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.
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1 h 49 m
2 h 53 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Frankfurt am Main Airport for Essen every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||118 miles (190 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 58 min|
|Average train ticket price||$18 (€17)|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or Flixtrain|
Trains from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen cover the 118 miles (190 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 58 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or Flixtrain. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $18 (€17), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $14 (€13).
For as little as $14 (€13) you can travel by train to Essen from Frankfurt am Main Airport with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
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 Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen train.
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