Munich to Düsseldorf train

Cheap train tickets from Munich to Düsseldorf

Showing times and prices for May 17

Cheapest

40

Average

81

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.

Cheapest
09:51PMMunich Hbf8h32 06:23AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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401One-way
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07:54PMMunich Hbf10h29 06:23AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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471One-way
07:28PMMunich Hbf5h03 12:31AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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601One-way
05:34AMMunich Hbf5h57 11:31AMDüsseldorf Hbf
2 transfers
681One-way
06:14AMMunich Hbf6h17 12:31PMDüsseldorf Hbf
1 transfer
681One-way

Train schedule from Munich to Düsseldorf

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12:01AMMunich Hbf6h30 06:31AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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03:24AMMunich Hbf5h08 08:32AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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04:13AMMunich Hbf6h33 10:46AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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04:13AMMunich Hbf5h18 09:31AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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04:48AMMunich Hbf4h48 09:36AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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05:34AMMunich Hbf5h57 11:31AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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05:34AMMunich Hbf4h32 10:06AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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05:53AMMunich Hbf4h53 10:46AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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06:14AMMunich Hbf6h17 12:31PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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06:29AMMunich Hbf5h02 11:31AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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06:48AMMunich Hbf4h48 11:36AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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07:28AMMunich Hbf6h03 01:31PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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07:28AMMunich Hbf5h03 12:31PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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07:47AMMunich Hbf4h59 12:46PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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07:55AMMunich Hbf6h37 02:32PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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08:27AMMunich Hbf5h04 01:31PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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08:48AMMunich Hbf4h48 01:36PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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09:28AMMunich Hbf5h04 02:32PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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09:28AMMunich Hbf6h03 03:31PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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09:51AMMunich Hbf4h50 02:41PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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09:55AMMunich Hbf6h37 04:32PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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10:28AMMunich Hbf5h03 03:31PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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10:28AMMunich Hbf6h41 05:09PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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10:51AMMunich Hbf4h45 03:36PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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10:51AMMunich Hbf6h27 05:18PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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11:28AMMunich Hbf6h03 05:31PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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11:28AMMunich Hbf5h04 04:32PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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11:51AMMunich Hbf4h49 04:40PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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11:56AMMunich Hbf6h36 06:32PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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12:27PMMunich Hbf5h04 05:31PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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12:47PMMunich Hbf6h22 07:09PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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12:50PMMunich Hbf4h46 05:36PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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01:28PMMunich Hbf5h04 06:32PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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01:28PMMunich Hbf6h03 07:31PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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01:47PMMunich Hbf6h21 08:08PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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01:51PMMunich Hbf4h49 06:40PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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02:27PMMunich Hbf5h04 07:31PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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02:27PMMunich Hbf5h08 07:35PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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02:27PMMunich Hbf6h05 08:32PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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02:51PMMunich Hbf4h53 07:44PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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03:28PMMunich Hbf6h03 09:31PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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03:28PMMunich Hbf5h04 08:32PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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03:51PMMunich Hbf4h56 08:47PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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04:18PMMunich Hbf6h14 10:32PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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04:27PMMunich Hbf5h04 09:31PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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04:49PMMunich Hbf4h46 09:35PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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05:35PMMunich Hbf6h01 11:36PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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05:35PMMunich Hbf4h17 09:52PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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05:54PMMunich Hbf4h42 10:36PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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05:54PMMunich Hbf6h37 12:31AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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06:27PMMunich Hbf5h05 11:32PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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06:51PMMunich Hbf5h06 11:57PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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07:28PMMunich Hbf5h03 12:31AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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07:48PMMunich Hbf5h31 01:19AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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07:48PMMunich Hbf6h43 02:31AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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07:54PMMunich Hbf10h29 06:23AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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09:51PMMunich Hbf8h32 06:23AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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Fastest train times from Munich to Düsseldorf

Showing times and prices for May 17

Fastest Journey

4 h 17 m

Average

5 h 37 m

Trains per day

57

Distance

486 km

Of the 57 trains that leave Munich for Düsseldorf every day 23 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
05:35PMMunich Hbf4h17 09:52PMDüsseldorf Hbf
0 transfers
801One-way
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05:34AMMunich Hbf4h32 10:06AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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801One-way
05:54PMMunich Hbf4h42 10:36PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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801One-way
10:51AMMunich Hbf4h45 03:36PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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04:49PMMunich Hbf4h46 09:35PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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801One-way

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Overview: Train from Munich to Düsseldorf

distanceDistance301 miles (486 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price$45 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain, ÖBB | Nightjet or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Munich to Düsseldorf cover the 301 miles (486 km) long route taking on average 4 h 32 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain, ÖBB | Nightjet or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $31 (€28), but the average price of train tickets is $45 (€41). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Düsseldorf Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Munich to Düsseldorf trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Munich and Düsseldorf from $31 (€28) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Munich to Düsseldorf. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Munich to Düsseldorf train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 58 min
  • Average Price: $31
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 16 a day

With the train from Munich to Dusseldorf. How it works

Why not even take the train from Munich to Dusseldorf to experience the Rhineland metropolis and travel on the trains in a relaxed and environmentally friendly way?

How do I get cheaply by train from Munich to Dusseldorf?

