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.
This is the last train of the day.
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8 h 40 m
9 h 5 m
Trains per day
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.
|Distance||123 miles (198 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 37 min|
|Average train ticket price||$20 (€20)|
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche 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.
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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.
Travel by train between Groningen, Netherlands and Essen, Germany is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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
Reentry to Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the requirements?
The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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.
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.
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