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There are 5 ways to get from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  2h 3m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS

€76 - €233

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Bus  •  2h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Duisburg central train station N20 / ...

€14 - €80

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Train  •  2h 36m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf Ice

€24 - €54

Train via Arnhem  •  3h 18m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Arnhem Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Duesseldorf Flughafen Re / ...

Drive  •  2h 13m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) 220.9 km

€27 - €40

Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) by train

The train journey time between Amsterdam and Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) is around 2h 37m and covers a distance of around 226 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 27m. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS), Deutsche Bahn Regional and National Express, the Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) train service departs from Amsterdam Centraal and arrives in Duesseldorf Flughafen Terminal. Typically 14 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 37m
Fastest train time:
2h 27m
Trains per week:
14
Cheapest price:
€24
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:38
Last train departs at:
18:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) train schedules

Netherlands → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Netherlands

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from Albania, Andorra, Australia, China, Falkland Islands, Hong Kong, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Netherlands

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Mayotte, French Guiana, Guadeloupe
Finland: Satakunta, Uusimaa, Varsinais-Suomi
Norway: Innlandet
Portugal: Azores, Madeira

This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Belgium, Denmark, France, Greece, Ireland, Latvia, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Germany

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Considerations leaving from Netherlands

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Germany from Netherlands is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, returning to Netherlands from Germany is currently allowed.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 22 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) is to drive which costs €27 - €40 and takes 2h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) is to fly which costs €75 - €240 and takes 2h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS). However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Duesseldorf Flughafen Terminal via Duesseldorf Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 36m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) is 177 km. The road distance is 220.9 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) without a car is to train which takes 2h 36m and costs €24 - €55.

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It takes approximately 2h 3m to get from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS), including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) is to fly which takes 2h 3m and costs €75 - €240. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €24 - €55 and takes 2h 36m, you could also bus, which costs €13 - €80 and takes 2h 54m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Duesseldorf Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS).
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  • Distance: 177.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 3m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Dusseldorf Airport (DUS), Germany?

KLM flies from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) 4 times a day. Alternatively, Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf every 4 hours. Tickets cost €22 - €50 and the journey takes 2h 12m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €340
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€22 - €50
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€22 - €30
1st Class
€35 - €50
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €30
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€13 - €19
1st Class
€22 - €30
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to D-Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Duisburg central train station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) is 221 km. It takes approximately 2h 13m to drive from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS).

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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There are 460+ hotels available in Dusseldorf Airport (DUS). Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs €6 - €13.

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