There are 7 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train NS International  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal ICE International / ...

$35 - $60

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam 141.9 miles

$13 - $26

5 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 068 / ...

$13 - $23

Train Ns  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Venlo Eurobahn / ...
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Amsterdam Zuid Intercity

Bus Eurolines DE  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Amstel

$47 - $62

Drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam 143.2 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Amsterdam (AMS) DUS - AMS

$80 - $269

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam is to rideshare which costs 11€ - 22€ and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam is to drive which takes 2 h 14 min and costs 30€ - 45€.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Amsterdam is 182 km. The road distance is 229 km.

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The train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal takes 2 h 15 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dusseldorf Hbf and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Düsseldorf, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

NS International operates a train from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam every 4 hours, and the journey takes 2 h 15 min. Deutsche Bahn also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Venlo to Amsterdam Zuid
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Düsseldorf Hbf to Amsterdam Amstel
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Düsseldorf to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $26
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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