There are 7 ways to get from Bremen to Düsseldorf by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ic / ...

$60 - $90

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Rideshare  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bremen to Düsseldorf 179.9 miles

$14 - $27

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Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Bremen to Düsseldorf 074 / ...

$17 - $29

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Bremen to Düsseldorf 180.1 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Bremen to Dusseldorf  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BRE - DUS

$65 - $275

Train to Hamburg, fly to Dusseldorf  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Dusseldorf (DUS) HAM - DUS

$71 - $176

Fly Bremen to Frankfurt, train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Frankfurt (FRA) BRE - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Düsseldorf Hbf

$136 - $340

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bremen and arriving at Düsseldorf. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bremen Hbf and arriving at Düsseldorf Hbf. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 41 min.

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The distance between Bremen and Düsseldorf is 248 km. The road distance is 288.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bremen to Düsseldorf without a car is to train which takes 2 h 41 min and costs .

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The train from Bremen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf takes 2 h 41 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Bremen to Düsseldorf bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bremen station.

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Bremen to Düsseldorf train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Bremen Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Bremen to Düsseldorf is to train which takes 2 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 25 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 11 min.

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There is no direct flight from Bremen Airport to Dusseldorf Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Bremen to Düsseldorf bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Düsseldorf station.

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  • Distance: 155.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 41 min

What companies run services between Bremen, Germany and Düsseldorf, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Bremen to Düsseldorf every 2 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 2 h 41 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bremen to Düsseldorf twice daily. Tickets cost $17 - $29 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bremen to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Bremen to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Bremen to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Flights from Hamburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Bremen to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Bremen to Dusseldorf via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Bremen to Dusseldorf via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Hamburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bremen to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bremen to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bremen to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Dammtor
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bremen to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bremen to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Bremen to Düsseldorf train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Düsseldorf Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bremen to Düsseldorf is 288 km. It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to drive from Bremen to Düsseldorf.

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Air France, Swiss, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Bremen Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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Book your Bremen to Düsseldorf bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 1037+ hotels available in Düsseldorf. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Bremen and Düsseldorf. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Bremen to Bremen Airport is to line 6 tram which takes 10 min and costs .

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