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Train Information between Essen and Zwolle

distanceDistance82 miles (133 km)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day

Trains from Essen to Zwolle cover the 82 miles (133 km) long route with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Zwolle Stadshagen.

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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Zwolle, Netherlands if I'm coming from Essen, Germany by train?

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

Is international entry into Zwolle from Essen restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 Zwolle, Netherlands?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 11/29/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Zwolle from Essen closer to your date of departure here

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

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Zwolle 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 Zwolle?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 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 11/29/21. 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 Zwolle here.

How far is Essen to Zwolle by train?
The Essen to Zwolle train distance is approximately 82 miles (133 km).
When traveling by train from Essen to Zwolle, which train station in Essen do I depart from and which train station in Zwolle do I arrive in?

Some of the Essen train stations to Zwolle you can start your journey from include Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Zwolle include Zwolle Stadshagen and Zwolle.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Essen Hbf   and arriving in Zwolle Stadshagen.

Where is the Essen train station located? Where is the Zwolle train station located?

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 Zwolle Stadshagen and need to travel approximately 2 mile (s) / 3 km from the train station to the city center in Zwolle.

How many train services per day are there to Zwolle from Essen?
The average number of trains departing Essen for Zwolle is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Essen
Zwolle
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 Zwolle.