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Düsseldorf - Bonn Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There are 14 daily trains from Düsseldorf to Bonn. Traveling by train from Düsseldorf to Bonn usually takes around one hour and 15 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in one hour and 4 minutes.

Distance37 mi (59 km)
Fastest train1h 4m
Lowest price£14.81
Trains per day15
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines5

Which train should you take from Düsseldorf to Bonn?

There are 5 train lines with service from Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia to Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 8 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity21h 7m£14.81
DB Intercity-Express61h 17m£16.88
Deutsche Bahn81h 15m£15.87
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company101h 22m£20.30
National Express21h 11m£26.70

Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

The distance between Düsseldorf and Bonn is approximately 37 miles, or 59 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 15 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 4 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Düsseldorf to Bonn are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Sunday 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 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. 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 Bonn?

There are 14 scheduled trains on most days. 15 of these are direct connections to Bonn. 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 Bonn to Düsseldorf. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Düsseldorf to Bonn for £25.19.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Düsseldorf?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Düsseldorf.

Where is the train station in Bonn?

Arrival stations

Bonn receives travelers from Düsseldorf at its two active train stations.

Train stations in Bonn:

  • Bonn-Mehlem

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