How to travel from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main

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from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main

You can get from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main on Oct 05 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:52PMDüsseldorf Hbf1h38 08:30PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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06:50PMDüsseldorf3h40 10:30PMFrankfurt am Main
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07:23PMDüsseldorf Hbf1h50 09:13PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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08:08PMDüsseldorf Hbf1h40 09:48PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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07:30AMDüsseldorf4h00 11:30AMFrankfurt am Main
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Travel Information to Frankfurt am Main from Düsseldorf

distanceDistance113 miles (182 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$17 - $118
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $17 (€16) • 2 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $118 (€114) • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 113 miles (182 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Düsseldorf and Frankfurt am Main. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $17 (€16). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main.

How to get from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main, 75,14% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main

Travel Tips: Travel to Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main.
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There are 4 ways that you can travel from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Frankfurt am Main from Düsseldorf is by taking a bus with an average price of $17 (€16).

This is compared to other travel options to Frankfurt am Main:

A bus is $102 (€98) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main costing on average $118 (€114).

A bus is $51 (€49) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main costing on average $68 (€65).

The fastest way to get to Frankfurt am Main from Düsseldorf is by flight with an average travel time of 50 min.

Other travel options to Frankfurt am Main can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 2 h 55 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 1 h 31 min.

You should expect to travel around 113 miles (182 km) between Düsseldorf and Frankfurt am Main.

The average frequency per day from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main is:

  • 11 buses per day.
  • 21 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main:

  • Buses most often depart from Düsseldorf at Düsseldorf, Hbf, Worringer Straße and arrive in Frankfurt am Main at Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1).
  • Flights mostly depart from Dusseldorf Airport and arrive in Frankfurt am Main Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Düsseldorf Hbf and tend to arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Frankfurt am Main. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main tickets on Omio for $17 (€16).
  • Travel with Lufthansa to go to Frankfurt am Main by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Lufthansa Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main tickets on Omio for $118 (€114).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Frankfurt am Main. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main tickets on Omio for $68 (€65).

Yes, there are direct routes from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 11 direct buses per day to take to Frankfurt am Main with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Globtour Medjugorjie d. O. O. Or STUDENT AGENCY k. S.
  • You can find 20 direct trains per day to take to Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn.

Direct services to Frankfurt am Main tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

Many of our customers traveling from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main don't make Frankfurt am Main their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Frankfurt am Main are Berlin, Paris or Munich, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Frankfurt am Main to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $17 (€16) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $118 (€114) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $68 (€65) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Düsseldorf to Frankfurt am Main online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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