If you want to know more about the journey from Düsseldorf to Arnhem by train, look no further!
The average journey time from Düsseldorf to Arnhem by train is 1 hour 47 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 1 hour 47 minutes. Around 18 trains per day travel the 65 miles (105 km) between these two destinations. Direct trains are usually available every day on the route to Arnhem. You're likely to be travelling with ICE, DB or ÖBB to Arnhem. As the main train operators on this route, all offer plenty of space for luggage and comfortable seating as standard.
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It takes an average of 1h 47m to travel from Düsseldorf to Arnhem by train, over a distance of around 65 miles (105 km). There are normally 18 trains per day travelling from Düsseldorf to Arnhem and tickets for this journey start from €18.90 when you book in advance.
105 miles (65 km)
18 trains per day
Direct trains available
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The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.
The high-speed train of Deutsche Bahn, with a maximum speed of 205 mph (330 km/h), the ICE connects major cities and is also used for international travel to neighbouring countries such as Austria, France and Denmark. This train is equipped with air conditioning, a dining car, a children's compartment and power sockets. Passengers enjoy a free WiFi connection throughout the duration of the ICE trip.
An express train running on German domestic routes, the Intercity is a little slower than the ICE and is also used for long distance trips. The integrated circuit covers long distances with a maximum speed of 125 mph (200 km/h). In recent years, trains of the new generation "Intercity 2" run on some lines at 100 mph (160 km/h) only – these trains, however, offer extra legroom and extra space for toddlers. They are also equipped with air conditioning, a food carriage and wheelchair parking spaces.
ÖBB is the major railway company for Austria, subdivided into several subsidiaries, responsible for certain areas of transport, such as long distance and local transport, the operation of postal buses and the transport of goods. Railjet is ÖBB's high-speed train, which travels at speeds of up to 143 mph (230 km/h) and connects the main Austrian cities with Germany, Hungary, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Italy.
Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Düsseldorf to Arnhem by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Düsseldorf and Arnhem is 1 hour and 47 minutes, with around 18 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Düsseldorf to Arnhem is 1 hour and 47 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Düsseldorf to Arnhem can start from as little as €18.90 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Düsseldorf to Arnhem without having to change trains. There are 17 direct trains from Düsseldorf to Arnhem each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Düsseldorf to Arnhem leaves at 05:22. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Düsseldorf to Arnhem leaves at 22:26. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Düsseldorf to Arnhem cover a distance of around 65 miles (105 km) during the journey.