Essen to Bochum train

Cheap train tickets from Essen to Bochum

Showing times and prices for Jan 28

Cheapest

4

Average

7

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Essen to Bochum is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

FlixTrain
06:44AMEssen0h08 06:52AMBochum
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41One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:45PMEssen0h09 06:54PMBochum
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71One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:16PMEssen0h10 03:26PMBochum
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71One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:45PMEssen0h11 04:56PMBochum
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71One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:17AMEssen0h11 09:28AMBochum
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71One-way

Train schedule from Essen to Bochum

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, January 28
FlixTrain
06:44AMEssen0h08 06:52AMBochum
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Deutsche Bahn
09:17AMEssen0h11 09:28AMBochum
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Deutsche Bahn
03:16PMEssen0h10 03:26PMBochum
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Deutsche Bahn
04:45PMEssen0h11 04:56PMBochum
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Deutsche Bahn
06:45PMEssen0h09 06:54PMBochum
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Deutsche Bahn
07:43PMEssen0h08 07:51PMBochum
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Fastest train times from Essen to Bochum

Showing times and prices for Jan 28

Fastest Journey

8 m

Average

9 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

14 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Essen for Bochum every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
07:43PMEssen0h08 07:51PMBochum
0 transfers
91One-way
FlixTrain
06:44AMEssen0h08 06:52AMBochum
0 transfers
41One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:45PMEssen0h09 06:54PMBochum
0 transfers
71One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:16PMEssen0h10 03:26PMBochum
0 transfers
71One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:45PMEssen0h11 04:56PMBochum
0 transfers
71One-way

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Overview: Train from Essen to Bochum

distanceDistance9 miles (14 km)
durationAverage train duration8 min
priceAverage train ticket price$6 (€5)
frequencyTrain frequency129 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 111 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB EuroCity, Flixtrain, ÖBB Intercity or National Express

Trains from Essen to Bochum cover the 9 miles (14 km) long route taking on average 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB EuroCity, Flixtrain, ÖBB Intercity or National Express. Normally, there are 129 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $6 (€5), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $3 (€3). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Bochum Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and National Express from Essen to Bochum trains

Find the best trains between Essen and Bochum with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn and National Express from $3 (€3). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

National Express
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National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance train company operating over 550 trains per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates train services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express trains have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most trains come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your train between Essen and Bochum, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

Train information from Essen to Bochum with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 10 min
  • National Express frequency: 47 a day

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 Bochum train.

Essen to Bochum train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 9 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 27 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Essen to Bochum

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Bochum 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 Bochum.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Essen to Bochum trains for as little as $3 (€3)  in the next 7 days.
The Essen to Bochum train ticket price is on average $6 (€5)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
The distance from Essen to Bochum by train is approximately 9 miles (14 km).
On average the Essen to Bochum train travel time is 8 min  for the 9 miles (14 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Essen train stations to Bochum you can start your journey from include Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Bochum include Bochum Hbf, Bochum-Langendreer and Bochum-Langendreer West.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Essen Hbf   and arriving in Bochum Hbf.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Essen Hbf and travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Bochum Hbf and need to travel approximately 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the train station to the city center in Bochum.

For the trip from Essen to Bochum you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB EuroCity, Flixtrain, ÖBB Intercity or National Express. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Essen and Bochum on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 129 trains a day from Essen to Bochum. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this trip departs from Essen at 4: 52 AM. The last train leaves from Essen at 11: 53 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Essen to Bochum and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
You can find trains to Bochum from Essen to cost on average $6 (€5) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Essen to Bochum train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this connection

Essen
Bochum
Essen Hbf is the most popular Essen 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 Essen for your trip to Bochum.
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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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