Wels to Oberhausen train

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Wels - Oberhausen Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There are 13 daily trains from Wels to Oberhausen. Traveling by train from Wels to Oberhausen usually takes around 10 hours and 2 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train can make the trip in 8 hours and 4 minutes.

Distance394 mi (633 km)
Fastest train8h 4m
Lowest price€149.30
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company
Train lines2

Which train should you take from Wels to Oberhausen?

2 train services operate from Wels to Oberhausen. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company usually has more trains scheduled, with 10 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn314h 29m€159.16
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company109h 15m€155.00
  • 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 Wels to Oberhausen start from €149, and on average cost . Daily there are 10 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Oberhausen. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Wels leaves from Central Station . And in Oberhausen trains arrive at Oberhausen-Sterkrade and 2 other train stations.

    From Wels to Oberhausen train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 9 hours and 15 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oberhausen faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 4 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 17 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Oberhausen.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Wels to Oberhausen 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.

Can you take a train all the way from Wels to Oberhausen?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Wels to Oberhausen. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

How long is the train journey from Wels to Oberhausen?

The distance between Wels and Oberhausen is approximately 394 miles, or 633 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 10 hours and 2 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 4 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 Wels to Oberhausen are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Sunday 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 Wels at 12:00 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 Wels to Oberhausen?

There are 13 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 Oberhausen to Wels.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Wels?

Main departure station: Central Station

There is one train station in Wels.

All train stations in Wels:

  • Central Station

Where is the train station in Oberhausen?

Main arrival station: Oberhausen-Holten

There are more train stations and stops in Oberhausen than most cities. Most trains from Wels will stop at one (or more) of the 3 following stations in Oberhausen:

Train stations in Oberhausen:

  • Oberhausen-Holten

  • Oberhausen-Sterkrade

  • Bottrop-Vonderort

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