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About the train journey from Dortmund to Bocholt

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The train from Dortmund to Bocholt usually takes 2 hours 22 minutes on average to travel 42 miles (68 km), although the quickest services can take as little as 2 hours 11 minutes. You can expect to find 18 trains per day running on this popular route. As there aren’t any direct services running between Dortmund and Bocholt, you’ll need to make 2 changes on your way to Bocholt.

To help you get the best train deals, we'll highlight the cheapest train ticket prices from Dortmund to Bocholt in our Journey Planner. Just remember, the sooner you book your tickets, the more you'll save, as advance tickets start from €19.90.

Keep reading for more information about the train journey to Bocholt, including FAQs, timetables with first and last train times and tips on booking cheap train tickets. If you’re ready to book, just start a search for tickets with us today.

Dortmund to Bocholt by train

It takes an average of 2h 22m to travel from Dortmund to Bocholt by train, over a distance of around 42 miles (68 km). There are normally 18 trains per day travelling from Dortmund to Bocholt and tickets for this journey start from €19.90 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 2h 11m
PriceFrom €19.90
Distance42 miles (68 km)
Frequency18 trains per day
First train00:46
Last train20:33
Departure stationDortmund
Arrival stationBocholt
Changes2 changes

Dortmund to Bocholt train times

Check out the next trains departing from Dortmund to Bocholt for Tuesday 2nd November 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
06:33 08:47 2h 14m, 2 changes
07:36 09:47 2h 11m, 2 changes
08:33 10:47 2h 14m, 2 changes
09:33 11:47 2h 14m, 2 changes
10:33 12:47 2h 14m, 2 changes
11:36 13:47 2h 11m, 2 changes
12:33 14:47 2h 14m, 2 changes
13:33 15:47 2h 14m, 2 changes
14:33 16:47 2h 14m, 2 changes
15:33 17:47 2h 14m, 2 changes

Cheap train tickets from Dortmund to Bocholt

The price of train tickets from Dortmund to Bocholt starts at €19.90 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Dortmund to Bocholt by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Dortmund to Bocholt? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Dortmund to Bocholt take?

The average journey time by train between Dortmund and Bocholt is 2 hours and 22 minutes, with around 18 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Dortmund and Bocholt by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Dortmund to Bocholt is 2 hours and 11 minutes.

How much does the train from Dortmund to Bocholt cost?

Train ticket prices from Dortmund to Bocholt can start from as little as €19.90 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Dortmund to Bocholt?

No, there are no direct train services from Dortmund to Bocholt. Travelling from Dortmund to Bocholt by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Dortmund to Bocholt leave?

The first train from Dortmund to Bocholt leaves at 00:46. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Dortmund to Bocholt leave?

The last train from Dortmund to Bocholt leaves at 20:33. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Dortmund and Bocholt by train?

Trains travelling from Dortmund to Bocholt cover a distance of around 42 miles (68 km) during the journey.

The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Dortmund to Bocholt for a typical week day using timetable data for 11/02/2021. 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 06/20/2021 for travel on 06/20/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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