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There are 13 ways to get from Exeter to Düsseldorf by train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf

$230 - $471

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  15 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Exeter to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Düsseldorf 280

$90 - $167

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Train, bus  •  16 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the bus from London to Bruges
  3. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal Ic
  4. Take the bus from Antwerpen to Düsseldorf - Hauptbahnhof

$117 - $172

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  4. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf

$352 - $474

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Düsseldorf

$127 - $191

Fly Exeter to Dusseldorf  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Dusseldorf (DUS) EXT - DUS

$105 - $275

Train to Bristol, fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BRS - DUS

$127 - $361

Train to Birmingham, fly to Dusseldorf  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BHX - DUS

$120 - $330

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Dusseldorf  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter Central to Salisbury
  2. Take the train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Dusseldorf (DUS) SOU - DUS

$101 - $270

Train to London City, fly to Dusseldorf  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LCY - DUS

$164 - $464

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Dusseldorf  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LHR - DUS

$170 - $415

Fly Exeter to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) EXT - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
  3. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf

$119 - $270

Train to Bristol, fly to Cologne Bonn, train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) BRS - CGN
  3. Take the train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf

$106 - $352

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Düsseldorf is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £65 - £130 and takes 15 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Düsseldorf is to train and fly which costs £95 - £280 and takes 5 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Exeter to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from Exeter and arriving at Düsseldorf via London Victoria and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 40 min.

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The distance between Exeter and Düsseldorf is 452 miles.

The best way to get from Exeter to Düsseldorf without a car is to train which takes 8 h 50 min and costs £170 - £370.

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It takes approximately 8 h 50 min to get from Exeter to Düsseldorf, including transfers.

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Exeter to Düsseldorf bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Exeter station.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Düsseldorf is to train which takes 8 h 50 min and costs £170 - £370. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £80 - £220 and takes 6 h 20 min.

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There is no direct flight from Exeter Airport to Dusseldorf Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Düsseldorf.
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  • Distance: 451.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 50 min

What companies run services between Exeter, England and Düsseldorf, Germany?

You can take a train from Exeter to Düsseldorf via London Paddington, Paddington, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Brussels - Midi in around 8 h 50 min. Alternatively, Flybe, Air France and three other airlines fly from Exeter to Düsseldorf every 4 hours.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to Dusseldorf via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Exeter to Dusseldorf via London City
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Southampton to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Exeter to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Exeter to Amsterdam Schiphol via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Exeter to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Bristol to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Southampton to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Exeter to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Bristol to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Southampton to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $2,400
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Exeter to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Exeter to Dusseldorf via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Bristol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $170
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Exeter Central to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Exeter Central to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruges / Brugge to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $27
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Exeter St Davids to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
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 Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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 Utrecht Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Exeter to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Lille to Düsseldorf - Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$45
High
$48
Bus from Antwerpen to Düsseldorf - Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.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 London to Bruges
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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Düsseldorf is 1 h ahead of Exeter. It is currently 12:53 AM in Exeter and 1:53 AM in Düsseldorf.

Aer Lingus, KLM, Air France and Flybe offer flights from Exeter Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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There are 1060+ hotels available in Düsseldorf. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Exeter Airport is to line 56 bus which takes 29 min and costs .

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