Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen train

Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen

Showing times and prices for Aug 10

Cheapest

13

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
03:58AMFrankfurt am Main Airport3h17 07:15AMEssen
0 transfers
131One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:08PMFrankfurt am Main Airport1h49 10:57PMEssen
0 transfers
151One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:39PMFrankfurt am Main Airport3h23 01:02AMEssen
0 transfers
301One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:58PMFrankfurt am Main Airport3h00 09:58PMEssen
0 transfers
401One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:59PMFrankfurt am Main Airport2h58 10:57PMEssen
0 transfers
601One-way

Train schedule from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, August 10
Deutsche Bahn
03:58AMFrankfurt am Main Airport3h17 07:15AMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
06:58PMFrankfurt am Main Airport3h00 09:58PMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
07:59PMFrankfurt am Main Airport2h58 10:57PMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
09:08PMFrankfurt am Main Airport1h49 10:57PMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
09:39PMFrankfurt am Main Airport3h23 01:02AMEssen
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Fastest train times from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen

Showing times and prices for Aug 10

Fastest Journey

1 h 49 m

Average

2 h 53 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

191 km

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.

Deutsche Bahn
09:08PMFrankfurt am Main Airport1h49 10:57PMEssen
0 transfers
151One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:59PMFrankfurt am Main Airport2h58 10:57PMEssen
0 transfers
601One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:58PMFrankfurt am Main Airport3h00 09:58PMEssen
0 transfers
401One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:58AMFrankfurt am Main Airport3h17 07:15AMEssen
0 transfers
131One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:39PMFrankfurt am Main Airport3h23 01:02AMEssen
0 transfers
301One-way

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Overview: Train from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen

distanceDistance118 miles (190 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price$18 (€17)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche 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).

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen trains

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

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.

Train information from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 2 min
  • Average Price: $14
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 14 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen

Travel by train to Essen 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 Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen.
FAQs
Train tickets between Frankfurt am Main Airport and Essen for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $14 (€13)  one way in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $18 (€17)  for a train ticket between Frankfurt am Main Airport and Essen.
The distance from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen by train is approximately 118 miles (190 km).
On average the Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen train time is 1 h 58 min  covering the 118 miles (190 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
If you're looking for trains from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or Flixtrain to get you to Essen. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The first Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen train departs at 4: 42 AM   and the last train from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen leaves at 9: 39 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you purchase a train ticket from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Essen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $18 (€17) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Essen from Frankfurt am Main Airport are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Trains arriving to Essen

Phone
Phone

Distance from Essen to city center
Distance from Essen to city center
1.6 km
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
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.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
At this station we offer you free wifi. It allows you to go online with your smartphone or laptop, edit e-mails and much more. You can find information about the various wifi offers at our stations here.
Lockers
Lockers
If you want to take a load off your hands, you can put your luggage in a locker at this station.
Shopping
Shopping
Information Desk
Information Desk
DB Information counters are the place to go for information about your rail journey, and they serve as a meeting point for travellers and station visitors. If you have any questions about your trip or the town/city where the station is located, staff at the counter have the answers you need. If a station does not have a counter, our service staff are only too happy to help you with any query you might have.
Accessibility
Accessibility
The following equipment features serve to ensure barrier-free accessibility to the station. Available are: Gleis 1: step-free access platform height >= 55 cm passenger information display public address system tactile platform access tactile guiding strip stairs marking tactile handrail label contrasting guidance Gleis 2: step-free access platform height > = 55 cm passenger information display public address system tactile platform access tactile guiding strip stairs marking tactile handrail label contrasting guidance Gleis 4: step-free access platform height > = 55 cm passenger information display public address system tactile platform access tactile guiding strip tactile handrail label contrasting guidance Gleis 9: step-free access platform height > = 55 cm passenger information display public address system tactile platform access tactile guiding strip stairs marking tactile handrail label contrasting guidance Gleis 10: step-free access platform height > = 55 cm passenger information display public address system tactile platform access tactile guiding strip stairs marking tactile handrail label contrasting guidance Gleis 11: step-free access platform height > = 55 cm passenger information display public address system tactile platform access tactile guiding strip tactile handrail label contrasting guidance Gleis 12: step-free access platform height > = 55 cm passenger information display public address system tactile platform access tactile guiding strip tactile handrail label contrasting guidance Gleis 21: step-free access platform height > = 55 cm passenger information display public address system tactile platform access tactile guiding strip stairs marking tactile handrail label contrasting guidance Gleis 22: step-free access platform height > = 55 cm passenger information display public address system tactile platform access tactile guiding strip stairs marking tactile handrail label contrasting guidance Gleis 5/6: Gleis 7/8:

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