Essen to Düsseldorf train

Cheap train tickets from Essen to Düsseldorf

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12

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15

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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10:16AMEssen Hbf0h26 10:42AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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Train schedule from Essen to Düsseldorf

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04:23AMEssen Hbf0h24 04:47AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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09:41AMEssen Hbf0h26 10:07AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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10:16AMEssen Hbf0h26 10:42AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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11:14AMEssen Hbf0h28 11:42AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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11:37AMEssen Hbf0h25 12:02PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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11:50AMEssen Hbf0h26 12:16PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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04:26PMEssen Hbf0h25 04:51PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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04:49PMEssen Hbf0h27 05:16PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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05:15PMEssen Hbf0h32 05:47PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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05:37PMEssen Hbf0h30 06:07PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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05:49PMEssen Hbf0h27 06:16PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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06:42PMEssen Hbf0h25 07:07PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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06:54PMEssen Hbf0h27 07:21PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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08:37PMEssen Hbf0h25 09:02PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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08:56PMEssen Hbf0h21 09:17PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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09:00PMEssen Hbf0h21 09:21PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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09:37PMEssen Hbf0h26 10:03PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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09:57PMEssen Hbf0h25 10:22PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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10:37PMEssen Hbf0h25 11:02PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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11:01PMEssen Hbf0h21 11:22PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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11:37PMEssen Hbf0h29 12:06AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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Fastest train times from Essen to Düsseldorf

Showing times and prices for Oct 02

Fastest Journey

21 m

Average

25 m

Trains per day

54

Distance

31 km

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.

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09:00PMEssen Hbf0h21 09:21PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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11:01PMEssen Hbf0h21 11:22PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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08:56PMEssen Hbf0h21 09:17PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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Overview: Train from Essen to Düsseldorf

distanceDistance19 miles (30 km)
durationAverage train duration25 min
priceAverage train ticket price$4 (€4)
frequencyTrain frequency186 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 184 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersFlixTrain, 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.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn, Thalys and National Express from Essen to Düsseldorf trains

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.

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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:

  • Average Duration: 26 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 50 a day

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:

  • Average Duration: 28 min
  • Thalys frequency: 2 a day

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:

  • Average Duration: 31 min
  • National Express frequency: 53 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Essen to Düsseldorf

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Düsseldorf 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 Düsseldorf.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Essen to Düsseldorf to cost as little as $3 (€3)  in the next 7 days.
The Essen to Düsseldorf train ticket price is on average $4 (€4)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Essen and Düsseldorf by train to be approximately 19 miles (30 km).
On average the Essen to Düsseldorf train time is 25 min  covering the 19 miles (30 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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.

For the trip from Essen to Düsseldorf you can take a train with FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn, Thalys or National Express. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Düsseldorf from Essen on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, there are 184 direct trains per day from Essen to Düsseldorf, and you can find a direct train for this route with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
On average, there are 186 trains a day from Essen to Düsseldorf. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Essen to Düsseldorf at 5: 57 AM. The last train from Essen to Düsseldorf that you can take departs at 9: 37 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Essen to Düsseldorf schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
If you buy a train ticket from Essen to Düsseldorf within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $4 (€4) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Essen to Düsseldorf are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Essen
Düsseldorf
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 Düsseldorf.
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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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