• Our partners include:

  • RailEurope
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Trenitalia
  • SNCF
  • Flixbus
  • RENFE
  • Ouibus
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner

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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Trier Hbf Re12

$44 - $76

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Düsseldorf to Trier 127.7 miles

$11 - $19

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Trier, Trier train 236

$13 - $23

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Trier 126.6 miles

$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.

More details

The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Trier is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 9 min.

More details

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.

More details

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.

More details

The distance between Düsseldorf and Trier is 163 km. The road distance is 202.6 km.

Get driving directions

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€.

More details

It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Düsseldorf to Trier, including transfers.

More details

Düsseldorf to Trier bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Düsseldorf station.

More details

Düsseldorf to Trier train services, operated by Bahn DE, depart from Köln, Dom / Hbf station.

More details

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.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Düsseldorf to Trier.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 101.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 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.

Train operators
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Trier Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
bahn.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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Trier, Trier train
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Düsseldorf to Trier
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around Germany

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Düsseldorf to Trier bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Trier, Trier train station.

More details

Düsseldorf to Trier train services, operated by Bahn DE, arrive at Trier Hbf station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Düsseldorf to Trier is 203 km. It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to drive from Düsseldorf to Trier.

Get driving directions

There are 367+ hotels available in Trier. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

More details

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.

Read Rome2rio's guide to Blablacar