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.
The average ticket from Essen to Düsseldorf will cost around $ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 15.
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Of the 61 trains that leave Essen for Düsseldorf every day 58 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 31 km distance in an average of 27 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 24 m .
The slowest trains will take 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||19 miles (30 km)|
|Average train duration||25 min|
|Average train ticket price||$8 (€7)|
|Train frequency||50 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 50 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or VRR|
Trains from Essen to Düsseldorf cover the 19 miles (30 km) long route taking on average 25 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or VRR. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $8 (€7), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $4 (€3). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Düsseldorf Hbf.
Travel from Essen to Düsseldorf from $4 (€3) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.
Travel 19 miles (30 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Essen and Düsseldorf. Check the DB train schedule for your trip from Essen to Düsseldorf on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Essen and Düsseldorf you can pay as low as $13 (€11).
Deutsche Bahn is the main provider of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes 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.
DB uses different types of trains such as 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 required to travel. For example, bathrooms are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train between Essen and Düsseldorf:
When departing from Essen, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. When arriving in Düsseldorf, you can end your trip in train stations like Düsseldorf Hbf, Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal and Düsseldorf-Benrath.
Omio customers book a train from Essen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Essen Hbf, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Düsseldorf Hbf, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.
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