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Trains from Ochsenfurt to Essen

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Ochsenfurt - Essen Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There are 15 daily trains from Ochsenfurt to Essen. Traveling by train from Ochsenfurt to Essen usually takes around 4 hours and 55 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 3 hours and 31 minutes.

Distance183 mi (294 km)
Fastest train3h 31m
Lowest price€35.90
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines2

Which train should you take from Ochsenfurt to Essen?

2 train services operate from Ochsenfurt to Essen. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 11 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn114h 49m€82.60
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company75h 24m€86.63
  • Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Ochsenfurt to Essen start from €36, and on average cost . Daily there are 11 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Essen. Deutsche Bahn in Ochsenfurt leaves from Goßmannsdorf and one other station. And in Essen trains arrive at Train Station .

    From Ochsenfurt to Essen train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 4 hours and 49 minutes. If you are looking to get to Essen faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 31 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn offers 32 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Essen.

  • 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 Ochsenfurt to Essen start from €43, and on average cost . Daily there are 7 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Essen. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Ochsenfurt leaves from Goßmannsdorf and one other station. And in Essen trains arrive at Train Station .

    From Ochsenfurt to Essen train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 5 hours and 24 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 3 hours and 31 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 9 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Essen.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

The distance between Ochsenfurt and Essen is approximately 183 miles, or 294 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 55 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 31 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?

On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by trains from Ochsenfurt to Essen on Tuesday. Tickets for Tuesday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Saturday. Saturday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Ochsenfurt at 00:00 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 Ochsenfurt to Essen?

There are 15 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 Ochsenfurt.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Ochsenfurt?

Departure stations

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

All train stations in Ochsenfurt:

  • Goßmannsdorf

  • Train Station

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