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Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf

Showing times and prices for May 29

Cheapest

$45

Average

$82

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf will cost around $ 82 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 45.

Cheapest
07:54PMAmsterdam Centraal3h31 11:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
4 changes
$451One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:08AMAmsterdam Centraal2h12 10:20AMDüsseldorf Hbf
0 changes
$1181One-way

Train schedule from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf

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08:08AMAmsterdam Centraal2h12 10:20AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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07:54PMAmsterdam Centraal3h31 11:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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Mon
May 30
$32Deutsche Bahn
$23STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$280Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
May 31
$23Deutsche Bahn
$17STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$243Lufthansa
Wed
Jun 1
$34Deutsche Bahn
$17STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$243Lufthansa
Thu
Jun 2
$28Deutsche Bahn
$17STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$200Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Jun 3
$34Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
$207Lufthansa
Sat
Jun 4
$28Deutsche Bahn
$16STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$236Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Jun 5
$28Deutsche Bahn
$19Flixbus
$200Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Jun 6
$28Deutsche Bahn
$20STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$249KLM Cityhopper
Tue
Jun 7
$28Deutsche Bahn
$17STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$119Eurowings
Wed
Jun 8
$28Deutsche Bahn
$17STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$173Air Dolomiti
Thu
Jun 9
$28Deutsche Bahn
$16STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$173Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Jun 10
$22Deutsche Bahn
$16STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$180Lufthansa
Sat
Jun 11
$22Deutsche Bahn
$16STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$155Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Jun 12
$28Deutsche Bahn
$16STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$161Lufthansa
Mon
Jun 13
$28Deutsche Bahn
$14Flixbus
$155Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Jun 14
$22Deutsche Bahn
$14Flixbus
$155Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Jun 15
$22Deutsche Bahn
$16STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$136Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
Jun 16
$28Deutsche Bahn
$16STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$136Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Jun 17
$22Deutsche Bahn
$16STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$160KLM Cityhopper

Fastest train times from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf

Showing times and prices for May 29

Fastest Journey

2 h 12 m

Average

2 h 51 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

182 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Amsterdam for Düsseldorf every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 182 km distance in an average of 2 h 51 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 12 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 31 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:08AMAmsterdam Centraal2h12 10:20AMDüsseldorf Hbf
0 changes
$1181One-way
2nd Fastest
07:54PMAmsterdam Centraal3h31 11:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
4 changes
$451One-way

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Overview: Train from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf

distanceDistance113 miles (182 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€31)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf cover the 113 miles (182 km) long route taking on average 2 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $36 (€31), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $23 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Düsseldorf Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf trains

You can travel by train from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $23 (€20). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Amsterdam to Düsseldorf train.

Train information from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 34 min
  • Average Price: $23
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 3 a day

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Düsseldorf from Amsterdam, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

 Trains from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf

Every day, approximately 44 trains leave Amsterdam for Düsseldorf. Of those, only seven are direct, and they have the fastest journey time, taking only two hours and 8 minutes. An average train from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf takes three hours and six minutes and requires two trains. Passengers should carry a valid form of ID on board, as this is an international service. 

Amsterdam to Düsseldorf Train Time: Daily Departures

Every day approximately 44 trains depart from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf. The first train departs after 5:00 a.m. each morning and the last train departs after 12:00 a.m. each night. Only seven of the 44 trains each day are direct. They can be boarded approximately once every two hours between 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. 

How long is the journey by train from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf?

Amsterdam is 140 miles (226 km) from Düsseldorf. The average train from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf takes three hours and six minutes and requires two changes: first at Utrecht and then at Venlo. Travelers can find a faster service that is direct and takes only two hours and eight minutes, but they are more infrequent, departing only seven times per day. 

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf?

Departure train station: Any train from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf departs from Amsterdam Central Station. Amsterdam Central Station, as the name would suggest, is in central Amsterdam and is walking distance from most of the city's sights. Many local buses and trams depart from the station for destinations within the city. Amsterdam Central has a large range of dining options, large ticket offices, self-service ticket machines, and even public showers. 

Arrival train station: Trains from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf arrive at Düsseldorf Central Station. Düsseldorf Central Station is approximately one mile (two km) outside of central Düsseldorf. Passengers can walk to central Düsseldorf in around 25 minutes, or take the U74, S11 or S8 Metro services to reach the center. Düsseldorf Central Station is wheelchair accessible and has all modern amenities. 

Which train companies travel from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf?

Deutsche Bahn provides the train from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf. Only seven services a day are direct; the remaining 36 services per day require one change or more.

