Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf train

Cheap train tickets from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf

Showing times and prices for Jun 30

Cheapest

24

Average

42

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.

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04:37AMHamburg Hbf3h18 07:55AMEssen Hbf
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241One-way
10:46PMHamburg Hbf3h21 02:07AMEssen Hbf
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281One-way
07:46AMHamburg Hbf3h12 10:58AMEssen Hbf
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301One-way
08:46PMHamburg Hbf3h09 11:55PMEssen Hbf
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301One-way
06:46AMHamburg Hbf3h09 09:55AMEssen Hbf
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301One-way

Train schedule from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, June 30
04:37AMHamburg Hbf3h18 07:55AMEssen Hbf
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06:11AMHamburg Hbf2h43 08:54AMEssen Hbf
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06:46AMHamburg Hbf3h09 09:55AMEssen Hbf
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07:46AMHamburg Hbf3h12 10:58AMEssen Hbf
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07:54AMHamburg Hbf3h08 11:02AMEssen Hbf
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08:46AMHamburg Hbf3h09 11:55AMEssen Hbf
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09:15AMHamburg Hbf4h34 01:49PMEssen Hbf
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09:46AMHamburg Hbf3h12 12:58PMEssen Hbf
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10:46AMHamburg Hbf3h07 01:53PMEssen Hbf
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11:46AMHamburg Hbf3h22 03:08PMEssen Hbf
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11:53AMHamburg Hbf3h21 03:14PMEssen Hbf
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12:46PMHamburg Hbf3h09 03:55PMEssen Hbf
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01:46PMHamburg Hbf3h12 04:58PMEssen Hbf
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02:46PMHamburg Hbf3h09 05:55PMEssen Hbf
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04:10PMHamburg Hbf2h42 06:52PMEssen Hbf
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04:46PMHamburg Hbf3h09 07:55PMEssen Hbf
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06:08PMHamburg Hbf2h44 08:52PMEssen Hbf
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06:46PMHamburg Hbf3h09 09:55PMEssen Hbf
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07:46PMHamburg Hbf3h13 10:59PMEssen Hbf
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08:46PMHamburg Hbf3h09 11:55PMEssen Hbf
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10:46PMHamburg Hbf3h21 02:07AMEssen Hbf
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Fastest train times from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf

Showing times and prices for Jun 30

Fastest Journey

2 h 42 m

Average

3 h 12 m

Trains per day

21

Distance

309 km

Of the 21 trains that leave Hamburg Hbf for Essen Hbf every day 18 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
04:10PMHamburg Hbf2h42 06:52PMEssen Hbf
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541One-way
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06:11AMHamburg Hbf2h43 08:54AMEssen Hbf
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321One-way
06:08PMHamburg Hbf2h44 08:52PMEssen Hbf
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541One-way
10:46AMHamburg Hbf3h07 01:53PMEssen Hbf
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461One-way
07:54AMHamburg Hbf3h08 11:02AMEssen Hbf
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361One-way

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Overview: Train from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf

distanceDistance192 miles (309 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 43 min
priceAverage train ticket price$24 (€22)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf cover the 192 miles (309 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 43 min with our travel partners like FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $14 (€13), but the average price of train tickets is $24 (€22). Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Essen Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf trains

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf from $14 (€13). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your 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 Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf train.

Train information from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 9 min
  • Average Price: $14
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 8 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Hamburg 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 Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf.
FAQs
Train tickets between Hamburg Hbf and Essen Hbf for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $14 (€13)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf train price to come in at an average of $24 (€22)  one way.
The distance between Hamburg Hbf and Essen Hbf by train is approximately 192 miles (309 km).
On average the Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf train travel time is 2 h 43 min  for the 192 miles (309 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Hamburg Hbf   and arrive in Essen Hbf.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Hamburg Hbf, which is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Essen Hbf, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center.

Take the Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf train with FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 11 direct trains per day from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf, and you can find a direct train for this route with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
On average, there are 14 trains a day from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf leaves at 4: 46 AM. The last train departing from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf leaves at 8: 46 PM. You can find the latest Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
You can find trains from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf to cost on average $24 (€22) 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 journey. You’ll see tickets for the Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Trains departing from Hamburg Hbf

Distance from Hamburg Hbf to city center
Distance from Hamburg Hbf to city center
1.8 miles (2.9 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 30 | Sat - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 15
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U3, U4
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S11, S21, S31
Bus lines: 2, 5, 6, 16, 17, 19, 112, X35, 31, 37
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FLX, NJ, RE, RB, IRE
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Hamburg Airport
6 miles (10 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached by public transit on the S1 train departing every 10 minutes with a journey time of 25 minutes.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
There are ATM machines throughout the station.
Lockers
Lockers
The station has luggage lockers.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: Mon - Sun: 04: 00 - 22: 00 Parking space: 427 (including 7 handicapped parking spaces) Parking Pricing: €3. 00 for 2 hours | €6. 00 for 6 hours | €15. 00 for 1 day
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Le Crobag | Burger King | Coffee Fellows | Havin Grill | KFC | Mr. CLOU | Starbucks | dean&david | SPAR Express | Pommesfreunde | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located in the east hall on the opposite side of the DB ticket office.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair friendly with lifts and ramps. 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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