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Trip Summary

There are 44 daily trains from Düsseldorf to Herford. Traveling by train from Düsseldorf to Herford usually takes around 2 hours and 20 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 2 hours and 3 minutes.

Distance102 mi (165 km)
Fastest train2h 3m
Lowest price£15.72
Trains per day14
Most frequent serviceDB Intercity-Express
Train lines5

Which train should you take from Düsseldorf to Herford?

There are 5 train lines with service from Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia to Herford, North Rhine-Westphalia. DB Intercity-Express is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 17 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity12h 8m£15.72
DB Intercity-Express172h 29m£25.32
Deutsche Bahn132h 14m£20.94
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company13h 35m£15.72
National Express122h 11m£24.48

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Düsseldorf to Herford 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.

How long is the train journey from Düsseldorf to Herford?

The distance between Düsseldorf and Herford is approximately 102 miles, or 165 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 20 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 3 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 Herford are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 Tuesday 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 02:00 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 Herford?

There are 44 scheduled trains on most days. 14 of these are direct connections to Herford. 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 Herford to Düsseldorf.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Düsseldorf?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Düsseldorf.

Where is the train station in Herford?

Arrival stations

Herford has one train station.

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