The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main will cost around $ 80 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 33.
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1 h 26 m
2 h 4 m
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Of the 73 train that leave Düsseldorf for Frankfurt am Main every day 27 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 182 km distance in an average of 2 h 4 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 1 h 26 m .
The slowest train will take 3 h 5 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.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
3 hours 30 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$25|
|Trains depart from:||Düsseldorf|
|Trains arrive in:||Frankfurt am Main|
|Train Companies:||Deutsche Bahn|
In less than 1 hour 20 minutes, business travelers, commuters and holidaymakers can reach the financial metropolis on the Main from Dusseldorf with a Deutsche Bahn long-distance train. Journeys that only require a change often don't take much longer. Connections on the route are also available at night shortly after 2.30 am and shortly after 3 am. They reach Frankfurt Main main station between 4.45 and 5.45. Numerous connections on the Dusseldorf - Frankfurt route are interesting for commuters. In the morning hours Frankfurt is served by trains from the state capital of North Rhine-Westphalia every half hour.
Only Deutsche Bahn offers trips by train from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt on the entire route. On some connections between Mainz and Duisburg there are trains from vlexx on the way. Between Wiesbaden and Frankfurt also trains of the provider VIAS train operate.
The fastest ICE train connection from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt takes slightly less than 1 hour 20 minutes. Passengers do not have to change during this journey. Connections with a train change in Cologne only take 6 minutes longer. You can change trains in Mainz, Wiesbaden or at Frankfurt Airport's long-distance train station.
There are 57 and 60 train connections between Dusseldorf and Frankfurt am Main on both days of the weekend. From Monday to Friday, the number of trips offered is significantly higher. On these days there are 66 and 67 individual connections respectively. Up to five trains per hour are available on the route during peak hours.
Dusseldorf main station. All parts of the city have public transport connections to the station. The towns and villages in the surrounding area are easily accessible by several S-Bahn trains. With the S-Bahn line 1 and various local trains, the journey time to Dusseldorf Airport is only a few minutes.
Hauptbahnhof Frankfurt. In the station building there are a large number of shops and a rich gastronomy offer. travelers travelling by underground, bus or tram can reach the districts of Frankfurt. For an S-Bahn ride to Frankfurt Airport, line 8 takes less than 0.15 minutes.