There are 11 ways to get from London to Düsseldorf by train, car, car train, bus, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Est
  2. Tha / ...

$115 - $324

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. Ouibus

$23 - $33

9 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Tgv / ...
  2. Tgv / ...
  3. Tha

$321 - $382

Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 50 min

  1. 080

$30 - $55

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 37 min

$92 - $140

Fly London City to Dusseldorf  •  3 h 57 min

  1. LCY - DUS

$69 - $285

Fly London Heathrow to Dusseldorf  •  4 h

  1. LHR - DUS

$77 - $237

Fly London Heathrow to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. LHR - CGN

$114 - $299

Fly London Stansted to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. STN - CGN

$71 - $227

Fly London City to Rotterdam, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. LCY - RTM

$97 - $335

Train to Southend, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  5 h 1 min

  1. SEN - CGN

$70 - $428

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

You can take a train from London to Düsseldorf via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Bruxelles Midi, and Köln Hbf in around 5 h 9 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from London to Düsseldorf twice a week. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 10 h 50 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from London Heathrow to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from London Stansted to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from London Heathrow to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from London Stansted to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Southend to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $250
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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
$65 - $68
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$14 - $60
Premier
$35 - $65
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$28 - $33
1st Class
$35 - $50
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$75 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
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
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
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
$175
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$44 - $46
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $21
1st Class
$24 - $40
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne, Cologne central station to Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Düsseldorf is 480 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Düsseldorf is to bus which costs £17 - £25 and takes 11 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Düsseldorf is to fly which takes 3 h 57 min and costs £50 - £220.

No, there is no direct train from London to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Düsseldorf Hbf via Bruxelles Midi and Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 9 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London and arriving at Düsseldorf. Services depart twice a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from London to Düsseldorf, including transfers.