Essen to Saarbrücken train

Cheap train tickets from Essen to Saarbrücken

Showing times and prices for Jun 29

Cheapest

24

Average

32

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
06:00PMEssen5h10 11:10PMSaarbrücken
0 transfers
241One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:16AMEssen5h25 01:41PMSaarbrücken
0 transfers
311One-way
Deutsche Bahn
11:10AMEssen5h19 04:29PMSaarbrücken
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311One-way
Deutsche Bahn
12:21PMEssen5h20 05:41PMSaarbrücken
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421One-way

Train schedule from Essen to Saarbrücken

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, June 29
Deutsche Bahn
08:16AMEssen5h25 01:41PMSaarbrücken
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Deutsche Bahn
11:10AMEssen5h19 04:29PMSaarbrücken
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Deutsche Bahn
12:21PMEssen5h20 05:41PMSaarbrücken
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Deutsche Bahn
06:00PMEssen5h10 11:10PMSaarbrücken
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Fastest train times from Essen to Saarbrücken

Showing times and prices for Jun 29

Fastest Journey

5 h 10 m

Average

5 h 18 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

247 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Essen for Saarbrücken every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
06:00PMEssen5h10 11:10PMSaarbrücken
0 transfers
241One-way
Deutsche Bahn
11:10AMEssen5h19 04:29PMSaarbrücken
0 transfers
311One-way
Deutsche Bahn
12:21PMEssen5h20 05:41PMSaarbrücken
0 transfers
421One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:16AMEssen5h25 01:41PMSaarbrücken
0 transfers
311One-way

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Overview: Train from Essen to Saarbrücken

distanceDistance153 miles (246 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€32)
frequencyTrain frequency22 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 22 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or National Express

Trains from Essen to Saarbrücken cover the 153 miles (246 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 40 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or National Express. Normally, there are 22 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $22 (€20), but the average price of train tickets is $36 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Saarbrücken Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and National Express from Essen to Saarbrücken trains

For as little as $22 (€20) you can travel by train between Essen and Saarbrücken with Deutsche Bahn and National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Deutsche Bahn
National Express

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 Saarbrücken train.

Deutsche Bahn from Essen to Saarbrücken train information:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 29 min
  • Average Price: $27
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 21 a day

National Express is the leading train company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 trains a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express trains are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most trains are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Essen - Saarbrücken train: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

National Express from Essen to Saarbrücken train information:

  • Average Duration: 14 h
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Essen to Saarbrücken

Travel by train to Saarbrücken 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 Saarbrücken.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Essen to Saarbrücken to cost as little as $22 (€20)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Essen to Saarbrücken train price to come in at an average of $36 (€32)  one way.
The train distance from Essen to Saarbrücken is around 153 miles (246 km).
On average the Essen to Saarbrücken train travel time is 4 h 40 min  for the 153 miles (246 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Essen, you have various train station options to start your route from including Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. When arriving in Saarbrücken, you can end your trip in train stations like Saarbrücken Hbf, Saarbrücken and Saarbrücken Ost.

Omio customers book a train from Essen Hbf   to Saarbrücken Hbf   most frequently for this route.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Essen Hbf, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Essen.

The most popular arrival train station, Saarbrücken Hbf, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center of Saarbrücken.

For the best Essen to Saarbrücken train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Saarbrücken from Essen to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing Essen for Saarbrücken is 22 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Essen to Saarbrücken leaves at 4: 37 AM. The last train departing from Essen to Saarbrücken leaves at 9: 37 PM. You can find the latest Essen to Saarbrücken train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Essen to Saarbrücken is on average $36 (€32) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Essen and Saarbrücken available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Essen
Saarbrücken
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 Saarbrücken.
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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