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There are 5 ways to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, line 136 bus  •  3h 53m

  1. Take the train from D-Flughafen Terminal S to Neuss Am Kaiser S11
  2. Take the train from Neuss Am Kaiser to MG Hbf /Europaplatz S8
  3. Take the train from Moenchengladbach Hbf to Hertogenbosch Ice
  4. Take the line 136 bus from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station to Vlijmen, Wolput 136

€38 - €54

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf central bus station to Eindhoven Station 280 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Eindhoven, Centraal Station to 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station 156 / ...

€16 - €21

3 alternative options

Train  •  4h

  1. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Venlo Re
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Hertogenbosch Intercity

€21 - €41

Drive  •  1h 34m

  1. Drive from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen 150.5 km

€18 - €28

Towncar  •  1h 34m

  1. Take a town car from Dusseldorf Airport to Vlijmen 150.5 km

Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen by train and bus

The journey time between Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) and Vlijmen is around 3h 28m and covers a distance of around 159 km. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 5m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and Bravo, the Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen service departs from D-Flughafen Terminal S and arrives in Vlijmen, Wolput. Typically 42 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 28m
Fastest journey time:
3h 5m
Journey distance:
159 km
Services per week:
42
Cheapest price:
€38
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:24
Last service departs at:
18:44

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen train and bus schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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International entry into Netherlands from Germany

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Curaçao, Cyprus, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Taiwan, Ukraine, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Argentina, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, South Africa, Suriname, United Kingdom, Uruguay and Venezuela are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from Germany

  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Germany
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Ukraine, United States and Vatican
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Ukraine, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Netherlands is currently allowed from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vlijmen is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Vlijmen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Vlijmen is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from Netherlands.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen is to bus which costs €15 - €22 and takes 5h 24m.

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The fastest way to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen is to drive. Taking this option will cost €18 - €28 and takes 1h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen. However, there are services departing from D-Flughafen Term. A/B/C and arriving at Vlijmen, Wolput via Düsseldorf central bus station, Eindhoven, Centraal Station and 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 24m.

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The distance between Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) and Vlijmen is 117 km. The road distance is 150.5 km.

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The best way to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen without a car is to train and line 136 bus which takes 3h 53m and costs €35 - €55.

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It takes approximately 3h 53m to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen, including transfers.

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Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Düsseldorf central bus station.

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The best way to get from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen is to train which takes 4h and costs €21 - €45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €15 - €22 and takes 5h 24m.

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Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen bus services, operated by Bravo, arrive at 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen is 150 km. It takes approximately 1h 34m to drive from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen.

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  • Distance: 117.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 53m

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

You can take a train from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen via Duesseldorf Hbf, Venlo, Hertogenbosch, and 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station in around 4h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) to Vlijmen via D-Worringer Platz, Düsseldorf central bus station, Eindhoven Station, Eindhoven, Centraal Station, and 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station in around 5h 24m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from D-Flughafen Terminal S to Neuss Am Kaiser
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €6
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Neuss Am Kaiser to MG Hbf /Europaplatz
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Moenchengladbach Hbf to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Eurobahn
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 Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €29
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€12 - €17
1st Class
€20 - €29
Bus operators
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station to Vlijmen, Wolput
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3
Website
Bravo
Bus from Eindhoven, Centraal Station to 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8
Website
Bravo
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf central bus station to Eindhoven Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Düsseldorf, Hbf., Worringer Str. to Eindhoven, JF Kennedylaan/Limbopad
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
RegioJet
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Dusseldorf Airport to Vlijmen

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