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Overview: Train from Essen to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance206 miles (332 km)
frequencyTrain frequency24 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 24 direct trains a day

Trains from Essen to Frankfurt am Main cover the 206 miles (332 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 29 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 24 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Essen and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Essen to Frankfurt am Main?

Travel by train between Essen, Belgium and Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Frankfurt am Main from Essen restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Essen?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 1/21/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Essen to Frankfurt am Main closer to your date of departure here

What restrictions are there on reentering Belgium from Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to Belgium is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Essen from Frankfurt am Main?

Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Frankfurt am Main?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the safety rules to follow in Essen, Belgium?

The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/20/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Essen from Frankfurt am Main.

How far is it from Essen to Frankfurt am Main by train?

The train distance from Essen to Frankfurt am Main is around 206 miles (332 km).

What is the Essen to Frankfurt am Main train travel time?

The train time from Essen to Frankfurt am Main is on average 2 h 29 min  for the 206 miles (332 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Frankfurt am Main from Essen by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Essen to Frankfurt am Main do I depart from? Which Frankfurt am Main train station from Essen do I arrive in?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Essen   and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.

Where is the train station in Essen? Where is the train station in Frankfurt am Main?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Essen and travel around 0.1 miles (184 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and need to travel approximately 6.7 miles (10.8 km) from the train station to the city center in Frankfurt am Main.

How many train services are there from Essen to Frankfurt am Main a day?

On average, there are 24 trains a day from Essen to Frankfurt am Main. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Essen
Frankfurt am Main
The major railway station for departures from Essen is Essen. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Essen for your journey from Essen to Frankfurt am Main.

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