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Overview: Train from Essen to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance117 miles (189 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price$27 (€23)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Essen to Frankfurt am Main cover the 117 miles (189 km) long route taking on average 2 h 16 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $27 (€23), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $22 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Essen to Frankfurt am Main trains

Find the best trains between Essen and Frankfurt am Main with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $22 (€18). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Essen to Frankfurt am Main. 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, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

  • Average Price: $22

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 Frankfurt am Main:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Essen to Frankfurt am Main

Travel by train to Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main.
FAQs

How much are cheap trains to Frankfurt am Main from Essen?

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Essen to Frankfurt am Main for the next 7 days starting from $22 (€18)  one way.

How much does it cost to take a train to Frankfurt am Main from Essen?

The train price between Essen and Frankfurt am Main is on average $27 (€23)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.

How far is Essen to Frankfurt am Main by train?

The distance between Essen and Frankfurt am Main by train is approximately 117 miles (189 km).

How long is a train to Frankfurt am Main from Essen on average?

The train time from Essen to Frankfurt am Main is on average 2 h 16 min  for the 117 miles (189 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.

What is the departure train station in Essen and arrival train station in Frankfurt am Main?

When departing from Essen, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. When arriving in Frankfurt am Main, you can end your trip in train stations like Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion.

Omio customers book a train from Essen Hbf   to Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure train station in Essen located? Where is the arrival train station in Frankfurt am Main located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Essen Hbf and need to travel around 0.3 miles (517 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

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

Which train companies can take me between Essen and Frankfurt am Main?

Take the Essen to Frankfurt am Main train with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip to Frankfurt am Main from Essen as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Are there any nonstop train services from Essen to Frankfurt am Main?

Yes, there are 25 direct trains per day from Essen to Frankfurt am Main, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.

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

The average number of trains departing Essen for Frankfurt am Main is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When can I take the first train from Essen to Frankfurt am Main? When can I take the last train for the day?

The earliest train departing from Essen to Frankfurt am Main leaves at 5: 54 AM. The last train departing from Essen to Frankfurt am Main leaves at 7: 37 PM. You can find the latest Essen to Frankfurt am Main train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

When should I buy the Essen to Frankfurt am Main train for the best deals on tickets?

You can find trains from Essen to Frankfurt am Main to cost on average $27 (€23) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Essen to Frankfurt am Main train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Essen
Frankfurt am Main
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 Frankfurt am Main.