How to travel from Düsseldorf to Potsdam

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Travel Information between Düsseldorf and Potsdam

distanceDistance280 miles (451 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$34 - $181
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $34 (€30) • 8 h 41 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $181 (€160) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 280 miles (451 km) by bus, flight or train to Potsdam from Düsseldorf. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $34 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Düsseldorf to Potsdam.

Travel Tips: Travel from Düsseldorf to Potsdam

Travel Tips: Travel to Potsdam 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 Düsseldorf to Potsdam.

There are 3 ways to travel between Düsseldorf and Potsdam including taking a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Potsdam is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $34 (€30) compared to other travel options to Potsdam:

Taking a train is usually $30 (€26) less than taking a bus to Potsdam, which costs on average $63 (€56) for the same trip.

A train is $147 (€130) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Düsseldorf to Potsdam costing on average $181 (€160).

The quickest way to travel to Potsdam from Düsseldorf is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Potsdam by bus can take on average 11 h 36 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 8 h 41 min.

You should expect to travel around 280 miles (451 km) between Düsseldorf and Potsdam.

The average frequency per day from Düsseldorf to Potsdam is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Düsseldorf to Potsdam as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Düsseldorf to Potsdam:

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Düsseldorf to Potsdam depart from Düsseldorf, Hbf, Worringer Straße to Potsdam, ZOB am Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travelers board their train from Düsseldorf Hbf and arrive in Potsdam Hbf.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Düsseldorf to Potsdam:

  • You can take a bus from Düsseldorf to Potsdam with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $63 (€56) with Flixbus from Düsseldorf to Potsdam.
  • You can take a flight from Düsseldorf to Potsdam with Eurowings. Cheap tickets can be found for $181 (€160) with Eurowings from Düsseldorf to Potsdam.
  • You can take a train from Düsseldorf to Potsdam with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $34 (€30) with Deutsche Bahn from Düsseldorf to Potsdam.
Looking to extend your trip from Düsseldorf to Potsdam? Many Omio customers who go from Düsseldorf to Potsdam usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Dresden or Hamburg. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Dresden or Hamburg from Potsdam, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

Before traveling from Düsseldorf to Potsdam, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $63 (€56) one way for this route.
  • A plane ticket costs $181 (€160) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket costs $34 (€30) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Düsseldorf to Potsdam tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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