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Essen - Drensteinfurt Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 6 daily trains from Essen to Drensteinfurt. Traveling by train from Essen to Drensteinfurt usually takes around one hour and 23 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train can make the trip in 57 minutes.

Distance39 mi (63 km)
Fastest train0h 57m
Lowest price$28.87
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company
Train lines4

Which train should you take from Essen to Drensteinfurt?

There are 4 train lines with service from Essen to Drensteinfurt. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 5 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity-Express21h 22m$36.80
Deutsche Bahn31h 34m$31.93
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company51h 19m$31.37
National Express11h 22m$31.26
  • DB Intercity-Express

    DB Intercity-Express

    The most popular Deutsche Bahn ICE routes travel to Berlin, Cologne, Paris, and Munich. Seating is spacious with a good amount of legroom, and onboard amenities include complimentary WiFi, restrooms, and a restaurant car selling beverages, snacks, sandwiches, and hot meals. Unlike the rest of the Deutsche Bahn network, ticket prices on Deutsche Bahn ICE services are not based on a per-kilometer rate but on specific station-to-station links.

  • Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn EuroCity, or Deutsche Bahn EC, is a train service in Germany with regular service to Frankfurt, Hamburg, Zurich, Copenhagen, Berlin, Warsaw, and Munich. Deutsche Bahn Eurocity trains can be single or double-decker, but all are air conditioned.

  • Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Essen to Drensteinfurt start from $29, and on average cost . Daily there are 5 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Drensteinfurt. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Essen leaves from Train Station . And in Drensteinfurt trains arrive at Rinkerode and one other train station.

    From Essen to Drensteinfurt train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 1 hours and 19 minutes. If you are looking to get to Drensteinfurt faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 57 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 44 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Drensteinfurt.

  • National Express

    National Express

    National Express trains operate on Germany's rail network, with services across the country to cities including Cologne, and Bonn, Munster. As a green-certified company, National Express is also one of the most sustainable ways of traveling around the region.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Essen to Drensteinfurt 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.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the train or in stations.

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 Essen to Drensteinfurt?

The distance between Essen and Drensteinfurt is approximately 39 miles, or 63 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 23 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 57 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Drensteinfurt.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Essen to Drensteinfurt are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Saturday 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 Essen at 12:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00pm. 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 Essen to Drensteinfurt?

There are 6 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 Drensteinfurt to Essen.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Essen?

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Main departure station: Train Station

Essen Hauptbahnhof is the central railway station in Essen in Western Germany. The station has been rebuilt numerous times due to damage from the Second World War and other structural issues, and now over 400 trains serve the station daily. In addition, long-distance Deutsche Bahn ICE trains run regularly to destinations including Berlin, Cologne, Stuttgart, and Vienna. Regional trains travel cities such as Aachen, Dusseldorf, Wuppertal, and Munster. Inside the station are a variety of shops, restaurants and bakeries, banks, a pharmacy, ticket offices, and information desks. The station is in the center of Essen, so there are hotels, restaurants, and attractions a short walk away.

All train stations in Essen:

  • Train Station

Where is the train station in Drensteinfurt?

Main arrival station: Mersch(Westf)

Drensteinfurt receives travelers from Essen at its two active train stations.

Train stations in Drensteinfurt:

  • Mersch(Westf)

  • Rinkerode

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