There are 7 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Ice

$35 - $60

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 39 min

  1. 141.9 miles

$13 - $26

5 alternative options

Train Abellio Rail NRW  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Stoptrein RE19 / ...
  2. Intercity / ...

$44 - $69

Bus FlixBus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. 068 / ...

$13 - $23

Bus Eurolines DE  •  4 h 55 min

$48 - $64

Drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. 143.2 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  2 h 21 min

  1. DUS - AMS

$81 - $269

What companies run services between Düsseldorf, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h 29 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Abellio Rail NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
abellio.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Arnhem to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Düsseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Amstel
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $26
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Düsseldorf and Amsterdam is 182 km. The road distance is 229 km.

The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam is to rideshare which costs 11€ - 22€ and takes 2 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam is to drive which takes 2 h 14 min and costs 29€ - 45€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Düsseldorf Hbf and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

The train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal takes 2 h 29 min including transfers and departs three times a day.