Essen to Amsterdam train

Cheap train tickets from Essen to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for Jul 08

Cheapest

28

Average

48

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.

SNCB
04:31AMEssen2h24 06:55AMAmsterdam
0 transfers
281One-way
SNCB
08:31PMEssen2h24 10:55PMAmsterdam
0 transfers
281One-way
Thalys
07:46AMEssen1h58 09:44AMAmsterdam
0 transfers
521One-way
Thalys
09:46AMEssen1h58 11:44AMAmsterdam
0 transfers
861One-way

Train schedule from Essen to Amsterdam

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SNCB
04:31AMEssen2h24 06:55AMAmsterdam
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Thalys
07:46AMEssen1h58 09:44AMAmsterdam
0 transfers
Thalys
09:46AMEssen1h58 11:44AMAmsterdam
0 transfers
SNCB
08:31PMEssen2h24 10:55PMAmsterdam
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Essen to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for Jul 08

Fastest Journey

1 h 58 m

Average

2 h 11 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

106 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Essen for Amsterdam every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Thalys
07:46AMEssen1h58 09:44AMAmsterdam
0 transfers
521One-way
Thalys
09:46AMEssen1h58 11:44AMAmsterdam
0 transfers
861One-way
SNCB
04:31AMEssen2h24 06:55AMAmsterdam
0 transfers
281One-way
SNCB
08:31PMEssen2h24 10:55PMAmsterdam
0 transfers
281One-way

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Overview: Train from Essen to Amsterdam

distanceDistance65 miles (105 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price$46 (€43)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCB or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

Trains from Essen to Amsterdam cover the 65 miles (105 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 58 min with our travel partners like SNCB or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $30 (€28), but the average price of train tickets is $46 (€43). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Train companies: SNCB and Deutsche Bahn from Essen to Amsterdam trains

Find the best trains from Essen to Amsterdam with Omio's travel partners SNCB and Deutsche Bahn from $30 (€28). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Deutsche Bahn
SNCB

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 Essen to Amsterdam train.

Essen to Amsterdam train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 15 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 8 a day

SNCB is Belgium's main train company and offers First class or Second class tickets for your train between Essen and Amsterdam.

Omio helps you find the perfect Essen - Amsterdam train with SNCB. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to Amsterdam from Essen, Omio shows you SNCB current train schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Essen to Amsterdam journey. You can expect to travel around 65 miles (105 km) from Essen to Amsterdam on a train with SNCB. Once you are ready, buy your one-way SNCB tickets between Essen and Amsterdam starting as low as $30 (€28) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with SNCB!

  • Average Price: $30

Travel Tips: Trains from Essen to Amsterdam

Travel by train to Amsterdam 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 Essen to Amsterdam.
FAQs

Travel between Essen, Belgium and Amsterdam, Netherlands by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Netherlands from Belgium?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Essen?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

When traveling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 6/27/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Essen and Amsterdam before traveling.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Amsterdam to Essen is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Belgium from Netherlands?

Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Amsterdam?

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Essen, Belgium?

The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

Last checked on 6/27/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Essen from Amsterdam here.

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Essen to Amsterdam to cost as little as $30 (€28)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Essen to Amsterdam train to cost on average $46 (€43)  one way.
The distance to Amsterdam from Essen by train is approximately 65 miles (105 km).
On average the Essen to Amsterdam train time is 1 h 58 min  covering the 65 miles (105 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Essen   to Amsterdam Centraal.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Essen and need to travel around 0.4 miles (680 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Amsterdam most often arrive at Amsterdam Centraal and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from this train station to the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Essen to Amsterdam, you can rely on SNCB or Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express to get you to Amsterdam. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Essen to Amsterdam route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Essen for Amsterdam is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Essen to Amsterdam train departs at 4: 31 AM   and the last train from Essen to Amsterdam leaves at 8: 31 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Essen to Amsterdam on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you book a train ticket from Essen to Amsterdam within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $46 (€43) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Essen to Amsterdam are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Essen
Amsterdam
The major railway station for departures from Essen is Essen. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Essen for your journey to Amsterdam from Essen.

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