Groningen to Essen train

Cheap train tickets from Groningen to Essen

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Cheapest

19

Average

19

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 with connection
09:28PMGroningen9h30 06:58AMEssen
0 transfers
191One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:18PMGroningen8h40 04:58AMEssen
0 transfers
191One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:48PMGroningen9h07 05:55AMEssen
0 transfers
201One-way

Train schedule from Groningen to Essen

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Deutsche Bahn
08:18PMGroningen8h40 04:58AMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:48PMGroningen9h07 05:55AMEssen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:28PMGroningen9h30 06:58AMEssen
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Groningen to Essen

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Fastest Journey

8 h 40 m

Average

9 h 5 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

198 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Groningen for Essen every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
08:18PMGroningen8h40 04:58AMEssen
0 transfers
191One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:48PMGroningen9h07 05:55AMEssen
0 transfers
201One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:28PMGroningen9h30 06:58AMEssen
0 transfers
191One-way

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Overview: Train from Groningen to Essen

distanceDistance123 miles (198 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price$20 (€20)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Groningen to Essen cover the 123 miles (198 km) long route taking on average 4 h 37 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $20 (€20), but the average price of train tickets is $20 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Groningen and arrive in Essen Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Groningen to Essen trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Groningen to Essen from $20 (€20) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

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 Groningen to Essen train.

  • Average Price: $20

Travel Tips: Trains from Groningen 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 Groningen to Essen.
FAQs

Travel by train between Groningen, Netherlands and Essen, Germany is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Essen from Groningen restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Groningen?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

The above information was last checked on 9/24/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Groningen to Essen closer to your date of departure here

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Essen to Groningen is: Unrestricted

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Netherlands from Germany?

Reentry to Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Groningen, Netherlands?

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

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

Last checked on 9/19/22. 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 Groningen from Essen here.

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Groningen and Essen for the next 7 days starting from $20 (€20)  one way.
The train price from Groningen to Essen is on average $20 (€20)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
You should expect to travel around 123 miles (198 km)  to Essen from Groningen by train.
The Groningen to Essen train duration is on average 4 h 37 min, which is to be expected when traveling 123 miles (198 km) to Essen from Groningen. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

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

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Groningen, is located 1.9 miles (3 km) from the city center of Groningen.

The most popular arrival train station, Essen Hbf, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center of Essen.

If you're looking for trains from Groningen to Essen, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn to get you to Essen. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Groningen to Essen trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Groningen to Essen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Groningen to Essen leaves at 6: 18 AM. The last train departing from Groningen to Essen leaves at 9: 28 PM. You can find the latest Groningen to Essen train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
You can find trains between Groningen and Essen to cost on average $20 (€20) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Groningen to Essen train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Groningen is the most popular Groningen 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 Groningen for your trip to Essen.

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