Deutsche Bahn Amsterdam to Düsseldorf

Deutsche Bahn provides approximately 44 trains per day from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf. Trains depart from 5:00 a.m. each morning to shortly after 12:00 a.m. each night. However, of those 44 trains, only seven of these trains are direct. The direct service takes only two hours and ten minutes on average. The average time for an indirect journey is three hours and six minutes. 

Amsterdam to Düsseldorf Trains: Services on Board

Passengers can choose to purchase a first-class ticket onboard a train from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf. First-class carriages have more legroom, free newspapers on refreshments while onboard, more luggage storage, and free access to the business lounge prior to departure. Every Deutsche Bahn train has good luggage storage facilities in all carriages. Passengers will find a large luggage hold in each carriage, and some space above and below seats to store hand-luggage items. Bicycles are allowed on board, but for an additional fee. Travelers who want to bring their pets should ensure they have a pet passport, all their injections are up to date, and that they are on a leash or in an appropriate carry-case. Passengers can enjoy free WiFi in all carriages of a Deutsche Bahn train. However, travelers in standard class carriages should be aware that their download capacity is restricted, whereas it's limitless for first-class passengers. All passengers can enjoy Deutsche Bahn's onboard ICE entertainment system free of charge, with in-app purchases available. A dining carriage is available on every Deutsche Bahn international service, with light snacks and larger meals served throughout the day. All Deutsche Bahn trains are accessible to passengers with limited mobility and are entirely wheelchair accessible. Any traveler with a physical disability or access requirement is advised to call Deutsche Bahn's helpdesk more than one day before their due to depart, to ensure all their needs are met. 

How to find cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf?

The best way to find a cheap train from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf is to book in advance of the intended travel date. Travel experts recommend booking around nine weeks before departure to secure the cheapest tickets possible. Another way to secure a cheap train from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf is to retain flexibility with the departure date. Look at days either side of the date to see if tickets are cheaper. Where passengers must travel on a specific day try looking at different times on that day to see if any services are significantly cheaper. Often prices fluctuate throughout a day due to expectation of passenger demand. 

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FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Düsseldorf from Amsterdam?

Travel by train between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Düsseldorf, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Düsseldorf from Amsterdam restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Amsterdam?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Düsseldorf, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 5/26/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Düsseldorf from Amsterdam closer to your date of departure here

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Düsseldorf, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Netherlands from Germany?

Reentry to Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Düsseldorf?

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 5/23/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Amsterdam from Düsseldorf here.

How much do cheap trains from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf to cost as little as $23 (€20)  in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket to Düsseldorf from Amsterdam?

If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Amsterdam to Düsseldorf train price to come in at an average of $36 (€31)  one way.

How far is Düsseldorf from Amsterdam by train?

The distance between Amsterdam and Düsseldorf by train is approximately 113 miles (182 km).

What is the Amsterdam to Düsseldorf train travel time?

On average the Amsterdam to Düsseldorf train time is 2 h 8 min  covering the 113 miles (182 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf do I depart from? Which Düsseldorf train station from Amsterdam do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Amsterdam to start your journey from including Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Amstel. In Düsseldorf you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Düsseldorf Hbf, Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal and Düsseldorf-Benrath.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal   and arrive in Düsseldorf Hbf.

Where is the Amsterdam train station located? Where is the Düsseldorf train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Amsterdam Centraal, located approximately 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city center of Amsterdam. The most popular arrival train station in Düsseldorf, called Düsseldorf Hbf, is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from its city center.

Which train providers can take me to Düsseldorf from Amsterdam?

For the best Amsterdam to Düsseldorf train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Amsterdam and Düsseldorf to compare what amenities they may offer.

Can I find a direct train from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf?

Yes, there are 8 direct trains per day from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf with Deutsche Bahn, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.

How many train services per day are there to Düsseldorf from Amsterdam?

The average number of trains departing Amsterdam for Düsseldorf is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What time is the earliest train from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf? What time is the last train from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf?

You can take the first train from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf at 4: 38 AM. The last train from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf that you can take departs at 10: 00 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Amsterdam to Düsseldorf schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How early should I book train tickets between Amsterdam and Düsseldorf to score the best deals?

If you purchase the Amsterdam to Düsseldorf train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $36 (€31). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Düsseldorf from Amsterdam. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Amsterdam
Düsseldorf
Amsterdam Centraal is the most popular Amsterdam railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Amsterdam for your trip to Düsseldorf.
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Tram lines: 2, 12, 4, 14, 13, 24, 17, 26
Ferry lines: 901, 906, 902, 907, 905
Bus lines: GVB 18, 21, 22, 48, 248, 281, 282, 283, 284, 285, 287, 288, 289, 291, 293, Connexxion 391, 394, N57, N47, N91, N94, EBS 305, 306, 314, 316, N01, N04, N10, N14
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