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There are 10 ways to get from Düsseldorf central station to Bad Frankenhausen by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Frankfurt am Main  •  6h 22m

  1. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Heldrungen Re

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Train  •  7h 15m

  1. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Kassel Bahnhof Wilhelmshöhe to Berga-Kelbra Re9 / ...

Bus, train  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the bus from D-Worringer Platz,W57 to Erfurt, Busbahnhof 020
  2. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Heldrungen Re10 / ...

Train #2  •  8h 3m

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Lippstadt 41
  2. Take the train from Lippstadt, Bustreff Bahnhof to Erfurt Hbf 51
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Heldrungen Re

Drive  •  3h 25m

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf central station to Bad Frankenhausen 378 km

Fly to Leipzig, train  •  5h 24m

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Leipzig (LEJ) DUS - LEJ
  2. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Heldrungen

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7h 15m

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DUS - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Heldrungen

Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  6h 28m

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Nuremberg (NUE) DUS - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Heldrungen

Fly to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, train  •  7h 1m

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) DUS - BER
  2. Take the train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Erfurt Hbf
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Heldrungen

Fly to Dresden, train  •  7h 36m

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Dresden (DRS) DUS - DRS
  2. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Erfurt Hbf
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Heldrungen

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The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf central station to Bad Frankenhausen is to drive which costs €40 - €65 and takes 3h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf central station to Bad Frankenhausen is to drive which costs €40 - €65 and takes 3h 25m.

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The distance between Düsseldorf central station and Bad Frankenhausen is 300 km. The road distance is 378 km.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf central station to Bad Frankenhausen without a car is to train via Frankfurt am Main which takes 6h 22m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 22m to get from Düsseldorf central station to Bad Frankenhausen, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Leipzig Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Düsseldorf central station to Bad Frankenhausen is 378 km. It takes approximately 3h 25m to drive from Düsseldorf central station to Bad Frankenhausen.

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Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Leipzig Airport.

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There are 10+ hotels available in Bad Frankenhausen. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf central station to Dusseldorf Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs €2 - €4.

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Map of how to get from Düsseldorf central station to Bad Frankenhausen.
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  • Distance: 299.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 22m

What companies run services between Düsseldorf central station, Germany and Bad Frankenhausen, Germany?

You can take a train from Düsseldorf central station to Bad Frankenhausen via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Erfurt Hbf, Heldrungen, and Heldrungen, Bf. in around 6h 22m.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Leipzig
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €500
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €240
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €250
Flights from Dusseldorf to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €250
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €450
Flights from Dusseldorf to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €450
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €290
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €350
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €350
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €470
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €470
Flights from Dusseldorf to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €380
Flights from Dusseldorf to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €600
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €70
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Lippstadt, Bustreff Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Lippstadt, Bustreff Bahnhof to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€55 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
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
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Heldrungen
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Train from Kassel Bahnhof Wilhelmshöhe to Berga-Kelbra
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Train from Halle to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
ABELLIO Rail Mitteldeutschland GmbH
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Heldrungen
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Abellio
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshoehe to Berga-Kelbra
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Abellio
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Abellio NRW
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Lippstadt
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
Flixtrain
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from D-Worringer Platz,W57 to Erfurt, Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€21 - €26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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