There are 10 ways to get from Vienna to Düsseldorf by plane, train, bus or car

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 to Dusseldorf  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Dusseldorf (DUS) VIE - DUS

$64 - $195

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Düsseldorf N61

$55 - $95

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Fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) VIE - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf

$82 - $265

Fly to Dortmund, train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Dortmund (DTM) VIE - DTM
  2. Take the train from Holzwickede to Düsseldorf Hbf

$179 - $472

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 22 min

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

$100 - $323

Train via Nürnberg Hbf  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice

$169 - $274

Train  •  9 h 15 min

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

$170 - $260

Bus Eurolines DE  •  16 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna to Dortmund
  2. Take the bus from Dortmund to Düsseldorf Ouibus

$77 - $109

Drive, train  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to München Ost
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice

$172 - $251

Drive  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Düsseldorf 584.7 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Düsseldorf is to bus which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 13 h.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Düsseldorf is to fly which takes 4 h 11 min and costs 50€ - 170€.

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The distance between Vienna and Düsseldorf is 766 km. The road distance is 936 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Vienna to Düsseldorf, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Düsseldorf. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Düsseldorf Hbf. Services depart six times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The journey takes approximately 9 h 15 min.

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

Eurowings, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Vienna to Düsseldorf hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Düsseldorf via Nürnberg Hbf in around 8 h 28 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Flights from Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Vienna to Dortmund via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Graz
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Salzburg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
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 to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
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 Wien to Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
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 München Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Koln Hbf to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
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
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne, Cologne central station to Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Holzwickede to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
eurobahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Vienna to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
12 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Dortmund to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus

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