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1 h 32 m
3 h 53 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Essen to Köthen without transferring at least once.
|Distance||213 miles (343 km)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Essen to Köthen cover the 213 miles (343 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 15 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Köthen.
Travel to Köthen from Essen on Deutsche Bahn trains with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.
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 Köthen train.
Train information from Essen to Köthen with Deutsche Bahn:
When taking the train from Essen to Köthen, you can choose to depart from train stations like Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. Your trip can end in train stations such as Köthen and Köthen, Am Galgenberg / Leipziger Strasse.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Essen Hbf and arrive in Köthen.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Essen Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Köthen, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center.
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