Travel from Aachen to Düsseldorf

1h 17min
15 lb of CO2
1h 46min
10 lb of CO2
1h 4min
13 lb of CO2

Drive from Aachen to Düsseldorf

It's 44 miles between Aachen to Düsseldorf. On a typical day, it might take between 1h 4min and 1h 7min from Aachen to Düsseldorf under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 1h 10min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Düsseldorf by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $5.

What is the best way to travel from Aachen to Düsseldorf?

The are 6 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Aachen to Düsseldorf. The fastest way out of Aachen towards Düsseldorf is by bus, as it is the quickest to the Düsseldorf area. This doesn't necessarily take into consideration traffic or weather - so these may impact some of your decision making. It's common to find tickets for as low as $18. DB operates from Aachen to Düsseldorf, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Aachen to Düsseldorf?

The trip to Düsseldorf is an excellent trip for the day or a nice trip for the weekend from Aachen. The cheapest way to get from Aachen to Düsseldorf is $18 and the quickest way takes just 1 hour 46 minutes with the bus. The earlier you can book your trip to Düsseldorf, the better.

Aachen to Düsseldorf North Rhine-Westphalia - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Aachen to Düsseldorf. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Düsseldorf is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Aachen/Düsseldorf buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Aachen is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Aachen North Rhine-Westphalia and Düsseldorf during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Aachen to Düsseldorf? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Düsseldorf traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Düsseldorf is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Aachen to Düsseldorf?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Aachen to Düsseldorf is by bus. The bus costs $18 roughly and will take 1 hour 46 minutes.

How much does it cost to take the train from Aachen to Düsseldorf?

The train costs about $20 between Aachen and Düsseldorf. In total, the train will take roughly 1 hour 21 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at Aachen West, which is 1 miles from Aachen. Further, once you arrive at Düsseldorf Flughafen or you will still have 4 miles to Düsseldorf.

How long does it take from Aachen to Düsseldorf by car?

The total distance between Aachen and Düsseldorf is 44 miles and will take you about 1 hour 4 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $6.

Aachen to Düsseldorf Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $18
Fastest Way Train — 1h 17min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 10 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — train, bus and by car
Distance 43 miles
Travel Companies DB, SNCB

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