Ilmenau to Essen train

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Süd Thüringen Bahn
06:24AMIlmenau5h16 11:40AMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
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Süd Thüringen Bahn
12:18PMIlmenau5h20 05:38PMEssen Hbf
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Train schedule from Ilmenau to Essen

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Süd Thüringen Bahn
06:24AMIlmenau5h16 11:40AMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
Süd Thüringen Bahn
12:18PMIlmenau5h20 05:38PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Ilmenau to Essen

Showing times and prices for Oct 05

Fastest Journey

5 h 16 m

Average

5 h 18 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

286 km

It's difficult to get from Ilmenau to Essen without transferring at least 2 times.

Süd Thüringen Bahn
06:24AMIlmenau5h16 11:40AMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
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Süd Thüringen Bahn
12:18PMIlmenau5h20 05:38PMEssen Hbf
2 transfers
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Overview: Train from Ilmenau to Essen

distanceDistance177 miles (286 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 11 min
priceAverage train ticket price$42 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Ilmenau to Essen cover the 177 miles (286 km) long route taking on average 7 h 11 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $41 (€39), but the average price of train tickets is $42 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Ilmenau and arrive in Essen Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Ilmenau to Essen trains

You can travel by train between Ilmenau and Essen with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $41 (€39). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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 Ilmenau to Essen train.

Ilmenau to Essen train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 24 min
  • Average Price: $41
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Ilmenau to Essen

Travel Tips: 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 Ilmenau to Essen.
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Train tickets from Ilmenau to Essen for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $41 (€39)  one way in the next 7 days.
The Ilmenau to Essen train ticket price is on average $42 (€40)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 177 miles (286 km)  from Ilmenau to Essen by train.
On average the Ilmenau to Essen train time is 7 h 11 min  covering the 177 miles (286 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Ilmenau train stations to Essen you can start your journey from include Ilmenau, Ilmenau Pörlitzer Höhe and Ilmenau Bad. 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 Ilmenau   and arriving in Essen Hbf.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Ilmenau, located approximately 0.3 miles (527 m) from the city center of Ilmenau. The most popular arrival train station in Essen, called Essen Hbf, is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from its city center.

When taking a train from Ilmenau to Essen, you can count on Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Essen. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Ilmenau and Essen and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Ilmenau for Essen is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Ilmenau to Essen at 7: 18 AM   or take the last train from Ilmenau to Essen leaving at 6: 18 PM. Look for the latest Ilmenau to Essen train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets from Ilmenau to Essen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $42 (€40) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Ilmenau to Essen a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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