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

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Fly Dusseldorf to Friedrichshafen  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) DUS - FDH

$90 - $412

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Bus  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Freiburg 011 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Freiburg to Friedrichshafen 001

$38 - $63

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Train to Frankfurt, fly to Friedrichshafen  •  3 h 29 min

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

$131 - $370

Fly Dusseldorf to Stuttgart, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Stuttgart (STR) DUS - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt

$103 - $229

Train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Ulm Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt Ire / ...

$123 - $175

Train via Stuttgart Hbf  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt Ire / ...

$119 - $177

Train #2  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt Ic

$110 - $170

Bus, train  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Stuttgart
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt Ire / ...

$60 - $99

Train, drive  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf Ice
  2. Drive from Aschaffenburg Hbf to Friedrichshafen

$107 - $155

Drive  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Friedrichshafen 364.1 miles

$75 - $120

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No, there is no direct bus from Düsseldorf to Friedrichshafen. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Friedrichshafen via Freiburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Düsseldorf Hbf and arriving at Friedrichshafen Stadt. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 27 min.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Friedrichshafen is 442 km. The road distance is 582.6 km.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Friedrichshafen without a car is to train which takes 5 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Düsseldorf to Friedrichshafen, including transfers.

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Düsseldorf to Friedrichshafen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Düsseldorf station.

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Düsseldorf to Friedrichshafen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Düsseldorf Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Friedrichshafen is to fly which takes 2 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 3 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 11 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Friedrichshafen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Düsseldorf to Friedrichshafen.
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  • Distance: 276.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

What companies run services between Düsseldorf, Germany and Friedrichshafen, Germany?

British Airways and Lufthansa fly from Düsseldorf to Friedrichshafen twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Düsseldorf to Friedrichshafen via Ulm Hbf in around 5 h 3 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Friedrichshafen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aschaffenburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
deinbus.de
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 Düsseldorf to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Düsseldorf to Friedrichshafen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Friedrichshafen Stadt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Düsseldorf to Friedrichshafen is 583 km. It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to drive from Düsseldorf to Friedrichshafen.

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British Airways and Lufthansa offer flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Friedrichshafen Airport.

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Book your Düsseldorf to Friedrichshafen bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 1008+ hotels available in Friedrichshafen. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Dusseldorf Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs .

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