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

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Train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
  2. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Zwolle
  3. Take the train from Zwolle to Steenwijk

$52 - $82

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Train, bus, line 70 bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
  2. Take the bus from Apeldoorn, Station to Zwolle, Station/Uitstaphalte 202 / ...
  3. Take the line 70 bus from Zwolle, Busstation to Giethoorn, Kerkweg 70

$37 - $52

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf Hbf to Arnhem
  2. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Zwolle Intercity

$53 - $79

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Giethoorn 146.3 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, train  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Amsterdam (AMS) DUS - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Steenwijk

$95 - $305

Questions & Answers

The distance between Düsseldorf and Giethoorn is 176 km. The road distance is 234.1 km.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Giethoorn without a car is to train which takes 4 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Düsseldorf to Giethoorn, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Amsterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Düsseldorf to Giethoorn is 234 km. It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to drive from Düsseldorf to Giethoorn.

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KLM offers flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Amsterdam Airport.

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There are 336+ hotels available in Giethoorn. Prices start at $66 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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Map of how to get from Düsseldorf to Giethoorn.
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  • Distance: 109.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

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

You can take a train from Düsseldorf to Giethoorn via Arnhem Centraal, Zwolle, Steenwijk, and Steenwijk, Station in around 4 h 7 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
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 Dusseldorf Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
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 Arnhem Centraal to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Zwolle to Steenwijk
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Steenwijk
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Keolis Nederland
Phone
088 - 033 13 60
Website
keolis.nl
Bus from Apeldoorn, Station to Zwolle, Station/Uitstaphalte
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
keolis.nl
OV Regio IJsselmond
Phone
900 - 266 63 99
Website
ovregioijsselmond.nl
Bus from Zwolle, Busstation to Giethoorn, Kerkweg
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ovregioijsselmond.nl
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Düsseldorf Hbf to Arnhem
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de

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