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.
This is the last train of the day.
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1 h 13 m
1 h 22 m
Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave Bonn for Essen every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||50 miles (80 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 18 min|
|Average train ticket price||$17 (€16)|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Flixtrain or National Express|
Trains from Bonn to Essen cover the 50 miles (80 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 18 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Flixtrain or National Express. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $17 (€16), but the average price of train tickets is $17 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Bonn Hbf and arrive in Essen Hbf.
Deutsche Bahn and National Express trains will get you from Bonn to Essen from $17 (€16). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
National Express is the leading train company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 trains a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express trains are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most trains are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Bonn - Essen train: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.
National Express from Bonn to Essen train information:
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Bonn to Essen train.
Bonn to Essen train information with Deutsche Bahn:
When departing from Bonn, you have various train station options to start your route from including Bonn Hbf, Bonn-Bad Godesberg and Bonn-Duisdorf. When arriving in Essen, you can end your journey in train stations like Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen.
Omio customers book a train from Bonn Hbf to Essen Hbf most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Bonn Hbf, located approximately 1.9 miles (3 km) from the city center of Bonn. The most popular arrival train station in Essen, called Essen Hbf, is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from its city center.
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