There are 7 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Lübeck by train, bus, 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  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Hkx / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re / ...

$4 - $35

6 alternative options

Train via Duisburg Hauptbahnhof  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Duisburg, Duisburg central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station Flx20
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re / ...

Bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Lübeck 074

$30 - $50

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Lübeck 288.8 miles

$60 - $90

Fly from Dusseldorf, train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Hamburg (HAM) DUS - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$60 - $179

Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) CGN - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$78 - $235

Train to Frankfurt, fly, train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hamburg (HAM) FRA - HAM
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$119 - $361

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

You can take a train from Düsseldorf to Lübeck via Hamburg Hbf in around 4 h 32 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Düsseldorf to Lübeck once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 8 h 20 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $3,300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $3,300
Train operators
Flixtrain
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Duisburg, Duisburg central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Düsseldorf to Lübeck?

The distance between Düsseldorf and Lübeck is 396 km. The road distance is 462 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Lübeck?

The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Lübeck is to train which costs 3€ - 25€ and takes 4 h 32 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Düsseldorf to Lübeck?

The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Lübeck is to fly and train which takes 3 h 32 min and costs 45€ - 150€.

Is there a direct train between Düsseldorf and Lübeck?

No, there is no direct train from Düsseldorf to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf Hbf and arriving at Lübeck Hbf via Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 32 min.

Is there a direct bus between Düsseldorf and Lübeck?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Lübeck. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from Düsseldorf to Lübeck?

It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to get from Düsseldorf to Lübeck, including transfers.