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 Hamburg to Düsseldorf will cost around $ 104 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 35.
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Of the 27 train that leave Hamburg for Düsseldorf every day 11 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 342 km distance in an average of 4h 1m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 3h 37m .
The slowest train will take 6h 28m 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:|
4 hours 56 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$19|
|Trains depart from:||Hamburg|
|Trains arrive in:||Düsseldorf|
|Train Companies:||Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn|
From Hamburg to Dusseldorf, trains run several times from Monday to Friday to Dusseldorf Central Station. Deutsche Bahn also offers regular train connections on weekends. In general, the journey time can vary greatly depending on whether it is a direct connection or a connection with a stopover. The cheapest offers are available during the week until 22.45; they usually last about three to four hours with the ICE.
The starting point for most trains from Hamburg to Dusseldorf is Hamburg Central Station. From there the journey goes south to the Rhine. The FlixTrain has the main station Hamburg as well as the stops Hamburg-Harburg and Hamburg-Altona.
Hamburg Central Station is located on the eastern edge of the city center. Since all S-Bahn lines in the city (S1/S11, S2/S21 and S3/S31) run through the station, the S-Bahn is an important means of transport in the direction of long-distance traffic.
The Hamburg-Dusseldorf train is normally offered as a direct connection. The HKX, EC and IC serve the route without intermediate stops. With the ICE you can also travel the route via Hanover Hauptbahnhof (main station). A direct connection is offered daily in about every 10-20 minutes and takes about 3 hours 24 minutes up to 4 hours.
In Dusseldorf there is a tram stop directly below the main station. It is served by all light train lines. Buses stop at Dusseldorf Central Station in front of the main entrance.