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There are 4 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Gladbeck by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Essen Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Essen Hauptbahnhof to GLA West Bf Re14 / ...

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Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Düsseldorf to Gladbeck 54.7 km

130€ - 160€

2 alternative options

Line 027 bus, bus  •  2h 1m

  1. Take the line 027 bus from Düsseldorf to Essen 027 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Essen Hauptbahnhof to BOT ZOB Berliner Platz
  3. Take the bus from BOT ZOB Berliner Platz to Gladbeck Wittringer Schule 259

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Gladbeck 54.7 km

6€ - 10€

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The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Gladbeck is to drive which costs 6€ - 10€ and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Gladbeck is to taxi which costs 130€ - 160€ and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Düsseldorf to Gladbeck. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Gladbeck Wittringer Schule via Essen Hauptbahnhof and BOT ZOB Berliner Platz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 1m.

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No, there is no direct train from Düsseldorf to Gladbeck. However, there are services departing from Duesseldorf Hbf and arriving at GLA West Bf via Essen Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Gladbeck is 41 km. The road distance is 54.7 km.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Gladbeck without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Düsseldorf to Gladbeck, including transfers.

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

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Düsseldorf to Gladbeck train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Duesseldorf Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Gladbeck is to train which takes 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 027 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2h 1m.

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  • Distance: 41.5 km
  • Duration: 53 min

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

You can take a train from Düsseldorf to Gladbeck via Essen Hbf and Essen Hauptbahnhof in around 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Düsseldorf to Gladbeck via Essen, Essen Hauptbahnhof, and BOT ZOB Berliner Platz in around 2h 1m.

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 Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Essen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
National Express Rail
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Essen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
VRR
Phone
+49 209 1584-0
Email
info@vrr.de
Website
vrr.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Essen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€
Website
VRR
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Essen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Train from Essen Hauptbahnhof to GLA West Bf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
18€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Thalys
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station to Essen, Essen central station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
Flixtrain
ABELLIO Rail
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
NordWestBahn
Phone
01806 / 600161
Email
dialog@nordwestbahn.de
Website
nordwestbahn.de
Train from Essen Hauptbahnhof to GLA West Bf
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
nordwestbahn.de
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Essen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
BVR Busverkehr Rheinland GmbH
Phone
01806 607085
Email
dbregiobusnrw@deutschebahn.com
Website
rheinlandbus.de
Bus from Essen Hauptbahnhof to BOT ZOB Berliner Platz
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 6€
Website
BVR Busverkehr Rheinland GmbH
Vestische Strassenbahnen GmbH
Phone
49 (0) 2366 186 - 0
Email
info@vestische.de
Website
vestische.de
Bus from Essen Hauptbahnhof to BOT ZOB Berliner Platz
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Vestische Strassenbahnen GmbH
Bus from BOT ZOB Berliner Platz to Gladbeck Wittringer Schule
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Vestische Strassenbahnen GmbH
STOAG Stadtwerke Oberhausen GmbH
Phone
01806 504030
Website
stoag.de
Bus from BOT ZOB Berliner Platz to Gladbeck Wittringer Schule
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
STOAG Stadtwerke Oberhausen GmbH
Other operators
Taxi from Düsseldorf to Gladbeck
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
130€ - 160€
Taxi Düsseldorf eG
Phone
+49 211/33333
Michael Gerst Taxibetrieb
Phone
+49 211/327760
Kinder-Taxi
Phone
+49 211/2601307
DGS GmbH
Phone
+49 211 99 22 000
Website
dgs-grossraumtaxi.de

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Düsseldorf to Gladbeck bus services, operated by Vestische Strassenbahnen GmbH, arrive at Gladbeck Wittringer Schule station.

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Düsseldorf to Gladbeck train services, operated by NordWestBahn, arrive at GLA West Bf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Düsseldorf to Gladbeck is 55 km. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Düsseldorf to Gladbeck.

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