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Oct 25
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$22Deutsche Bahn
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$27Deutsche Bahn
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Sat
Oct 30
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Train Information from Essen to Bremen

distanceDistance135 miles (217 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price$24 (€20)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Essen to Bremen cover the 135 miles (217 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 15 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $24 (€20), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $12 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Bremen Hbf.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn from Essen to Bremen

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you between Essen and Bremen from $12 (€10). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you between Essen and Bremen in comfort. Find the DB train schedule for your route between Essen and Bremen on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance between Essen and Bremen is 135 miles (217 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Essen to Bremen start at $22 (€18).

Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international train journeys every day. DB is well-known for its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

Travel on different types of DB trains, including 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 needed to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

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  • Cashless payments recommended
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Travel Tips

Trains from Essen to Bremen
Travel by train to Bremen 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 Bremen.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets to Bremen from Essen cost?
Train tickets to Bremen from Essen for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $12 (€10)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train to Bremen from Essen?
The Essen to Bremen train ticket price is on average $24 (€20)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
How far is Bremen from Essen by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Bremen from Essen by train to be approximately 135 miles (217 km).
How long is a train between Essen and Bremen on average?
On average the Essen to Bremen train travel time is 2 h 15 min  for the 135 miles (217 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Essen to Bremen do I depart from? Which Bremen train station from Essen do I arrive in?

When taking the train to Bremen from Essen, you can choose to depart from train stations like Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. Your journey can end in train stations such as Bremen Hbf, Bremen-Vegesack and Bremen-Mahndorf.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Essen Hbf   and arrive in Bremen Hbf.

Where is the departure train station in Essen located? Where is the arrival train station in Bremen located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Essen Hbf, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Essen.

The most popular arrival train station, Bremen Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Bremen.

What train providers go from Essen to Bremen?
For the trip from Essen to Bremen you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Essen and Bremen on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services are there to Bremen from Essen a day?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Essen to Bremen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Essen to Bremen? When can I take the last train for the day?
You can take the first train from Essen to Bremen at 9: 56 AM. The last train from Essen to Bremen that you can take departs at 7: 00 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Essen to Bremen schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I purchase train tickets between Essen and Bremen to score the best deals?
If you buy the Essen to Bremen train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $24 (€20). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Bremen from Essen. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Essen
Bremen
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 Bremen.