There are 11 ways to get from Linz to Düsseldorf by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Deutsche Bahn  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Linz/Donau Hbf to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice

$152 - $225

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Train, bus  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Passau Hbf R / ...
  2. Take the bus from Passau to Düsseldorf N61

$53 - $93

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Train Austrian Railways (ÖBB)  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice

$150 - $220

Bus  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Linz to Essen

$99 - $138

Drive  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Linz to Düsseldorf 482.4 miles

$100 - $150

Fly Linz to Dusseldorf  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Linz (LNZ) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LNZ - DUS

$87 - $467

Train to Salzburg, fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Dusseldorf (DUS) SZG - DUS

$66 - $268

Train, train to Munich, fly to Dusseldorf  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Plattling
  2. Take the train from Plattling to Freising
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Dusseldorf (DUS) MUC - DUS

$110 - $255

Fly Linz to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Linz (LNZ) to Frankfurt (FRA) LNZ - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Düsseldorf Hbf

$161 - $459

Train to Prague, fly to Dusseldorf  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Praha hl.n.
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Dusseldorf (DUS) PRG - DUS

$67 - $238

Train to Vienna, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) VIE - CGN
  3. Take the train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf

$104 - $274

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Linz to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from Linz and arriving at Düsseldorf ZOB via Essen - Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Linz Hbf and arriving at Düsseldorf Hbf. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 54 min.

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The distance between Linz and Düsseldorf is 629 km. The road distance is 771.8 km.

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The best way to get from Linz to Düsseldorf without a car is to train which takes 7 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Linz to Düsseldorf, including transfers.

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Linz to Düsseldorf bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Linz station.

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Linz to Düsseldorf train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Linz/Donau Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Linz to Düsseldorf is to train which takes 7 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 10 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Linz Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Linz to Düsseldorf.
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  • Distance: 393 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 2 min

What companies run services between Linz, Austria and Düsseldorf, Germany?

You can take a train from Linz to Düsseldorf via Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof and Nürnberg Hbf in around 7 h 2 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Linz to Düsseldorf 4 times a week. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 10 h 31 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Linz to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Linz to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Salzburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Salzburg to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Linz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Prague to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Prague to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Prague to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Salzburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Salzburg to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Salzburg to Dusseldorf via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Munich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,700
Flights from Prague to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Prague to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Linz to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Salzburg to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Linz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Prague to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
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 Linz/Donau Hbf to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Plattling to Freising
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Passau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Plattling
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Praha hl.n.
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Linz Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Linz, Linz central station, Train to Salzburg, Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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
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 Passau to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Linz to Essen
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eurolines.de

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Linz to Düsseldorf is 772 km. It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to drive from Linz to Düsseldorf.

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Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Linz Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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The best way to get from Linz to Linz Airport is to train which takes 10 min and costs .

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