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Geneva to Dortmund by train

  • First train
    04:53
  • Last train
    23:49
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    7hr 47m
  • Distance
    599 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    10
  • Avg. journey time
    10hr 36m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Geneva to Dortmund by train

Fast trains from Geneva to Dortmund take around 7 hours and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 599 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Geneva and Dortmund.

1. Are there direct trains from Geneva to Dortmund?

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

We usually find around 12 departures on the route from Geneva to Dortmund 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 14 departures.

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

The Geneva to Dortmund train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Dortmund is usually scheduled to depart Geneva around 04:53 and the last train is around 23:22. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Geneva around 04:53, and the last at 23:50.

When to book Geneva to Dortmund train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 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 Geneva to Dortmund by train.

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Which train companies operate between Geneva and Dortmund?

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

  • ABELLIO Rail NRW
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Regional-Express
  • TGV
  • Thalys
  • Train Express Regional

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.