• Our partners include:

  • RailEurope
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Trenitalia
  • SNCF
  • Flixbus
  • RENFE
  • Ouibus
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner

There are 4 ways to get from Zwolle to Düsseldorf by train, bus, car 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  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Zwolle to Arnhem Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf ICE International / ...

$42 - $66

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Zwolle, Katwolderplein/centrum to Apeldoorn, Station 202 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Arnhem to Düsseldorf Hbf

$37 - $57

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Zwolle to Düsseldorf 119.7 miles

$29 - $45

Train, fly  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Zwolle to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS

$90 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zwolle to Düsseldorf is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 1 h 48 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Zwolle to Düsseldorf is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 1 h 48 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Zwolle to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from Zwolle, Katwolderplein/centrum and arriving at Düsseldorf Hbf via Apeldoorn, Station and Arnhem. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 55 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Zwolle to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from Zwolle and arriving at Dusseldorf Hbf via Arnhem Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

More details

The distance between Zwolle and Düsseldorf is 151 km. The road distance is 191.6 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Zwolle to Düsseldorf without a car is to train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs 35€ - 60€.

More details

It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Zwolle to Düsseldorf, including transfers.

More details

Zwolle to Düsseldorf bus services, operated by Keolis Nederland, depart from Zwolle, Katwolderplein/centrum station.

More details

Zwolle to Düsseldorf train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Zwolle station.

More details

The best way to get from Zwolle to Düsseldorf is to train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs 35€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 5 h 55 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Zwolle to Düsseldorf.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 94.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

What companies run services between Zwolle, Netherlands and Düsseldorf, Germany?

You can take a train from Zwolle to Düsseldorf via Arnhem Centraal in around 2 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zwolle to Düsseldorf via Apeldoorn, Station, Arnhem, Willemsplein, and Arnhem in around 5 h 55 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
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 Zwolle to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Zwolle to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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 Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Bus operators
Keolis Nederland
Phone
088 - 033 13 60
Website
keolis.nl
Bus from Zwolle, Katwolderplein/centrum to Apeldoorn, Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
keolis.nl
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Arnhem to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de

Want to know more about travelling around Germany

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

Search flights

Zwolle to Düsseldorf bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Düsseldorf Hbf station.

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Zwolle to Düsseldorf is 192 km. It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to drive from Zwolle to Düsseldorf.

Get driving directions

KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

Search flights

Book your Zwolle to Düsseldorf train tickets online with Loco2 and Loco2.

Search and book

There are 1068+ hotels available in Düsseldorf. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

More details