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There are 72 daily trains from Purmerend to Borken. Traveling by train from Purmerend to Borken usually takes around 6 hours, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train can make the trip in 4 hours and 5 minutes.
|Distance||93 mi (149 km)|
|Fastest train||4h 0m|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn|
Which train should you take from Purmerend to Borken?
2 train services operate from Purmerend, North Holland to Borken, North Rhine-Westphalia. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 39 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Deutsche Bahn||39||4h 55m||£46.74|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||33||7h 0m||£41.83|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Purmerend to Borken 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 Purmerend to Borken?
The distance between Purmerend and Borken is approximately 93 miles, or 149 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 6 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 5 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 from Purmerend to Borken 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 Wednesday 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 Purmerend at 05:00 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 Purmerend to Borken?
There are 72 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 Borken to Purmerend.
Where is the train station in Purmerend?
Purmerend has 3 stations where passengers can board the train to Borken.
Train stations in Purmerend:
Where is the train station in Borken?
Borken receives travelers from Purmerend at its two active train stations.
Train stations in Borken:
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