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Düsseldorf - Wurzburg Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 133 daily trains from Düsseldorf to Wurzburg. Traveling by train from Düsseldorf to Wurzburg usually takes around 4 hours and 4 minutes, but the fastest DB Intercity-Express train can make the trip in 2 hours and 39 minutes.

Distance171 mi (276 km)
Fastest train2h 39m
Lowest price$35.02
Trains per day18
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines4

Which train should you take from Düsseldorf to Wurzburg?

There are 4 train lines with service from Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia to Wurzburg, Bavaria. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 83 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Eurocity13h 54m$44.56
DB Intercity-Express393h 31m$76.09
Deutsche Bahn834h 14m$64.06
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company105h 5m$76.90

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Düsseldorf to Wurzburg 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 Wurzburg?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Düsseldorf to Wurzburg. 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 Wurzburg?

The distance between Düsseldorf and Wurzburg is approximately 171 miles, or 276 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 4 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 39 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Düsseldorf to Wurzburg 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 Friday 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 2:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. 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 Wurzburg?

There are 133 scheduled trains on most days. 18 of these are direct connections to Wurzburg. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Wurzburg to Düsseldorf. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Düsseldorf to Wurzburg for $20.90.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Düsseldorf?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Düsseldorf.

Where is the train station in Wurzburg?

Arrival stations

There are more train stations and stops in Wurzburg than most cities. Most trains from Düsseldorf will stop at one (or more) of the 4 following stations in Wurzburg:

Train stations in Wurzburg:

  • Würzburg Süd

  • Würzburg-Zell

  • Bismarckstrabe

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