There are 6 ways to get from Hamburg to Düsseldorf by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Hkx / ...

$80 - $120

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Hamburg to Düsseldorf 249.2 miles

$23

4 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Düsseldorf 074 / ...

$24 - $45

Drive  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Düsseldorf 250.7 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Dusseldorf  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Dusseldorf (DUS) HAM - DUS

$39 - $126

Fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) HAM - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf

$57 - $196

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Düsseldorf is to rideshare which costs 20€ and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Düsseldorf is to fly which takes 2 h 34 min and costs 30€ - 110€.

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The distance between Hamburg and Düsseldorf is 342 km. The road distance is 401 km.

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The train from Hamburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf takes 3 h 42 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hamburg and arriving at Düsseldorf. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hamburg Hbf and arriving at Düsseldorf Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

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What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Düsseldorf, Germany?

Flixtrain operates a train from Hamburg to Düsseldorf hourly, and the journey takes 3 h 42 min. Deutsche Bahn also services this route hourly. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Hamburg to Düsseldorf twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $45 and the journey takes 7 h 10 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Hamburg to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Train operators
Flixtrain
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Cologne, Cologne central station to Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Dammtor to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$16 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $40
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hamburg to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Hamburg to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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