There are 5 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Recklinghausen by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Recklinghausen Hbf Ic / ...

$20 - $30

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Düsseldorf to Herten 41.5 miles

$3

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof to Herne Re3
  2. Take the bus from Herne Bf Bstg 05 to Recklinghausen Viehtor Bstg 03 Sb20

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Düsseldorf to Recklinghausen 45.4 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Recklinghausen 45.4 miles

$9 - $14

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Düsseldorf Hbf and arriving at Recklinghausen Hbf. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 46 min.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Recklinghausen is 52 km. The road distance is 72.6 km.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Recklinghausen without a car is to train which takes 46 min and costs .

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The train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Recklinghausen Hbf takes 46 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Düsseldorf to Recklinghausen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Düsseldorf Hbf station.

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Düsseldorf to Recklinghausen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Recklinghausen Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Düsseldorf to Recklinghausen is 73 km. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Düsseldorf to Recklinghausen.

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There are 443+ hotels available in Recklinghausen. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Düsseldorf and Recklinghausen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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  • Distance: 32.8 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Düsseldorf to Recklinghausen every 3 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $30 and the journey takes 46 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 to Recklinghausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof to Herne
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
Vestische Strassenbahnen GmbH
Phone
49 (0) 2366 186 - 0
Email
info@vestische.de
Website
vestische.de
Bus from Herne Bf Bstg 05 to Recklinghausen Viehtor Bstg 03
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Vestische Strassenbahnen GmbH
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Düsseldorf to Herten
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Düsseldorf to Recklinghausen
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Taxi Düsseldorf eG
Phone
+49 211/33333
Website
taxi-duesseldorf.com
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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