The cheapest trains from Essen to Düsseldorf

Showing times and prices for Oct 28

Cheapest

$15

Average

$20

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.

02:00PMEssen Hbf0h25 02:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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$151One-way
10:15AMEssen Hbf0h30 10:45AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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$151One-way
08:00PMEssen Hbf0h25 08:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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10:01PMEssen Hbf0h24 10:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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$151One-way
04:26PMEssen Hbf0h26 04:52PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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$151One-way

Timetable Essen to Düsseldorf

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02:08AMEssen Hbf0h29 02:37AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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04:30AMEssen Hbf0h26 04:56AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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05:00AMEssen Hbf0h25 05:25AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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05:53AMEssen Hbf0h26 06:19AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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06:00AMEssen Hbf0h25 06:25AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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06:15AMEssen Hbf0h27 06:42AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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06:53AMEssen Hbf0h26 07:19AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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07:00AMEssen Hbf0h25 07:25AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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07:15AMEssen Hbf0h27 07:42AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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07:52AMEssen Hbf0h27 08:19AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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08:00AMEssen Hbf0h25 08:25AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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08:25AMEssen Hbf0h25 08:50AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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08:37AMEssen Hbf0h26 09:03AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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08:38AMEssen Hbf0h32 09:10AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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08:56AMEssen Hbf0h25 09:21AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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09:00AMEssen Hbf0h25 09:25AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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09:37AMEssen Hbf0h26 10:03AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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09:41AMEssen Hbf0h29 10:10AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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09:47AMEssen Hbf0h33 10:20AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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10:00AMEssen Hbf0h25 10:25AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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10:15AMEssen Hbf0h30 10:45AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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10:38AMEssen Hbf0h28 11:06AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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11:00AMEssen Hbf0h25 11:25AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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11:37AMEssen Hbf0h30 12:07PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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11:53AMEssen Hbf0h26 12:19PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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12:00PMEssen Hbf0h25 12:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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12:39PMEssen Hbf0h27 01:06PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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01:00PMEssen Hbf0h25 01:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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01:05PMEssen Hbf0h25 01:30PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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01:37PMEssen Hbf0h29 02:06PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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01:53PMEssen Hbf0h26 02:19PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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02:00PMEssen Hbf0h25 02:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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02:15PMEssen Hbf0h29 02:44PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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02:37PMEssen Hbf0h26 03:03PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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02:39PMEssen Hbf0h30 03:09PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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03:00PMEssen Hbf0h25 03:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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03:04PMEssen Hbf0h27 03:31PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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03:37PMEssen Hbf0h30 04:07PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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03:53PMEssen Hbf0h27 04:20PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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04:15PMEssen Hbf0h27 04:42PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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04:26PMEssen Hbf0h26 04:52PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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04:37PMEssen Hbf0h30 05:07PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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04:51PMEssen Hbf0h29 05:20PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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05:00PMEssen Hbf0h25 05:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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05:37PMEssen Hbf0h30 06:07PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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05:51PMEssen Hbf0h29 06:20PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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06:00PMEssen Hbf0h25 06:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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06:24PMEssen Hbf0h26 06:50PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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06:40PMEssen Hbf0h26 07:06PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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06:55PMEssen Hbf0h26 07:21PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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07:00PMEssen Hbf0h25 07:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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07:41PMEssen Hbf0h26 08:07PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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08:00PMEssen Hbf0h25 08:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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08:06PMEssen Hbf0h40 08:46PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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08:37PMEssen Hbf0h38 09:15PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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08:56PMEssen Hbf0h37 09:33PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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09:16PMEssen Hbf0h31 09:47PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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09:37PMEssen Hbf0h38 10:15PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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10:01PMEssen Hbf0h24 10:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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10:37PMEssen Hbf0h38 11:15PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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11:37PMEssen Hbf0h26 12:03AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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Wed
Oct 27
$13Deutsche Bahn
Thu
Oct 28
$4FlixTrain
Fri
Oct 29
$4FlixTrain
Sat
Oct 30
$15Deutsche Bahn
Sun
Oct 31
$5FlixTrain
Mon
Nov 1
$4FlixTrain
Tue
Nov 2
$13Deutsche Bahn
Wed
Nov 3
$13Deutsche Bahn
Thu
Nov 4
$13Deutsche Bahn
Fri
Nov 5
$4FlixTrain
Sun
Nov 7
$15Deutsche Bahn
Mon
Nov 8
$4FlixTrain
Tue
Nov 9
$4FlixTrain
Wed
Nov 10
$4FlixTrain
Thu
Nov 11
$15Deutsche Bahn
Sun
Nov 14
$4FlixTrain
Mon
Nov 15
$4FlixTrain

The fastest trains from Essen to Düsseldorf

Showing times and prices for Oct 28

Fastest Journey

24 m

Average

27 m

Trains per day

61

Distance

31 km

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.

Fastest
10:01PMEssen Hbf0h24 10:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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$151One-way
2nd Fastest
02:00PMEssen Hbf0h25 02:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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$151One-way
2nd Fastest
08:25AMEssen Hbf0h25 08:50AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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$211One-way
2nd Fastest
09:00AMEssen Hbf0h25 09:25AMDüsseldorf Hbf
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$211One-way
2nd Fastest
08:00PMEssen Hbf0h25 08:25PMDüsseldorf Hbf
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$151One-way

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Train Information to Düsseldorf from Essen

distanceDistance19 miles (30 km)
durationAverage train duration25 min
priceAverage train ticket price$8 (€7)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche 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.

Train companies

Travel with Deutsche Bahn from Essen to Düsseldorf

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.

Deutsche Bahn

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:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Essen to Düsseldorf
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.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Essen to Düsseldorf?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Essen to Düsseldorf to cost as little as $4 (€3)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train between Essen and Düsseldorf?
The Essen to Düsseldorf train ticket price is on average $8 (€7)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How far is Essen to Düsseldorf by train?
The train distance from Essen to Düsseldorf is around 19 miles (30 km).
What is the Essen to Düsseldorf train travel time?
On average the Essen to Düsseldorf train travel time is 25 min  for the 19 miles (30 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What train station in Essen goes to Düsseldorf? What train station do I come into Düsseldorf from Essen?

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.

Where is the train station in Essen to go to Düsseldorf? Where is the train station in Düsseldorf located?

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.

Which train companies should I travel with from Essen to Düsseldorf?
Take the Essen to Düsseldorf train with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or VRR. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip to Düsseldorf from Essen as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any direct trains from Essen to Düsseldorf?
Yes, there are 50 direct trains per day from Essen to Düsseldorf with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your train ticket.
How many train services per day are there to Düsseldorf from Essen?
The average number of trains departing Essen for Düsseldorf is 50 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Essen to Düsseldorf? When does the last train depart from Essen to Düsseldorf?
You can take the first train from Essen to Düsseldorf at 6: 00 AM. The last train from Essen to Düsseldorf that you can take departs at 9: 25 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Essen to Düsseldorf schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
When should I book the Essen to Düsseldorf train for the best deals on tickets?
If you buy a train ticket from Essen to Düsseldorf within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $8 (€7) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Essen and 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.