There are 8 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Rothenburg ob der Tauber 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.

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Train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber) Rb / ...

$92 - $145

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 361 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Würzburg 084 / ...
  3. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber) Rb / ...

$38 - $77

6 alternative options

Train, drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Drive from Darmstadt Hbf to Rothenburg ob der Tauber

$92 - $135

Drive  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Rothenburg ob der Tauber 250 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Dusseldorf to Nuremberg, train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Nuremberg (NUE) DUS - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Ansbach
  3. Take the train from Ansbach to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber)
  4. Take the train from Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber) to Rothenburg ob der Tauber

$46 - $257

Fly Dusseldorf to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DUS - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Würzburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber)

$123 - $334

Fly Dusseldorf to Stuttgart, train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Stuttgart (STR) DUS - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Ansbach

$103 - $244

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Nuremberg, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Nuremberg (NUE) FRA - NUE
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Ansbach

$133 - $313

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is to bus and train which costs 30€ - 70€ and takes 7 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is to drive which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Rothenburg ob der Tauber is 317 km. The road distance is 400 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Düsseldorf to Rothenburg ob der Tauber, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Düsseldorf to Rothenburg ob der Tauber. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf Hbf and arriving at Rothenburg ob der Tauber via Würzburg Hbf and Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between Düsseldorf, Germany and Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany?

You can take a train from Düsseldorf to Rothenburg ob der Tauber via Würzburg Hbf and Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber) in around 4 h 14 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Frankfurt to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
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 Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Ansbach
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ansbach to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
bahn.de
Train from Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber) to Rothenburg ob der Tauber
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Ansbach
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Ansbach
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
vgn.de
Train from Ansbach to Steinach
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
vgn.de
Train from Steinach to Rothenburg ob der Tauber
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
vgn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Würzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Frankfurt nad Mohanem, Hbf. Südseite, Pforzheimer Straße to Würzburg, Bismarckstrasse
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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