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

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 Leeds Bradford to Dusseldorf  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LBA - DUS

$56 - $323

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Bus  •  16 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Düsseldorf 080

$53 - $83

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Train to Manchester, fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Dusseldorf (DUS) MAN - DUS

$59 - $199

Train to Newcastle, fly to Dusseldorf  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Dusseldorf (DUS) NCL - DUS

$92 - $427

Train to Manchester, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) MAN - CGN
  3. Take the train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf

$83 - $380

Train to Birmingham, fly to Dusseldorf  •  6 h 27 min

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

$103 - $306

Train to London City, fly to Dusseldorf  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LCY - DUS

$104 - $346

Fly Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam, train  •  7 h 16 min

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

$105 - $353

Train  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf

$168 - $349

Train, bus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
  4. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Düsseldorf

$163 - $377

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est / ...
  5. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf

$364 - $463

Drive, carferry  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Düsseldorf

$131 - $198

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Leeds station to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and arriving at Düsseldorf via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leeds to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from Leeds and arriving at Düsseldorf via London St. Pancras International and Brussels - Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

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The distance between Leeds and Düsseldorf is 395 miles.

The best way to get from Leeds to Düsseldorf without a car is to train which takes 8 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Leeds to Düsseldorf, including transfers.

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Leeds to Düsseldorf bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street.

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Leeds to Düsseldorf train services, operated by LNER, depart from Leeds station.

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The best way to get from Leeds to Düsseldorf is to fly which takes 4 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 8 h 20 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 16 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Leeds Bradford Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Leeds to Düsseldorf.
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  • Distance: 394.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

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

Flybe, British Airways and KLM fly from Leeds to Düsseldorf 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Leeds to Düsseldorf via London Kings Cross, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Brussels - Midi in around 8 h 20 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Newcastle to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Newcastle to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Newcastle to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Manchester to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Manchester to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Newcastle to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Birmingham to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Train from Leeds to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $95
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
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
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
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
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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
$160 - $230
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$64 - $67
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$67 - $69
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $150
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $48
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Bus operators
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 Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
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 Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $23
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

Düsseldorf is 1 h ahead of Leeds. It is currently 3:14 PM in Leeds and 4:14 PM in Düsseldorf.

Leeds to Düsseldorf train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Düsseldorf station.

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Flybe, British Airways and KLM offer flights from Leeds Bradford Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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There are 1037+ hotels available in Düsseldorf. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Leeds to Leeds Bradford Airport is to line 757 bus which takes 36 min and costs .

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