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There are 4 ways to get from Brussels to Düsseldorf by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 13m

  1. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf

$70 - $100

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Bus FlixBus  •  3h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Düsseldorf 081 / ...

$7 - $20

2 alternative options

Bus Jetbus  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Zaventem Airport Bus Stop to Dusseldorf Train Station Ras 9801

Drive  •  1h 58m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Düsseldorf 127.4 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Düsseldorf is to bus which costs 6€ - 17€ and takes 3h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Düsseldorf is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 1h 58m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station station and arriving at Düsseldorf. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brussels - Midi and arriving at Düsseldorf. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 13m.

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The distance between Brussels and Düsseldorf is 175 km. The road distance is 203.8 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Düsseldorf without a car is to train which takes 2h 13m and costs 60€ - 90€.

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The train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf takes 2h 13m including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Brussels to Düsseldorf bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Brussels to Düsseldorf train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Brussels - Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Düsseldorf is to train which takes 2h 13m and costs 60€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 6€ - 17€ and takes 3h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Düsseldorf.
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  • Distance: 109.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 13m

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Düsseldorf, Germany?

Thalys operates a train from Brussels to Düsseldorf 4 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $100 and the journey takes 2h 13m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Düsseldorf twice daily. Tickets cost $11 - $20 and the journey takes 3h 20m. Ouibus also services this route 3 times a week.

Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
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 Brussels, Brussels-North station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Jetbus
Website
rheinjet.de
Bus from Brussels Zaventem Airport Bus Stop to Dusseldorf Train Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
rheinjet.de

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

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Brussels to Düsseldorf train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Düsseldorf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Düsseldorf is 204 km. It takes approximately 1h 58m to drive from Brussels to Düsseldorf.

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