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There are 3 daily trains from Düsseldorf to Stockholm. Traveling by train from Düsseldorf to Stockholm usually takes around 23 hours and 26 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 15 hours and 5 minutes.
|Distance||713 mi (1147 km)|
|Fastest train||15h 5m|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn|
Train service from Düsseldorf to Stockholm
- Deutsche Bahn tickets: C$113 one-way
- Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company tickets: C$113 one-way
- FlixTrain tickets: C$80 one-way
What is the price of a train ticket from Düsseldorf to Stockholm?
In the last month, $112.19 was the average price of a train ticket from Düsseldorf to Stockholm. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 14 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $283.39 more than that for a same-day booking.
Monthly average prices
Ticket prices for the train from Düsseldorf to Stockholm often fluctuate based on the time of year. For the best prices on this route, book in January when the average ticket price is only $129,
If you're thinking of traveling from Düsseldorf to Stockholm during December, keep in mind that train ticket prices may be higher than usual, with an average price of $235 during this time of year. The best way to score a cheap deal, even in December, is to book your trip well in advance.
Which train should you take from Düsseldorf to Stockholm?
There are 3 train lines with service from Düsseldorf to Stockholm. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 19 trains each day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Deutsche Bahn||19||18h 22m||$258.37|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||8||18h 55m||$214.01|
|FlixTrain||1||1d 0h 37m||$118.35|
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Düsseldorf to Stockholm start from $113, and on average cost . Daily there are 8 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Stockholm. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Düsseldorf leaves from Düsseldorf Central Station and 9 other stations. And in Stockholm trains arrive at Stockholm C (FlixTrain) .
From Düsseldorf to Stockholm train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 18 hours and 55 minutes. If you are looking to get to Stockholm faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 15 hours and 5 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Stockholm.
Part of the FlixBus family, FlixTrain launched in 2018 to offer affordable and sustainable train travel in Germany. Its trains provide Wi-Fi, power outlets, air conditioning, onboard restrooms, and access to an entertainment portal full of movies, games, and music. In addition, each passenger gets a guaranteed seat, so you don't have to worry about standing in any aisles. FlixTrain operates 1 daily trips to Stockholm from Düsseldorf. The train usually departs from Düsseldorf Central Station in Düsseldorf and arrives at Stockholm Central Train Station in Stockholm after about 24 hours and 37 minutes.
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The distance between Düsseldorf and Stockholm is approximately 713 miles, or 1147 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 23 hours and 26 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 15 hours and 5 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.
On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by trains from Düsseldorf to Stockholm on Saturday. Tickets for Saturday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Friday. Friday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.
The earliest train departs Düsseldorf at 1:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00am. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
There are 3 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Stockholm to Düsseldorf.
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Altstaft, the city's old town, fills its narrow streets with relaxed cafes and chic bars. If you're lucky enough to visit in the winter, Düsseldorf is home to one of Germany's best Christmas markets, hosted at Marktplatz.
To experience Düsseldorf's culture, you can opt to watch a performance in an opera or a theatre. Two of the top theaters are the Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus and Roncalli’s Apollo Variete. Then, when the opera makes you feel sufficiently posh, you'll be ready to enter the pink, opulent palace of Schloss Benrath.
While nearly every corner in Düsseldorf is filled with shops to catch your eye, the most exclusive and luxury shops congregate on one street: Königsallee. However, if you prefer digging through thrift shops and poking into local boutiques, Lorettostrasse might be more your style.
Düsseldorf is home to one of the largest airports in the area, with flights to many international destinations. To view the German countryside from the ground, take a Deutsche Bahn train or a bus offered by several companies that run routes throughout Europe.
Sitting atop an archipelago that leads to the Baltic Sea, Stockholm is one of the most beautiful cities in the Scandinavian countries. Boasting several rivers, waterways, and islands, the city offers many scenic locations for curious tourists. One of the city’s star attractions is the famous Old Town quarter, which was founded in 1252. The area features cobblestone streets as well as winding alleyways and colorful quaint houses with characteristic Scandinavian architecture. If you are interested in some history lessons, check out the Vasa Museum, which is completely housed in a sunken warship. For nature-lovers, don’t hesitate to visit Djurgården, which is an island located close to the city center and reachable by ferries. The island is a big green oasis that boasts a wide range of activities such as hiking, strolling, and picnicking.
Some of the most notable restaurants in Stockholm include Stockholm Gastabud and Agrikultur, both of which offer authentic Swedish dishes. For fusion dishes, don’t hesitate to check out Frantzen.
Stockholm Central Station is the principal hub for both bus and train travel in and out of the city, offering access to other Swedish, Norwegian, and Danish destinations. The main airport is the Stockholm Arlanda Airport, 23 miles north of Stockholm.
Where is the train station in Düsseldorf?
Main departure station: Düsseldorf Central Station
Düsseldorf Central Station (Düsseldorf HBF) is the main transport hub for, you guessed it, Düsseldorf. The station operates both long-distance and intercity services by ICE and Deutsche Bahn, to destinations such as Paris, Zurich, Vienna, and Munich. The station has extensive facilities, including waiting areas, vending machines, restrooms, shops and cafes, and even a grocery store, bakery, and Starbucks. The station is less than a five-minute walk from the city center, which is home to many hotels and shops, and the main bus station is also directly in front of the train station for connections within the city.
All train stations in Düsseldorf:
Düsseldorf Central Station
Düsseldorf Völklinger Str.
Where is the train station in Stockholm?
Main arrival station: Stockholm C (FlixTrain)
Stockholm Central is a large transit complex and the center of railway transportation services in Stockholm. The palatial station first opened in 1871, and while its historic facade has been maintained, the station's interior has modernized significantly. If you take the metro from Central, don't miss the vivid murals in the subway tunnels. Besides the local metro, the station serves long-distance trains and commuter trains, plus intercity bus service from the adjacent Cityterminalen stop. The sprawling complex includes a wide shopping hall under arched ceilings, restaurants, luggage lockers, restrooms, and plenty of seating. Be sure to arrive with plenty of extra time to find your platform in the massive station while gawking at some of the architecture along the way.
Train stations in Stockholm:
Stockholm C (FlixTrain)
Stockholm Central Train Station
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