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Train Information from Ilmenau to Essen

distanceDistance177 miles (286 km)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day

Trains from Ilmenau to Essen cover the 177 miles (286 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 35 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Ilmenau and arrive in Essen Hbf.

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Trains from Ilmenau 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 Ilmenau to Essen.
What is the distance from Ilmenau to Essen by train?
The train distance from Ilmenau to Essen is around 177 miles (286 km).
How long is a train between Ilmenau and Essen on average?
While the time it takes to travel 177 miles (286 km) from Ilmenau to Essen can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Ilmenau to Essen train journey time is on average 8 h 35 min.
What train station in Ilmenau goes to Essen? What train station do I come into Essen from Ilmenau?

Some of the Ilmenau train stations to Essen you can start your journey from include Ilmenau, Ilmenau Pörlitzer Höhe and Ilmenau-Roda. 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.

Where is the departure train station in Ilmenau located? Where is the arrival train station in Essen located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Ilmenau and need to travel around 0.2 miles (348 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Essen most often arrive at Essen Hbf and need to travel around 0.3 miles (517 m) from this train station to the city center.

How many trains per day are there from Ilmenau to Essen?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Ilmenau to Essen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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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