The distance between Munich and Essen is approximately 391.93 miles, or 630.59 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 11 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 47 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.
Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Munich to Essen start from £76.69, and on average cost £124.31. Daily there are 54 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Essen. Deutsche Bahn in Munich leaves from München Hackerbrücke and one other station. And in Essen trains arrive at Wildert and one other train station.
From Munich to Essen train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 10 hours and 59 minutes. If you are looking to get to Essen faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 0 minutes.