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There are 12 ways to get from Italy to Düsseldorf by plane, train, car train, car or bus

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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Fly Milan Linate to Dusseldorf  •  4h 27m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LIN - DUS

$48 - $210

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Fly Milan Bergamo to Cologne Bonn, train  •  6h 18m

  1. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) BGY - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf

$44 - $193

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Fly Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf  •  4h 33m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Dusseldorf (DUS) MXP - DUS

$49 - $214

Fly Rome to Dusseldorf  •  5h 8m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FCO - DUS

$68 - $264

Fly Bologna to Dusseldorf  •  5h 18m

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BLQ - DUS

$63 - $202

Fly Bologna to Cologne Bonn, train  •  5h 38m

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) BLQ - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf

$72 - $273

Train  •  13h 26m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Fr
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice

$234 - $418

Train, car train  •  17h 52m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Verona Porta Nuova Fa / ...
  2. Take the car train from Verona Porta Nuova to Düsseldorf Hbf Uex 1384

$104 - $218

Drive, train  •  16h 36m

  1. Drive from Rome to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Mannheim Hbf Ece / ...
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice

$242 - $480

Bus FlixBus  •  22h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Florence, Florence 518 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Düsseldorf N537

$81 - $148

Bus Eurolines FR  •  27h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Düsseldorf

$162 - $262

Drive  •  13h 32m

  1. Drive from Rome to Düsseldorf 904.4 miles

$210 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Italy to Düsseldorf is to fly and train which costs 35€ - 170€ and takes 6h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Italy to Düsseldorf is to fly which costs 40€ - 190€ and takes 4h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Italy to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from P.le Tiburtino and arriving at Düsseldorf via Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station and Florence, Florence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 17m.

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No, there is no direct train from Italy to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Düsseldorf Hbf via Milano Centrale, Basel SBB and Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 26m.

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The distance between Italy and Düsseldorf is 1053 km. The road distance is 1447.1 km.

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The best way to get from Italy to Düsseldorf without a car is to train which takes 13h 26m and costs 200€ - 370€.

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It takes approximately 4h 27m to get from Italy to Düsseldorf, including transfers.

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Italy to Düsseldorf bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Italy to Düsseldorf train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The best way to get from Italy to Düsseldorf is to fly which takes 4h 27m and costs 40€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 200€ - 370€ and takes 13h 26m, you could also bus, which costs 70€ - 130€ and takes 22h 17m.

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Map of how to get from Italy to Düsseldorf.
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  • Distance: 658.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 27m

What companies run services between Italy and Düsseldorf, Germany?

Alitalia, Lufthansa and Air France fly from Milan to Düsseldorf every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to Düsseldorf via Milano Centrale, Basel SBB, and Mannheim Hbf in around 13h 26m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Bologna to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Bologna to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,800
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $240
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Train operators
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
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 Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Verona Porta Nuova to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$68
Motorcycle
$114
Vehicle
$126
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $240
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
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 Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence, Florence to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
flixbus.it
Bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
Baltour
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Rome, Largo Mazzoni to Florence, Parcheggio Villa Costanza
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
regiojet.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Roma to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
16h 43m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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The quickest flight from Milan Linate Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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

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Italy to Düsseldorf train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Düsseldorf Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Italy to Düsseldorf is 1447 km. It takes approximately 13h 32m to drive from Italy to Düsseldorf.

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Alitalia, Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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The best way to get from Italy to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 31m and costs 1€ - 2€.

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