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Düsseldorf - Oberstdorf Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 17 daily trains from Düsseldorf to Oberstdorf. Traveling by train from Düsseldorf to Oberstdorf usually takes around 7 hours and 28 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 5 hours and 51 minutes.

Distance307 mi (495 km)
Fastest train5h 51m
Lowest price$35.75
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines4

Price trends for trains from Düsseldorf to Oberstdorf

Monthly average prices

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Which train should you take from Düsseldorf to Oberstdorf?

There are 4 train lines with service from Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia to Oberstdorf, Bavaria. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 15 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity17h 31m$79.30
DB Intercity-Express18h 54m$58.33
Deutsche Bahn157h 21m$105.77
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company29h 40m$67.94

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Düsseldorf to Oberstdorf during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from Düsseldorf to Oberstdorf?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Düsseldorf to Oberstdorf. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

How long is the train journey from Düsseldorf to Oberstdorf?

The distance between Düsseldorf and Oberstdorf is approximately 307 miles, or 495 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 7 hours and 28 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 51 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Düsseldorf to Oberstdorf are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Düsseldorf at 12:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Düsseldorf to Oberstdorf?

There are 17 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from Düsseldorf to Oberstdorf. In contrast, taking a non-direct train would require you to transfer trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Oberstdorf to Düsseldorf. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Düsseldorf to Oberstdorf for $62.01.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Düsseldorf?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Düsseldorf.

Where is the train station in Oberstdorf?

Arrival stations

Oberstdorf has one train station.

Need a return trip from Oberstdorf to Düsseldorf?

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