There are 11 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Spain by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Dusseldorf to Barcelona  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Barcelona (BCN) DUS - BCN

$52 - $240

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Fly Dusseldorf to Valencia  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Valencia (VLC) DUS - VLC

$82 - $336

Fly Dusseldorf to Madrid  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Madrid (MAD) DUS - MAD

$79 - $277

Fly Cologne/Bonn Apt to Barcelona  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Barcelona (BCN) CGN - BCN

$66 - $329

Fly Dusseldorf to Malaga  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Malaga (AGP) DUS - AGP

$73 - $245

Fly Dusseldorf to Alicante, bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Alicante (ALC) DUS - ALC
  2. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Murcia

$93 - $289

Train, train to Eindhoven, fly to Barcelona  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Eindhoven
  3. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Barcelona (BCN) EIN - BCN

$63 - $317

Train  •  15 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...

$437 - $543

Bus ALSA  •  26 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Bilbao
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Madrid Ouibus

$92 - $170

Bus Ouibus  •  28 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Hub Europe Alsa Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Hub Europe Alsa to Madrid - Avénida de America Ouibus

$71 - $99

Drive  •  16 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Madrid 1104.6 miles

$230 - $340

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The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Spain is to bus which costs 60€ - 85€ and takes 28 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Spain is to fly which costs 65€ - 290€ and takes 5 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Düsseldorf to Spain. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Sol via Bilbao, Intercambiador de Avenida de America and Gregorio Marañón. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 3 min.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Spain is 1500 km. The road distance is 1767.4 km.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Spain without a car is to train which takes 15 h 6 min and costs 370€ - 470€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Düsseldorf to Spain, including transfers.

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Düsseldorf to Spain bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Düsseldorf station.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Spain is to fly which takes 5 h 9 min and costs 40€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 370€ - 470€ and takes 15 h 6 min, you could also bus, which costs 75€ - 150€ and takes 26 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Düsseldorf to Spain bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Madrid station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Düsseldorf to Spain is 1767 km. It takes approximately 16 h 46 min to drive from Düsseldorf to Spain.

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Norwegian Air International, Vueling Airlines, Swiss and four other airlines offer flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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  • Distance: 937.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 9 min

What companies run services between Düsseldorf, Germany and Spain?

Eurowings, Norwegian Air International and seven other airlines fly from Düsseldorf to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Düsseldorf to Madrid via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Barcelona Sants, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, and Atocha-Renfe in around 15 h 6 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Valencia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Valencia via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Malaga via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Alicante via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Dusseldorf to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Dusseldorf to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Barcelona via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Valencia via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Malaga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Alicante via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Valencia via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Dusseldorf to Malaga via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Barcelona via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Barcelona via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Dusseldorf to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Eindhoven to Barcelona via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Valencia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Dusseldorf to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Dusseldorf to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Malaga via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Alicante via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
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 Venlo to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Düsseldorf to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $200
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$150 - $200
1st Class
$200 - $290
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Alicante Airport to Murcia
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Düsseldorf to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bilbao to Madrid - Avénida de America
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Düsseldorf to Hub Europe Alsa
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Hub Europe Alsa to Madrid - Avénida de America
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
Ouibus

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