Cheap train tickets from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen

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Cheapest

$55

Average

$72

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen will cost around $ 72 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 55.

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12:34PMBerlin Hbf5h07 05:41PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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02:34PMBerlin Hbf5h08 07:42PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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10:34AMBerlin Hbf5h08 03:42PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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08:34AMBerlin Hbf4h39 01:13PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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04:34PMBerlin Hbf5h08 09:42PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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$551One-way

Train schedule from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen

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12:21AMBerlin Hbf6h07 06:28AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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12:21AMBerlin Hbf6h04 06:25AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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04:30AMBerlin Hbf4h23 08:53AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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05:29AMBerlin Hbf4h24 09:53AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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06:34AMBerlin Hbf5h34 12:08PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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06:34AMBerlin Hbf5h15 11:49AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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06:46AMBerlin Hbf4h07 10:53AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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07:00AMBerlin Hbf4h28 11:28AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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07:46AMBerlin Hbf4h07 11:53AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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07:59AMBerlin Hbf4h33 12:32PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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08:34AMBerlin Hbf4h39 01:13PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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08:46AMBerlin Hbf4h07 12:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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09:46AMBerlin Hbf4h07 01:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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10:34AMBerlin Hbf5h08 03:42PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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10:46AMBerlin Hbf4h07 02:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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11:46AMBerlin Hbf4h03 03:49PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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11:46AMBerlin Hbf4h07 03:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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12:34PMBerlin Hbf5h07 05:41PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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12:46PMBerlin Hbf4h07 04:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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01:06PMBerlin Hbf4h22 05:28PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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01:46PMBerlin Hbf4h07 05:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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01:58PMBerlin Hbf4h13 06:11PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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02:34PMBerlin Hbf5h08 07:42PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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02:46PMBerlin Hbf4h07 06:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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03:46PMBerlin Hbf4h07 07:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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04:34PMBerlin Hbf5h08 09:42PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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04:47PMBerlin Hbf4h06 08:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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05:46PMBerlin Hbf4h07 09:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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06:34PMBerlin Hbf5h34 12:08AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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06:34PMBerlin Hbf5h19 11:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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06:46PMBerlin Hbf4h07 10:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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07:46PMBerlin Hbf4h07 11:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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08:38PMBerlin Hbf6h15 02:53AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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Fastest train times from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen

Showing times and prices for Jan 20

Fastest Journey

4 h 3 m

Average

4 h 38 m

Trains per day

33

Distance

445 km

Of the 33 trains that leave Berlin for Gelsenkirchen every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 445 km distance in an average of 4 h 38 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 3 m .

The slowest trains will take 6 h 15 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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11:46AMBerlin Hbf4h03 03:49PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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$831One-way
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04:47PMBerlin Hbf4h06 08:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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$831One-way
06:46PMBerlin Hbf4h07 10:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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07:46AMBerlin Hbf4h07 11:53AMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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$741One-way
08:46AMBerlin Hbf4h07 12:53PMGelsenkirchen Hbf
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$831One-way

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Overview: Train from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen

distanceDistance275 miles (444 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price$52 (€43)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen cover the 275 miles (444 km) long route taking on average 5 h 34 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $52 (€43), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $29 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Gelsenkirchen Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen trains

For as little as $29 (€24) you can travel by train from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Gelsenkirchen from Berlin. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 11 min
  • Average Price: $29
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Deutsche Bahn's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train to Gelsenkirchen from Berlin are the following:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply


Deutsche Bahn trains from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Travel Tips: Trains from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen

Travel by train to Gelsenkirchen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen.
FAQs

How much does a cheap train between Berlin and Gelsenkirchen cost?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen for as low as $29 (€24)  for the next 7 days.

What is the price of a train ticket from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen?

If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Berlin to Gelsenkirchen train to cost on average $52 (€43)  one way.

How far is Berlin to Gelsenkirchen by train?

You should expect to travel around 275 miles (444 km)  from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen by train.

How many hours is the train time from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen?

The train time from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen is on average 5 h 34 min  for the 275 miles (444 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What station does the train from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen depart from? Which Gelsenkirchen train station do I come into from Berlin?

When taking the train between Berlin and Gelsenkirchen, you can choose to depart from train stations like Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. Your journey can end in train stations such as Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen-Hassel and Gelsenkirchen Zoo.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Berlin Hbf   and arrive in Gelsenkirchen Hbf.

Where is the Berlin train station located? Where is the Gelsenkirchen train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Berlin Hbf, is located 1.7 miles (2.8 km) from the city center of Berlin.

The most popular arrival train station, Gelsenkirchen Hbf, is located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city center of Gelsenkirchen.

Which train providers should I travel with from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen?

When taking a train from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Gelsenkirchen. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Are there any direct trains from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen?

Yes, there are 2 direct trains per day from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen with Deutsche Bahn, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your train ticket.

How many train services per day are there from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen?

The average number of trains departing Berlin for Gelsenkirchen is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When is the earliest train from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen? When is the last train from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen?

You can take the first train from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen at 7: 34 AM. The last train from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen that you can take departs at 7: 38 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

How early should I book Berlin to Gelsenkirchen train tickets to get the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen is on average $52 (€43) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets from Berlin to Gelsenkirchen available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Gelsenkirchen
Berlin Hbf is the most popular Berlin railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Berlin for your trip to Gelsenkirchen.
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Public transit options for Berlin Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U5
S-Bahn lines: S3, S5, S7, S9
Bus lines: 120, 123, 142, 147, 245, M41, M85, N20, N40, N5
Tram lines: M5, M6, M8, M10
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FEX, HBX, IRE, RB10, RB14, RB21, RB22, RE1, RE2, RE3, RE4, RE5, RE7