Cheap Leiden to Essen  train tickets

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How much are Leiden to Essen train tickets?

Lowest Price$39.09
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How to find cheap train tickets from Leiden to Essen ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Leiden to Essen 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 Leiden to Essen was $54.08. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 0 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. 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 journey from Leiden to Essen ? How far is Leiden to Essen ?

The distance between Leiden to Essen is 117.99 miles or 189.84 km. A train trip from Leiden to Essen typically takes 4 hours, If you are looking to get to Essen faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Deutsche Bahn. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 2 hours and 54 minutes to get from Leiden to Essen.

Going from Leiden to Essen by train takes over 4 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Saturday trains from Leiden to Essen 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Deutsche Bahn has the most connections between Leiden to Essen

Typically there are 39 schedules to compare for your trip to Essen. On the route to Essen 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Deutsche Bahn offers the most scheduled departures between Leiden to Essen, usually offering 38 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Leiden to Essen, 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.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Leiden to Essen, which start at $32.48.

Leiden to Essen is served by 3 train carriers

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Leiden to Essen start from $39.09, and on average cost $55.43. Daily there are 38 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Essen. Deutsche Bahn in Leiden leaves from De Vink and 2 other stations. And in Essen trains arrive at Essen Hbf,

From Leiden to Essen train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 4 hours and 12 minutes. If you are looking to get to Essen faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn offers 38 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $58.17 for a one-way train ticket to Essen.

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4h 12m
Avg. Price
$55.43

DB Intercity-Express

DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Leiden to Essen start from $55.63, and on average cost $63.56. Daily there are 1 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Essen. DB Intercity-Express in Leiden leaves from De Vink, And in Essen trains arrive at Essen Hbf,

From Leiden to Essen train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 3 hours and 35 minutes. If you are looking to get to Essen faster, DB Intercity-Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 0 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Essen on a weekend there is typically one DB Intercity-Express scheduled trip per day, which will cost $71.50 for a one-way weekend reservation from Leiden.

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Avg. Time
3h 35m
Avg. Price
$63.56

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Leiden to Essen start from $47.83, and on average cost $48.27. Daily there are 7 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Essen. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Leiden leaves from De Vink and 2 other stations. And in Essen trains arrive at Essen Hbf,

From Leiden to Essen train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 4 hours and 28 minutes. If you are looking to get to Essen faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $48.30 for a one-way train ticket to Essen.

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4h 28m
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$48.27
There are 3 different stations that serve train trips to Essen that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Leiden serving this route is De Vink, Leiden Lammenschans, Leiden Centraal.
  • De Vink
  • Leiden Lammenschans
  • Leiden Centraal
There is one train station where trains arrive in Essen from Leiden., The busiest departure station in Leiden serving this route is Essen Hbf.
  • Essen Hbf