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Train Information between Essen and Mons

distanceDistance149 miles (241 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Essen to Mons cover the 149 miles (241 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 16 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Mons.

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

Travel between Essen, Germany and Mons, Belgium by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Belgium from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

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

All travelers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/25/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Essen to Mons as this information can change.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Essen, Germany from Mons, Belgium?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Mons to Essen is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Belgium?

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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:

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

Last checked on 11/26/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Essen from Mons here.

How far is it from Essen to Mons by train?
The train distance from Essen to Mons is around 149 miles (241 km).
How long is the train from Essen to Mons?
On average the Essen to Mons train time is 4 h 16 min  covering the 149 miles (241 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Essen to Mons do I depart from? Which Mons train station from Essen do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Essen to start your trip from including Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. In Mons you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Mons and ZONE MONS.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Essen Hbf   and arrive in Mons.

Where is the train station in Essen? Where is the train station in Mons?

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 Mons, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.

How many train services per day are there between Essen and Mons?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Essen to Mons. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Essen
Mons
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 Mons.

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