To travel by train from Munich to Dusseldorf only takes slightly longer than a flight if the trips to and from the airport and the time before departure are counted. It's more environmentally friendly anyway. Even the car cannot keep up on this fast route via Nuremberg, Frankfurt and Cologne. Almost every hour there is a direct ICE train service operated by Deutsche Bahn on the route, which does not require a change of trains. This offer is supplemented by a multiplicity of journeys with unique changing in Stuttgart or Mannheim, which last only insignificantly longer.

With the German course from Munich to Duesseldorf

The German course is quasi monopolist on the distance Munich - Duesseldorf. In direct traffic, the train uses fast and comfortable ICEs with on-board restaurants. In the case of transfer connections via Stuttgart or Mannheim, an IC can instead be on the way on one of the two sections.

The train from Munich to Dusseldorf is on its way almost around the . So it is also possible at night to travel by train from Munich to Dusseldorf and save one overnight stay in a hotel. The last train of the day leaves Munich around midnight and arrives in Dusseldorf the following morning. The first train of the day, which arrives in the capital of North Rhine-Westphalia around 8.3midnight, departs as early as 3.3midnight A potential alternative is the €Night night train, which is now operated as ÖBB Nightjet. Coming from Innsbruck, it stops late in the evening at Munich Central Station and reaches Dusseldorf in the morning. This offers the possibility of a comfortable departure in a couchette car or sleeping car and saves one night in a hotel.

How long does the train journey from Munich to Dusseldorf take?

The fastest trains can cover the journey between the two cities in less than 5 hours, but the average time for the Munich - Dusseldorf train line is just over 5 hours. Transfer connections take about 5.5 to 6 hours.

In the night hours, the trains run a little slower. even the ICE needs about 7 hours without changing trains, the ÖBB Nightjet about 10 hours.

How much does a train ticket from Munich to Dusseldorf cost?

If you want to take the train from Munich to Dusseldorf very spontaneously, you have to pay 145 € for the one-way ticket in 2nd class. With a little luck, however, tickets are still available for 118 € at short notice and those who are willing to travel overnight can even travel for around 67 €.

When booking at least six to eight weeks in advance, savings prices can also be found, for example for 59.90 €. The coveted savings prizes of 29.90 € would have to be booked at least three to four months in advance.

From which station does the train depart from Munich to Dusseldorf?

The long-distance trains depart from Munich main station, including the train from Munich to Dusseldorf. The important regional traffic junction is well connected to the Munich public transport system, including to the following lines.

  • S-Bahn S1, S2, S3, S4, S6, S7, S8
  • U-Bahn U1, U2, U4, U5, U7, U8
  • Tram 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, N16, N19, N20
  • Bus line 58

What station does the train from Munich to Dusseldorf arrive at?

In Dusseldorf all long-distance trains stop at the main station in the heart of the city. The famous shopping mile Königsallee, the old town and the banks of the Rhine are within walking distance or can be reached by public transport. Almost all underground lines stop either at Graf-Adolf-Platz or at Heinrich-Heine-Allee in the city center. The S-Bahn lines S1, S6, S8, S28 and S68 connect Dusseldorf with the suburbs and neighbouring towns as well as with the airport.

Train tickets from Munich to Düsseldorf: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 39 €
2 weeks earlier 32 €22%
3 weeks earlier 31 €26%
1 month before 29 €34%
2 months earlier 31 €26%
3 months earlier 30 €30%


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The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Munich - Düsseldorf 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 26% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Munich - Düsseldorf with 2 months in advance you save up to about 26% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 30%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips: Trains from Munich to Düsseldorf

Travel by train to Düsseldorf easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Munich to Düsseldorf.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Munich to Düsseldorf trains for as little as $31 (€28)  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $45 (€41)  for a train ticket from Munich to Düsseldorf.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Munich to Düsseldorf by train to be approximately 301 miles (486 km).
While the time it takes to travel 301 miles (486 km) between Munich and Düsseldorf can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Munich to Düsseldorf train journey time is on average 4 h 32 min.

When departing from Munich, you have various train station options to start your trip from including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. When arriving in Düsseldorf, you can end your route in train stations like Düsseldorf Hbf, Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal and Düsseldorf-Benrath.

Omio customers book a train from München Hbf   to Düsseldorf Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board the train most frequently from München Hbf, which is located around 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Düsseldorf Hbf, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city center.

When taking a train from Munich to Düsseldorf, you can count on Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain, ÖBB | Nightjet or Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Düsseldorf. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Munich and Düsseldorf and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, there are 16 direct trains per day from Munich to Düsseldorf. You can look to travel with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Munich to Düsseldorf. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Munich to Düsseldorf leaves at 6: 53 AM. The last train departing from Munich to Düsseldorf leaves at 10: 47 PM. You can find the latest Munich to Düsseldorf train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
You can find trains between Munich and Düsseldorf to cost on average $45 (€41) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Munich to Düsseldorf train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Düsseldorf
München Hbf is the most popular Munich 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 Munich for your trip to Düsseldorf.
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Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for München Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U4, U5, U7
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S6, S7, S8
Tram lines: 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
Bus lines: 68, X98
Train lines: ICE, RJ, NJ, IC, EC, RE, RB

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