There are 12 ways to get from Italy to Düsseldorf by plane, train, car train, car or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Milan Linate to Dusseldorf  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LIN - DUS

$48 - $210

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Fly Milan Bergamo to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) BGY - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf

$43 - $187

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Fly Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Dusseldorf (DUS) MXP - DUS

$49 - $214

Fly Naples to Dusseldorf  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Dusseldorf (DUS) NAP - DUS

$77 - $320

Fly Rome to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FCO - DUS

$68 - $264

Fly Bologna to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) BLQ - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf

$72 - $273

Train  •  13 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini Station to Milano Centrale Station Fr
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice

$249 - $428

Train, cartrain  •  19 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova Rv / ...
  3. Take the cartrain from Verona Porta Nuova to Düsseldorf Hbf

$105 - $234

Drive, cartrain  •  18 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Take the cartrain from Verona Porta Nuova to Düsseldorf Hbf UEX 1384

$141 - $250

Bus FlixBus  •  22 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Florence, Florence 510 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Düsseldorf N537

$81 - $148

Bus Eurolines FR  •  27 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Düsseldorf

$167 - $267

Drive  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Düsseldorf 904.4 miles

$210 - $320

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No, there is no direct bus from Italy to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from P.le Tiburtino and arriving at Düsseldorf via Rome and Florence, Florence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Italy station to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini Station and arriving at Düsseldorf Hbf via Milano Centrale, Basel SBB and Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 29 min.

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The distance between Italy and Düsseldorf is 1053 km. The road distance is 1447.1 km.

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The best way to get from Italy to Düsseldorf without a car is to train which takes 13 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Italy to Düsseldorf, including transfers.

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

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Italy to Düsseldorf train services, operated by ItaloTreno, arrive at Roma Termini Station.

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The best way to get from Italy to Düsseldorf is to fly which takes 4 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 13 h 29 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 22 h 16 min.

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The quickest flight from Milan Linate Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Italy to Düsseldorf.
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  • Distance: 658.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 27 min

What companies run services between Italy and Düsseldorf, Germany?

Alitalia, Lufthansa and Air France fly from Milan to Düsseldorf 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to Düsseldorf via Milano Centrale Station, Milano Centrale, Basel SBB, and Mannheim Hbf in around 13 h 29 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Bologna to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Bologna to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $240
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$25 - $240
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Naples to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Train operators
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
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 Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Tiburtina Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $19
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Verona Porta Nuova to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$69
Motorcycle
$115
Vehicle
$127
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 Rome to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence, Florence to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Rome, Largo Mazzoni to Florence, Parcheggio Villa Costanza
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Roma to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
16 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Italy to Düsseldorf is 1447 km. It takes approximately 13 h 32 min to drive from Italy to Düsseldorf.

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Alitalia, Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Italy to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 31 min and costs .

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