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.
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Of the 54 trains that leave Essen for Düsseldorf every day 53 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||19 miles (30 km)|
|Average train duration||25 min|
|Average train ticket price||$4 (€4)|
|Train frequency||186 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 184 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn, Thalys or National Express|
Trains from Essen to Düsseldorf cover the 19 miles (30 km) long route taking on average 25 min with our travel partners like FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn, Thalys or National Express. Normally, there are 186 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $4 (€4), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $3 (€3). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Düsseldorf Hbf.
You can travel by train between Essen and Düsseldorf with Deutsche Bahn, Thalys and National Express for as low as $3 (€3). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
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 Düsseldorf train.
Essen to Düsseldorf train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train between Essen and Düsseldorf with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
Save time and money by searching for and booking your Thalys train from Essen to Düsseldorf online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest Thalys train to Düsseldorf from Essen, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current Thalys train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 19 miles (30 km) trip between Essen and Düsseldorf as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Düsseldorf from Essen, you can check straight away if the Thalys ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official Thalys Essen to Düsseldorf train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!
Thalys from Essen to Düsseldorf train information:
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 to Düsseldorf from Essen, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
Essen to Düsseldorf train information with National Express:
There are a few train stations in Essen to start your route from including Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. In Düsseldorf you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Düsseldorf Hbf, Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal and Düsseldorf-Benrath.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Düsseldorf Hbf.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Essen Hbf, located approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Essen. The most popular arrival train station in Düsseldorf, called Düsseldorf Hbf, is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from its city center.
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