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Oct 29
$161Lufthansa
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Oct 30
$200KLM
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$116Eurowings
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Nov 2
$243Air France
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Nov 3
$224Lufthansa
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Nov 4
$278KLM
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$116Eurowings
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$137Eurowings
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$224Lufthansa
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$182Air France
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$145KLM
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$94Eurowings
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$145KLM
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$115Eurowings

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Train Information between Edinburgh and Düsseldorf

distanceDistance521 miles (841 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Edinburgh to Düsseldorf cover the 521 miles (841 km) long journey taking on average 12 h 23 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Düsseldorf Hbf.

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

Travel by train between Edinburgh, United Kingdom and Düsseldorf, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Düsseldorf from Edinburgh restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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 10/27/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Edinburgh to Düsseldorf closer to your date of departure here

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to United Kingdom from Düsseldorf, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Edinburgh from Düsseldorf?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Düsseldorf?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 10/26/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Edinburgh from Düsseldorf.

How many miles is it from Edinburgh to Düsseldorf by train?
The train distance from Edinburgh to Düsseldorf is around 521 miles (841 km).
How many hours is the train time from Edinburgh to Düsseldorf?
On average the Edinburgh to Düsseldorf train time is 12 h 23 min  covering the 521 miles (841 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Edinburgh and arrival train station in Düsseldorf?

When taking a train from Edinburgh, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway. When you arrive in Düsseldorf, your train can arrive in train stations including Düsseldorf Hbf, Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal and Düsseldorf-Benrath.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Edinburgh Waverley   to Düsseldorf Hbf.

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

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Düsseldorf most often arrive at Düsseldorf Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city center.

How many trains per day are there to Düsseldorf from Edinburgh?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Edinburgh to Düsseldorf. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Düsseldorf
Edinburgh Waverley is the most popular Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh for your trip to Düsseldorf.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59 | Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 21, 25, 30, 36, 61, 62, 77, BLQ
Monorail lines: Marconi Express
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Italo, ÖBB EC, EN