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How to get to Essen by train

Routes118
Trips per day2,891
train lines8
Stations27
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What train companies travel to Essen, Germany?

Located in Germany, Essen is accessible by train from 118 other cities. You can choose from 2891 daily scheduled trips when you search for trains to Essen on Wanderu. Deutsche Bahn usually has the most trains on any given day.

Looking for other ways to get there? Bus tickets to Essen are also available.

Train companies serving Essen

TrainRoutesAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company1106h 7m$69.31
Deutsche Bahn1025h 4m$75.01
DB Intercity-Express274h 17m$73.84
DB Intercity204h 8m$64.06
DB Eurocity63h 38m$60.87
Non-federally owned railway company62h 28m$39.13
FlixTrain61h 48m$17.94
National Express21h 51m$28.30

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a good price for a train ticket to Essen?

$3.53 is the cheapest price for a train ticket to Essen, according to recent searches on Wanderu. You can use our search to check if this price is currently available on buses from your city to Essen. In the last month, trains from Dortmund to Essen had the lowest average price at $4.85. The train from Dortmund to Essen also tends to start at relatively low prices.

Where is the train station in Essen, Germany?

The busiest train station in Essen is Train Station. There are several other active stations in addition to this main station. The most popular train stations in Essen are:

  • Train Station
  • Essen Hbf
  • Kettwig Stausee

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