There are 10 ways to get from Athens to Düsseldorf by plane, train, bus, car ferry, car train or car

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

Recommended option

Fly to Dusseldorf  •  6 h 18 min

  1. ATH - DUS

$90 - $300

9 alternative options

Fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  6 h 39 min

  1. ATH - CGN

$92 - $342

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 24 min

  1. ATH - FRA

$140 - $410

Fly to Eindhoven, train  •  8 h 46 min

  1. ATH - EIN

$116 - $397

Bus, train  •  30 h 37 min

  1. Rex
  2. Ice
  3. Ice

$293 - $406

Bus Korona Travel  •  35 h 48 min

  1. Rj / ...

$153 - $196

Bus, car ferry, train, car train  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Fr / ...

$262 - $536

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  2 days 8 h

$97 - $138

Drive, train  •  26 h 16 min

  1. Ec / ...
  2. Ice

$432 - $633

Drive  •  25 h 18 min

  1. 1629.7 miles

$390 - $600

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Düsseldorf, Germany?

Aegean Airlines, Eurowings and 11 other airlines fly from Athens to Düsseldorf hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Düsseldorf via Brno, Brno Zvonarka, Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport, and Kolín n. R./Bonn letiště, Terminal 2 in around 35 h 48 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Athens to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Athens to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Athens to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Athens to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Athens to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Athens to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Athens to Cologne/Bonn Apt via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Athens to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Bologna
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Athens to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Flights from Athens to Frankfurt via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Flights from Athens to Eindhoven via Chania
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Athens to Eindhoven via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $290
Flights from Athens to Eindhoven via Krakow
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Athens to Eindhoven via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Athens to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Dusseldorf via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Athens to Dusseldorf via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Frankfurt via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Athens to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Athens to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Athens to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Athens to Dusseldorf via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Athens to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Athens to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Dusseldorf via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Athens to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Athens to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Athens to Frankfurt via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Athens to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Wien to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Ost to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Venlo
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
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 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$106
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Brno
Ave. Duration
20 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$106
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Brno Zvonarka to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Kolín n. R./Bonn letiště, Terminal 2 to Düsseldorf, Hbf., Worringer Str.
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
flixbus.co.uk
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Athens Pedion Areos to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
KTEL Attikis
Phone
210 88 08 000
Email
info@ktelattikis.gr
Website
ktelattikis.gr
Bus from Athens - Pedion Areos to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ktelattikis.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Venezia
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$99 - $101
Aircraft-type seats
$120 - $123
2 bed inside cabin
$317 - $320
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Athens and Düsseldorf is 1982 km. The road distance is 2608 km.

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Düsseldorf is to bus which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 2 days 8 h.

The quickest way to get from Athens to Düsseldorf is to fly which takes 6 h 18 min and costs 75€ - 260€.

No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Düsseldorf, Hbf., Worringer Str. via Brno Zvonarka and Kolín n. R./Bonn letiště, Terminal 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 48 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 18 min to get from Athens to Düsseldorf, including transfers.