Cheap train tickets from Essen to Oberhausen

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Essen to Oberhausen?

Lowest Price€8.11
Fastest0h 22m
Daily Schedules37
train companies3
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Essen to Oberhausen?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Essen to Oberhausen is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Essen to Oberhausen was €13.35. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Essen to Oberhausen?

The distance between Essen and Oberhausen is approximately 6.96 miles, or 11.19 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around and 31 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is and 22 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Essen to Oberhausen?

On Saturday trains from Essen to Oberhausen are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Essen to Oberhausen?

Typically there are 37 schedules to compare for your trip to Oberhausen. On the route to Oberhausen 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers the most scheduled departures between Essen to Oberhausen, usually offering 18 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Essen to Oberhausen, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Here are the 3 train companies that operate from Essen to Oberhausen

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Essen to Oberhausen start from €8.11, and on average cost €12.57. Daily there are 6 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Oberhausen. Deutsche Bahn in Essen leaves from Train Station, And in Oberhausen trains arrive at Train Station,

From Essen to Oberhausen train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 0 hours and 26 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oberhausen faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 22 minutes.

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Avg. Time
0h 26m
Avg. Price
€12.57

DB Intercity-Express

DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Essen to Oberhausen start from €14.80, and on average cost €15.55. Daily there are 13 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Oberhausen. DB Intercity-Express in Essen leaves from Train Station, And in Oberhausen trains arrive at Train Station and 2 other train stations.

From Essen to Oberhausen train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 0 hours and 38 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oberhausen faster, DB Intercity-Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 22 minutes.

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Avg. Time
0h 38m
Avg. Price
€15.55

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Essen to Oberhausen start from €8.11, and on average cost €12.02. Daily there are 18 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Oberhausen. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Essen leaves from Train Station, And in Oberhausen trains arrive at Train Station and 2 other train stations.

From Essen to Oberhausen train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 0 hours and 29 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 0 hours and 22 minutes.

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Avg. Time
0h 29m
Avg. Price
€12.02

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Essen on their way to Oberhausen:
  • Train Station
There are 5 different stations where trains from Essen arrive in Oberhausen. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Oberhausen:
  • Train Station
  • Oberhausen-Sterkrade
  • Oberhausen-Holten
  • Oberhausen-Osterfeld Süd
  • Bottrop-Vonderort