There are 4 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Trier by train, bus, rideshare or car
Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
Train • 3 h 55 min
$44 - $76
Rideshare • 2 h 41 min
$11 - $19
2 alternative options
Bus • 4 h 10 min
$13 - $23
Drive • 2 h 9 min
$26 - $40
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Trier is to rideshare which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 2 h 41 min.
The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Trier is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 9 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Trier, Trier train. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 10 min.
No, there is no direct train from Düsseldorf to Trier. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf Hbf and arriving at Trier Hbf via Köln, Dom / Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.
The distance between Düsseldorf and Trier is 163 km. The road distance is 202.6 km.
The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Trier without a car is to train which takes 3 h 55 min and costs 35€ - 70€.
It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Düsseldorf to Trier, including transfers.
Düsseldorf to Trier bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Düsseldorf station.
Düsseldorf to Trier train services, operated by Bahn DE, depart from Köln, Dom / Hbf station.
The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Trier is to train which takes 3 h 55 min and costs 35€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 11€ - 20€ and takes 4 h 10 min.
What companies run services between Düsseldorf, Germany and Trier, Germany?
Bahn DE operates a train from Düsseldorf to Trier twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Düsseldorf to Trier 4 times a week. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.
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.
Bus from Düsseldorf to Trier, Trier train
- Ave. Duration
- 4 h 10 min
- 4 times a week
- Estimated price
- $13 - $23
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.
Rideshare from Düsseldorf to Trier
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 41 min
- 3 times a day
- Estimated price
- $11 - $19
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More Questions & Answers
Düsseldorf to Trier bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Trier, Trier train station.
Düsseldorf to Trier train services, operated by Bahn DE, arrive at Trier Hbf station.
Yes, the driving distance between Düsseldorf to Trier is 203 km. It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to drive from Düsseldorf to Trier.
There are 367+ hotels available in Trier. Prices start at $56 USD per night.
Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Düsseldorf and Trier. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.