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Niederwerrn-Essen Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 31 daily trains from Niederwerrn to Essen. Traveling by train from Niederwerrn to Essen usually takes around 5 hours and 13 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train can make the trip in 4 hours and 19 minutes.

Distance169 mi (272 km)
Fastest train4h 19m
Lowest price$99.52
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company
Train lines2

Which train should you take from Niederwerrn to Essen?

2 train services operate from Niederwerrn, Bavaria to Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company usually has more trains scheduled, with 28 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn35h 7m$114.92
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company285h 14m$97.87

Frequently Asked Questions

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

The distance between Niederwerrn and Essen is approximately 169 miles, or 272 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 13 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 19 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 Niederwerrn to Essen are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Monday 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 Niederwerrn at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00pm. 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 Niederwerrn to Essen?

There are 31 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 Niederwerrn.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Niederwerrn?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Niederwerrn.

Train stations in Niederwerrn:

  • Oberwerrn

Where is the train station in Essen?

Arrival stations

Essen has one train station.

Train stations in Essen:

  • Train Station

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