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

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Train  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koeln Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Mechernich Rb / ...

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Train via Cologne  •  1h 47m

  1. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koeln Sued Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Koeln Sued to Mechernich Rb / ...

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Bus, line 808 bus  •  3h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Dusseldorf Koelner Strasse to Cologne Unter Kaster
  2. Take the bus from Köln Breslauer Platz/Hbf to Euskirchen Bf Sev
  3. Take the line 808 bus from Euskirchen Bf to Mechernich Stiftsweg 808

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Mechernich 86.7 km

Düsseldorf to Mechernich by train

The train journey time between Düsseldorf and Mechernich is around 1h 33m and covers a distance of around 94 km. This includes an average layover time of around 10 min. The fastest train normally takes 1h 15m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, DB Fernverkehr, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Düsseldorf to Mechernich train service departs from Duesseldorf Hbf and arrives in Mechernich. Typically 187 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
1h 22m
Layover time:
10 min
Total time:
1h 33m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
1h 15m
Train distance:
94 km
Trains per week:
187
Cheapest price:
€14
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:08
Last train departs at:
23:03

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Düsseldorf to Mechernich train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

Trains departing Friday

Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

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The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Mechernich is to drive which costs €9 - €15 and takes 47 min.

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The fastest way to get from Düsseldorf to Mechernich is to drive which takes 47 min and costs €9 - €15.

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No, there is no direct bus from Düsseldorf to Mechernich. However, there are services departing from Dusseldorf Koelner Strasse and arriving at Mechernich Stiftsweg via Köln Breslauer Platz/Hbf and Euskirchen Bf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from Düsseldorf to Mechernich. However, there are services departing from Duesseldorf Hbf and arriving at Mechernich via Koeln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 38m.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Mechernich is 70 km. The road distance is 86.7 km.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Mechernich without a car is to train which takes 1h 38m and costs €14 - €85.

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It takes approximately 1h 38m to get from Düsseldorf to Mechernich, including transfers.

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Düsseldorf to Mechernich bus services, operated by East West Eurolines, depart from Dusseldorf Koelner Strasse station.

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Düsseldorf to Mechernich 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 Mechernich is to train which takes 1h 38m and costs €14 - €85. Alternatively, you can bus and line 808 bus, which costs and takes 3h 9m.

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Map of how to get from Düsseldorf to Mechernich.
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  • Distance: 70.4 km
  • Duration: 1h 38m

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

You can take a train from Düsseldorf to Mechernich via Koeln Hbf in around 1h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Düsseldorf to Mechernich via Cologne Unter Kaster, Köln Breslauer Platz/Hbf, and Euskirchen Bf in around 3h 9m.

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 Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koeln Sued
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
National Express Rail
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Mechernich
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Sued to Mechernich
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
Bahn DE
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Düsseldorf central station to Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€5 - €6
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Koeln Sued
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
Flixtrain
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 Duesseldorf Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€9 - €22
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €13
1st Class
€15 - €22
Süwex
Website
delfi.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bus operators
East West Eurolines
Phone
+380 98 815 4444
Email
support@ewe.ua
Website
ewe.ua
Bus from Dusseldorf Koelner Strasse to Cologne Unter Kaster
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
East West Eurolines
Nahreisezug
Website
delfi.de
Bus from Köln Breslauer Platz/Hbf to Euskirchen Bf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
delfi.de
RVK Regionalverkehr Köln GmbH NL Euskirchen
Phone
0180 6 13 13 13
Email
info@rvk.de
Website
rvk.de
Bus from Euskirchen Bf to Mechernich Stiftsweg
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
RVK Regionalverkehr Köln GmbH NL Euskirchen

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Düsseldorf to Mechernich bus services, operated by RVK Regionalverkehr Köln GmbH NL Euskirchen, arrive at Mechernich Stiftsweg station.

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Düsseldorf to Mechernich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Mechernich station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Düsseldorf to Mechernich is 87 km. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Düsseldorf to Mechernich.

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