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Travel from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf by train in 42 minutes

If you want to know more about the journey from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf by train, look no further!

The average journey time from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf by train is 51 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 42 minutes. Around 40 trains per day travel the 16 miles (27 km) between these two destinations. You'll need to make 1 change along the way to Dortmund Hbf.

Book train tickets from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf in advance instead of buying them on the day and you'll snap up the cheapest fares. You can check prices from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf in our Journey Planner.

Ready to book? Start your search for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information, including our timetable where you can view first and last train times, as well as tips on how to find cheap train tickets.

Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf by train

Journey timeFrom 42m
Distance16 miles (27 km)
Frequency40 trains per day
First train00:13
Last train23:13
Departure stationEssen-Horst
Arrival stationDortmund Hbf
Changes1 change

Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf for Tuesday 1st February 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
10:13 11:03 50m, 1 change
10:43 11:35 52m, 1 change
11:13 12:05 52m, 1 change
11:43 12:35 52m, 1 change
12:13 13:03 50m, 1 change
12:43 13:35 52m, 1 change
13:13 14:05 52m, 1 change
13:43 14:35 52m, 1 change
14:13 15:03 50m, 1 change
14:43 15:35 52m, 1 change

Cheap train tickets from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf

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 Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf 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.

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Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf? 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 Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf take?

The average journey time by train between Essen-Horst and Dortmund Hbf is 51 minutes, with around 40 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 Essen-Horst and Dortmund Hbf by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf is 42 minutes.

Is there a direct train from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf?

No, there are no direct train services from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf. Travelling from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf leave?

The first train from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf leaves at 00:13. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf leave?

The last train from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf leaves at 23:13. 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 Essen-Horst and Dortmund Hbf by train?

Trains travelling from Essen-Horst to Dortmund Hbf cover a distance of around 16 miles (27 km) during the journey.

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If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Dortmund Hbf to Essen-Horst.

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