Directions from Bologna to Düsseldorf

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Recommended option

Fly Bologna to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BLQ - DUS

$61 - $193

Cheapest option

Fly Bologna to Eindhoven, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Eindhoven (EIN) BLQ - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Düsseldorf Hbf

$47 - $280

9 alternative options

Fly Bologna to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  4 h 35 min

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

$79 - $295

Fly Bologna to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 20 min

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

$121 - $383

Train to Venice, fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Dusseldorf (DUS) VCE - DUS

$74 - $276

Train to Verona, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) VRN - CGN

$100 - $337

Train  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale Fr
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ec
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice

$225 - $371

Train, car train  •  16 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova Fa / ...
  2. Take the car train from Verona Porta Nuova to Düsseldorf Hbf

$129 - $177

Bus  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Düsseldorf N422

$70 - $120

Bus, train  •  18 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna to Liege
  2. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Düsseldorf Hbf Tha

$117 - $164

Drive  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Düsseldorf 678.5 miles

$160 - $240

What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Düsseldorf, Germany?

Lufthansa, Air France and 11 other airlines fly from Bologna to Düsseldorf hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bologna to Düsseldorf via Milano Centrale, Basel SBB, and Mannheim Hbf in around 11 h 16 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Bologna to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Bologna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Bologna to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Flights from Venice to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Venice to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Verona to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Venice to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
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
Flights from Venice to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Verona to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Venice to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
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 Bologna to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $350
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Venice to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Bologna to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
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 Mannheim Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$16 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $40
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne, Cologne central station to Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
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
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
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
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bologna and Düsseldorf is 822 km. The road distance is 1086 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Düsseldorf is to fly which costs 50€ - 170€ and takes 5 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Bologna to Düsseldorf is to fly and train which takes 4 h 35 min and costs 65€ - 250€.

No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Düsseldorf Hbf via Milano Centrale, Basel SBB and Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 16 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bologna, Bologna and arriving at Düsseldorf. Services depart six times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 17 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Bologna to Düsseldorf, including transfers.