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Train Information to Leiden from Essen

distanceDistance117 miles (189 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Essen to Leiden cover the 117 miles (189 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Leiden Centraal.

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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Essen and Leiden?

Travel between Essen, Germany and Leiden, Netherlands by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Netherlands from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Leiden, Netherlands?

All travelers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/14/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Essen to Leiden as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Germany from Leiden, Netherlands?

The restriction level for your return train to Essen, Germany from Leiden is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Essen from Leiden restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in 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)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/18/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Essen from Leiden closer to your date of departure here here.

What is the distance to Leiden from Essen by train?
The distance to Leiden from Essen by train is approximately 117 miles (189 km).
Which train station from Essen to Leiden do I depart from? Which Leiden train station from Essen do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Essen, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. When you arrive in Leiden, your train can arrive in train stations including Leiden Centraal, Leiden Lammenschans and Leiden, Transferium.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Essen Hbf   to Leiden Centraal.

Where do I find the Essen train station to Leiden? Where is the Leiden train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Essen Hbf and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Leiden Centraal and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Leiden.

What are the first and last departure train times from Essen to Leiden?
The first Essen to Leiden train departs at 12: 16 PM   and the last train from Essen to Leiden leaves at 12: 16 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Essen to Leiden on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
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