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Lathen-Castrop-Rauxel Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 45 daily trains from Lathen to Castrop-Rauxel. Traveling by train from Lathen to Castrop-Rauxel usually takes around 3 hours and 47 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 2 hours and 46 minutes.

Distance90 mi (145 km)
Fastest train2h 46m
Lowest price$23.43
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines2

Which train should you take from Lathen to Castrop-Rauxel?

2 train services operate from Lathen, Lower Saxony to Castrop-Rauxel, North Rhine-Westphalia. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 35 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn353h 26m$33.55
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company105h 1m$30.59

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Lathen to Castrop-Rauxel 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 Lathen to Castrop-Rauxel?

The distance between Lathen and Castrop-Rauxel is approximately 90 miles, or 145 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 47 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 46 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Lathen to Castrop-Rauxel are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Wednesday 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 Lathen at 5:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00pm. 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 Lathen to Castrop-Rauxel?

There are 45 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 Castrop-Rauxel to Lathen.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Lathen?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Lathen.

Where is the train station in Castrop-Rauxel?

Arrival stations

Castrop-Rauxel receives travelers from Lathen at its two active train stations.

Train stations in Castrop-Rauxel:

  • Castrop-Rauxel Süd

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