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Overview: Train from Emden to Gelsenkirchen

distanceDistance128 miles (206 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price$30 (€26)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or WestfalenBahn

Trains from Emden to Gelsenkirchen cover the 128 miles (206 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 59 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or WestfalenBahn. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $28 (€25), but the average price of train tickets is $30 (€26). Travelers depart most frequently from Emden Hbf and arrive in Gelsenkirchen Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and WestfalenBahn from Emden to Gelsenkirchen trains

For as little as $23 (€20) you can travel by train between Emden and Gelsenkirchen with Deutsche Bahn and WestfalenBahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains from Emden to Gelsenkirchen. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

Train information from Emden to Gelsenkirchen with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 40 min
  • Cheapest Price: $23
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 5 a day

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Emden to Gelsenkirchen

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Emden to Gelsenkirchen with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Emden to Gelsenkirchen

FAQs: Travel by train from Emden 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 Emden to Gelsenkirchen.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Emden to Gelsenkirchen can start from as little as $28 (€25) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Emden to Gelsenkirchen is $30 (€26); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Emden to Gelsenkirchen train time is 2 h 59 min   covering the 128 mile (206 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Emden to Gelsenkirchen leaves at 7: 33 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Emden to Gelsenkirchen leaves at 8: 33 AM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Emden to Gelsenkirchen without having to change trains with Deutsche Bahn. There are 4 direct trains from Emden to Gelsenkirchen each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a train from Emden to Gelsenkirchen, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or WestfalenBahn for the best way to get you to Gelsenkirchen. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Emden and Gelsenkirchen and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

When departing from Emden, you have various train station options to start your route from including Emden Hbf, Emden Außenhafen and Emden Flugplatz. When arriving in Gelsenkirchen, you can end your route in train stations like Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen-Hassel station and Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen station.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Emden Hbf, which is located around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Gelsenkirchen Hbf, located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Gelsenkirchen from Emden is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 59 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Emden to Gelsenkirchen by train is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Emden and Gelsenkirchen including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Emden and Gelsenkirchen

Emden
Gelsenkirchen
Emden Hbf is the most popular Emden 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 Emden for your trip to Gelsenkirchen.
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Phone Number
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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Emden Flugplatz
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Emden, Zum Borkumanleger (Außenhafen)Accessibility
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Emden, Jungfernbrückstraße (Kunsthalle)

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