Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf train

Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf

Showing times and prices for Jul 06

Cheapest

18

Average

34

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
03:39AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h24 06:03AMEssen Hbf
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181One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:24PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h38 01:02AMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
301One-way
Deutsche Bahn
01:13AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h45 04:58AMEssen Hbf
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301One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:42PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h42 10:24PMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
341One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:42PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h16 07:58PMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
401One-way

Train schedule from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, July 6
Deutsche Bahn
01:13AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h45 04:58AMEssen Hbf
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Deutsche Bahn
03:39AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h24 06:03AMEssen Hbf
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Deutsche Bahn
04:42PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h16 07:58PMEssen Hbf
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Deutsche Bahn
06:42PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h42 10:24PMEssen Hbf
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Deutsche Bahn
07:38PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h19 10:57PMEssen Hbf
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Deutsche Bahn
09:24PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h38 01:02AMEssen Hbf
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Fastest train times from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf

Showing times and prices for Jul 06

Fastest Journey

2 h 24 m

Average

3 h 20 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

189 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Frankfurt (Main) Hbf for Essen Hbf every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
03:39AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf2h24 06:03AMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
181One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:42PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h16 07:58PMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
401One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:38PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h19 10:57PMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
541One-way
Deutsche Bahn
09:24PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h38 01:02AMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
301One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:42PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf3h42 10:24PMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
341One-way

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Overview: Train from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf

distanceDistance117 miles (189 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price$18 (€17)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf cover the 117 miles (189 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 23 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $18 (€17), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $14 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and arrive in Essen Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf trains

You can travel by train between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Essen Hbf with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $14 (€13). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Essen Hbf from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 2 min
  • Average Price: $14
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 13 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf

Travel by train to Essen Hbf 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 (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf to cost as little as $14 (€13)  in the next 7 days.
The train price from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf is on average $18 (€17)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
The distance between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Essen Hbf by train is approximately 117 miles (189 km).
On average the Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf train travel time is 2 h 23 min  for the 117 miles (189 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf   and arrive in Essen Hbf.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Essen Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the train station to the city center in Essen Hbf.

Take the Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf train with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Frankfurt (Main) Hbf for Essen Hbf is 17 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this route departs from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf at 5: 09 AM. The last train leaves from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf at 9: 24 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets to Essen Hbf from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $18 (€17) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Essen Hbf a few months in advance.

Trains departing from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf

Distance from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to city center
Distance from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to city center
1.5 miles (2.4 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 07: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 09: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
U-Bahn lines: U4, U5
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S7, S8, S9
Tram lines: 11, 12, 14, 16, 17, 21
Bus lines: 33, 46, 64
Train lines: ICE, ICE/TGV, IC, EC, RJ, RE, RB, FLX
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Frankfurt am Main Airport
6 miles (10 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the S8 or S9 train for 11 minutes to reach the airport from the station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
There are several ATM machines throughout the station.
Lockers
Lockers
Luggage lockers are located in the main hall.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 365 (including 2 handicapped parking spaces) Parking Pricing: €3. 50 per hour | €31. 00 per day
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Asiagourmet | Burger King | Ciao Bella | Coffee Fellows | Crepes de France Express | dean&david | Starbucks | Uddin's Sky Sportsbar | McDonald's | Dunkin Donuts | & many more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | Avis | Europcar | Sixt
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located opposite Platforms 12 and 13.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Step-free access and step markings. Contact the Mobility Service Centre at +49 3065212888 or [email protected] Com.

Trains arriving to Essen Hbf

Phone
Phone

Distance from Essen Hbf to city center
Distance from Essen Hbf to city center
1 mile (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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