops and stations in Dortmund where you can board the train.
Train stations in Dortmund:
Dortmund Central Station
Where is the train station in Amsterdam?
Amsterdam has one train station.
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