The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Gelsenkirchen to Mainz is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
|Distance||116 miles (187 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 6 min|
|Average train ticket price||$36 (€32)|
|Train frequency||4 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 3 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Gelsenkirchen to Mainz cover the 116 miles (187 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 6 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $36 (€32), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $27 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Gelsenkirchen Hbf and arrive in Mainz Hbf.
For as little as $27 (€24) you can travel by train between Gelsenkirchen and Mainz with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
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 Gelsenkirchen to Mainz train.
Deutsche Bahn from Gelsenkirchen to Mainz train information:
When departing from Gelsenkirchen, you have various train station options to start your route from including Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen-Hassel and Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen. When arriving in Mainz, you can end your trip in train stations like Mainz Hbf, Mainz Römisches Theater and Mainz-Laubenheim.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Gelsenkirchen Hbf, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Mainz Hbf, located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre.
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