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.
The average ticket from Vienna to Düsseldorf will cost around £ 158 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 97.
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8 h 32 m
Trains per day
Of the 10 trains that leave Vienna for Düsseldorf every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 766 km distance in an average of 10 h but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 8 h 32 m .
The slowest trains will take 13 h 16 m 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.
|Distance||475 miles (766 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 29 min|
|Average train ticket price||£47 (€54)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE or ÖBB | Nightjet|
Trains from Vienna to Düsseldorf cover the 475 miles (766 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 29 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE or ÖBB | Nightjet. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £47, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Düsseldorf Hbf.
You can travel by train from Vienna to Düsseldorf with Deutsche Bahn for as low as £33. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Vienna to Düsseldorf train.
Vienna to Düsseldorf train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets between Vienna and Düsseldorf due to the coronavirus:
Travel by train between Vienna, Austria and Düsseldorf, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Vienna and Düsseldorf closer to your date of departure here.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Düsseldorf to Vienna is: Partially open
Reentry to Austria is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 20/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Düsseldorf to Vienna train here.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Düsseldorf Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Wien Westbahnhof, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre of Vienna.
The most popular arrival train station, Düsseldorf Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Düsseldorf.
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