Book your Christmas and winter holiday trains. Read COVID-19 updates on European train services here. Buche deine Zugreise für Weihnachten und die Winterferien. Lies Coronavirus-Updates über Zugverbindungen in Europa hier. Réservez vos trains pour les vacances de Noël et d'hiver. Lisez notre page dédiée aux nouvelles sur le Covid-19 et les conditions de circulation en Europe ici. Prenota il tuo viaggio per Natale e le vacanze d’inverno. Leggi gli aggiornamenti COVID-19 sui servizi dei treni in Europa qui. Reservan sus trenes para las vacaciones de Navidad y del invierno. Lea las actualizaciones sobre COVID-19 y los servicios de trenes europeos aquí. Reservem seus trens de Natal e de inverno. Leia as atualizações sobre o Covid-19 e os serviços ferroviários europeus aqui.

Dortmund to Liège by train

  • First train
    04:45
  • Last train
    00:33
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 28m
  • Distance
    166 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    20
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 55m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Dortmund to Liège by train

Fast trains from Dortmund to Liège take around 2 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 166 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Dortmund and Liège.

1. Are there direct trains from Dortmund to Liège?

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

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Dortmund to Liège 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 25 departures.

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

The Dortmund to Liège train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Liège is usually scheduled to depart Dortmund around 05:37 and the last train is around 00:33. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Dortmund around 04:45, and the last at 23:45.

When to book Dortmund to Liège 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 Liège by train.

Help with booking alerts

Which train companies operate between Dortmund and Liège?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Regional-Express
  • Thalys

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Liège to Dortmund by train

Other journeys to Liège-Guillemins View all journeys to Liège-Guillemins

Buy train and bus tickets for UK and Europe - the easy way

  • Easy, fast and cheap
  • Pay in EUR, GBP, USD or CAD
  • Cheaper UK tickets with Pricehack

Subscribe to our newsletter

Subscribe to receive top tips, train news and travel inspiration straight to your inbox

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.