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Train Information from Essen to Venlo

distanceDistance37 miles (59 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price$24 (€20)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Essen to Venlo cover the 37 miles (59 km) long route taking on average 1 h 21 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $24 (€20), but the average price of train tickets is $24 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Venlo.

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

Travel between Essen, Germany and Venlo, Netherlands by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Netherlands from Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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
  • Health declaration required

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

When traveling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 12/1/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Essen and Venlo before traveling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Venlo, Netherlands to Essen, Germany?

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

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 12/3/21. 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 Venlo here.

How much does a cheap train between Essen and Venlo cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Essen to Venlo trains for as little as $24 (€20)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train between Essen and Venlo?
The Essen to Venlo train ticket price is on average $24 (€20)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is Venlo from Essen by train?
The Essen to Venlo train distance is approximately 37 miles (59 km).
How long is the train ride between Essen and Venlo?
The Essen to Venlo train duration is on average 1 h 21 min, which is to be expected when traveling 37 miles (59 km) between Essen and Venlo. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
When traveling by train from Essen to Venlo, which train station in Essen do I depart from and which train station in Venlo 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 Venlo, your train can arrive in train stations including Venlo, Venlo, Venlo Train Station and Venlo Gr.

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

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Essen Hbf, is located 0.3 miles (517 m) from the city center of Essen.

The most popular arrival train station, Venlo, is located 0.4 miles (594 m) away from the city center of Venlo.

What train companies go from Essen to Venlo?
For the trip from Essen to Venlo you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn with connection. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Essen and Venlo on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services are there to Venlo from Essen a day?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Essen to Venlo. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Essen to Venlo?
You can take the earliest train from Essen to Venlo at 8: 45 AM   or take the last train from Essen to Venlo leaving at 7: 45 PM. Look for the latest Essen to Venlo train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
When should I buy the Essen to Venlo train for the best deals on tickets?
If you book a train ticket from Essen to Venlo within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $24 (€20) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Venlo from Essen are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Essen
Venlo
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 Venlo.