There are 9 ways to get from Mainz to Düsseldorf by train, car, bus, rideshare 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 via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice / ...

$59 - $89

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Mainz to Düsseldorf 134.4 miles

$11 - $19

7 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ic / ...

$45 - $70

Drive, train  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Mainz to Koblenz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ic / ...

$16 - $69

Train TransRegio  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena Rb26

$54 - $65

Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Mainz to Düsseldorf 227 / ...

$12 - $21

Bus via Frankfurt  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Mainz to Frankfurt Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Düsseldorf 028 / ...

$15 - $25

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Mainz to Düsseldorf 135.5 miles

$28 - $45

Fly  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS

$84 - $261

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mainz to Düsseldorf is to rideshare which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 2 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mainz to Düsseldorf is to train which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 1 h 58 min.

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The distance between Mainz and Düsseldorf is 174 km. The road distance is 216.7 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Mainz to Düsseldorf, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mainz and arriving at Düsseldorf. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mainz Hbf and arriving at Düsseldorf Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Mainz, Germany and Düsseldorf, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Mainz to Düsseldorf hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h 22 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Mainz to Düsseldorf 3 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
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 Mainz Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
TransRegio
Phone
+49-261-98887070
Email
service@trans-regio.de
Website
trans-regio.de
Train from Mainz Hbf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
trans-regio.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Mainz to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Mainz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Mainz to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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