• Our partners include:

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

There are 3 ways to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn by train, bus 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 13 min

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

$41 - $68

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf ZOB to Dortmund ZOB Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Dortmund to Paderborn, Paderborn central station N30

$11 - $63

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn 107.9 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn is to drive which costs 19€ - 29€ and takes 1 h 41 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn is to drive which costs 19€ - 29€ and takes 1 h 41 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn station. However, there are services departing from D-Flughafen Terminal A/B/C Bstg 6 and arriving at Paderborn, Paderborn central station via Düsseldorf ZOB and Dortmund. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 13 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal and arriving at Paderborn Hbf via Düsseldorf Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 13 min.

More details

The distance between Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) and Paderborn is 146 km. The road distance is 172.6 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn without a car is to train which takes 3 h 13 min and costs 35€ - 60€.

More details

It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn, including transfers.

More details

Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Düsseldorf ZOB station.

More details

Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Düsseldorf Hbf station.

More details

The best way to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn is to train which takes 3 h 13 min and costs 35€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 9€ - 55€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 91.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 13 min

What companies run services between Dusseldorf Airport (DUS), Germany and Paderborn, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn 4 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn via D-Worringer Platz Bstg 1, Düsseldorf ZOB, Dortmund ZOB, and Dortmund in around 5 h 13 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 Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Düsseldorf ZOB to Dortmund ZOB
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
eurolines.de
AS Karpaten & Krim Tours (East West Eurolines)
Phone
0541 120778
Email
karpatentour@mail.ru
Website
kurortplus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf Zob to Dortmund Steinstr.
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Book at
avtobus.de
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 Düsseldorf to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
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 Dortmund to Paderborn, Paderborn central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.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

Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paderborn, Paderborn central station.

More details

Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Paderborn Hbf station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn is 173 km. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn.

Get driving directions

Book your Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Paderborn train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

There are 134+ hotels available in Paderborn. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

More details