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Recklinghausen-Duisburg Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There are 16 daily trains from Recklinghausen to Duisburg. Traveling by train from Recklinghausen to Duisburg usually takes around one hour, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance22 mi (36 km)
Fastest train1h 0m
Lowest price€13.32
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines2

Which train should you take from Recklinghausen to Duisburg?

2 train services operate from Recklinghausen, North Rhine-Westphalia to Duisburg, North Rhine-Westphalia. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 13 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn131h 22m€15.93
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company31h 3m€14.24

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Recklinghausen to Duisburg 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 Recklinghausen to Duisburg?

The distance between Recklinghausen and Duisburg is approximately 22 miles, or 36 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour, It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Duisburg.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Recklinghausen to Duisburg are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 Tuesday 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 Recklinghausen at 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 18:00. 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 Recklinghausen to Duisburg?

There are 16 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 Duisburg to Recklinghausen.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Recklinghausen?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Recklinghausen.

Where is the train station in Duisburg?

Arrival stations

There are more train stations and stops in Duisburg than most cities. Most trains from Recklinghausen will stop at one (or more) of the 5 following stations in Duisburg:

Train stations in Duisburg:

  • Trompet

  • Rumeln

  • Duisburg-Rahm

  • Duisburg-Großenbaum

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