There are 5 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Genk by bus, train or car

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Bus, line 45 bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Maastricht 180
  2. Take the line 45 bus from Maastricht Station perron D to Genk Shopping Center perron 2 45

$10 - $14

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Train, line 45 bus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf ZOB to Maastricht station
  2. Take the line 45 bus from Maastricht Station perron D to Genk Shopping Center perron 2 45

$26 - $38

Train  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf to Liege-Guillemins
  2. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Hasselt L / ...

$58 - $87

Train, line 350 bus, line 45 bus  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen, Rothe Erde Bf Re1
  2. Take the line 350 bus from Aachen, Elisenbrunnen to Maastricht, Station Perron C 350
  3. Take the line 45 bus from Maastricht Station perron D to Genk Shopping Center perron 2 45

$39 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Genk 70.9 miles

$14 - $22

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Düsseldorf to Genk. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Genk Shopping Center perron 2 via Maastricht Station perron D. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Düsseldorf to Genk. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Genk via Liege-Guillemins and Hasselt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Genk is 94 km. The road distance is 113.4 km.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Genk without a car is to bus and line 45 bus which takes 3 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Düsseldorf to Genk, including transfers.

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

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Düsseldorf to Genk train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Düsseldorf station.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Genk is to bus and line 45 bus which takes 3 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 52 min.

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Düsseldorf to Genk bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Genk Shopping Center perron 2 station.

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Düsseldorf to Genk train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Hasselt station.

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Map of how to get from Düsseldorf to Genk.
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  • Distance: 58.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 7 min

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

You can take a bus from Düsseldorf to Genk via Maastricht and Maastricht Station perron D in around 3 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Düsseldorf to Genk via Liege-Guillemins and Hasselt in around 3 h 52 min.

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 ZOB to Maastricht station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Düsseldorf to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen, Rothe Erde Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Schedules at
bahn.de
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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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Maastricht Station perron D to Genk Shopping Center perron 2
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Aachen, Elisenbrunnen to Maastricht, Station Perron C
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
arriva.nl

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Yes, the driving distance between Düsseldorf to Genk is 113 km. It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to drive from Düsseldorf to Genk.

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