Trains from Sulzberg to Essen

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Sulzberg - Essen Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There are 24 daily trains from Sulzberg to Essen. Traveling by train from Sulzberg to Essen usually takes around 6 hours and 47 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 5 hours and 40 minutes.

Distance302 mi (486 km)
Fastest train5h 40m
Lowest price£43.68
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines2

Which train should you take from Sulzberg to Essen?

2 train services operate from Sulzberg to Essen. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 22 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn226h 49m£82.53
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company46h 17m£83.23
  • 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 Sulzberg to Essen start from £58, and on average cost . Daily there are 4 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Essen. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Sulzberg leaves from Bodelsberg and one other station. And in Essen trains arrive at Train Station .

    From Sulzberg to Essen train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 6 hours and 17 minutes. If you are looking to get to Essen faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 40 minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Sulzberg to Essen 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 Sulzberg to Essen?

The distance between Sulzberg and Essen is approximately 302 miles, or 486 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 6 hours and 47 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 40 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains departing from Sulzberg to Essen tend to have the most passengers on Thursday. With higher demand ticket prices also tend to be higher on Thursday. If you are trying to snag a cheap train tickets or just want an emptier train you'll have better luck by booking travel departing on Thursday as the least number of people tend to travel then.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Sulzberg at 05:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 22:00. 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 Sulzberg to Essen?

There are 24 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 Essen to Sulzberg.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Sulzberg?

Main departure station: Train Station

There are two stations in Sulzberg where you can board the train to Essen.

All train stations in Sulzberg:

  • Train Station

  • Bodelsberg

Where is the train station in Essen?

Main arrival station: Train Station

Essen has one train station.

Train stations in Essen:

  • Train Station

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