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There are 3 ways to get from Heerlen to Düsseldorf by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Heerlen to Aachen Hbf Stoptrein RE18
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Re1

$29 - $55

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Bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Heerlen, Theater to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof 44
  2. Take the bus from Aachen Hauptbahnhof to Düsseldorf

$39 - $60

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Heerlen to Düsseldorf 60.3 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Heerlen to Düsseldorf is to drive which costs 12€ - 19€ and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heerlen to Düsseldorf is to drive which costs 12€ - 19€ and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Heerlen to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from Heerlen, Theater and arriving at Düsseldorf via Aachen Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Heerlen to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from Heerlen and arriving at Düsseldorf Hbf via Aachen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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The distance between Heerlen and Düsseldorf is 67 km. The road distance is 96.4 km.

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The best way to get from Heerlen to Düsseldorf without a car is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs 25€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Heerlen to Düsseldorf, including transfers.

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Heerlen to Düsseldorf bus services, operated by Arriva NL, depart from Heerlen, Theater station.

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Heerlen to Düsseldorf train services, operated by Arriva NL, depart from Heerlen station.

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The best way to get from Heerlen to Düsseldorf is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs 25€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Heerlen to Düsseldorf.
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  • Distance: 41.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

What companies run services between Heerlen, Netherlands and Düsseldorf, Germany?

You can take a train from Heerlen to Düsseldorf via Aachen Hbf in around 2 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Heerlen to Düsseldorf via Aachen Hauptbahnhof in around 3 h 44 min.

Train operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Heerlen to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
arriva.nl
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Schedules at
bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Heerlen, Theater to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
arriva.nl
ASEAG
Phone
0241 1688-3040
Website
aseag.de
Bus from Heerlen, Theater to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
aseag.de
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Aachen Hauptbahnhof to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de

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Heerlen to Düsseldorf bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Düsseldorf station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Heerlen to Düsseldorf is 96 km. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Heerlen to Düsseldorf.

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