Innsbruck to Essen train

Cheap train tickets from Innsbruck to Essen

Showing times and prices for Aug 13

Cheapest

38

Average

40

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
06:54AMInnsbruck10h49 05:43PMEssen
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381One-way
FlixTrain
01:55AMInnsbruck11h59 01:54PMEssen
0 transfers
421One-way

Train schedule from Innsbruck to Essen

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01:55AMInnsbruck11h59 01:54PMEssen
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06:54AMInnsbruck10h49 05:43PMEssen
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Fastest train times from Innsbruck to Essen

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Fastest Journey

10 h 49 m

Average

11 h 24 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

564 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Innsbruck for Essen every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
06:54AMInnsbruck10h49 05:43PMEssen
0 transfers
381One-way
FlixTrain
01:55AMInnsbruck11h59 01:54PMEssen
0 transfers
421One-way

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Overview: Train from Innsbruck to Essen

distanceDistance349 miles (563 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price$69 (€63)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB EuroCity, ÖBB Intercity or Railjet

Trains from Innsbruck to Essen cover the 349 miles (563 km) long trip taking on average 10 h 49 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB EuroCity, ÖBB Intercity or Railjet. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $69 (€63), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $24 (€22). Travelers depart most frequently from Innsbruck Hbf and arrive in Essen Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Innsbruck to Essen trains

Find the best trains to Essen from Innsbruck with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $24 (€22). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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 Innsbruck to Essen train.

Innsbruck to Essen train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 25 min
  • Average Price: $41
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Innsbruck 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 Innsbruck to Essen.
FAQs

Travel between Innsbruck, Austria and Essen, Germany by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Germany from Austria?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Innsbruck?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Essen, Germany?

When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 8/8/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Innsbruck to Essen before traveling.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Essen to Innsbruck is: Fully open

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

Reentry to Austria is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Innsbruck, Austria?

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

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

Last checked on 7/28/22. 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 Innsbruck from Essen here.

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Innsbruck to Essen trains for as little as $24 (€22)  in the next 7 days.
The train price between Innsbruck and Essen is on average $69 (€63)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
The train distance from Innsbruck to Essen is around 349 miles (563 km).
While the time it takes to travel 349 miles (563 km) to Essen from Innsbruck can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Innsbruck to Essen train journey time is on average 10 h 49 min.

Some of the Innsbruck train stations to Essen you can start your journey from include Innsbruck Hbf, Innsbruck Westbahnhof and Innsbruck, Allerheiligenhöfe Bahnhof. 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 Innsbruck Hbf   and arriving in Essen Hbf.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Innsbruck Hbf, located approximately 0.4 miles (709 m) from the city center of Innsbruck. The most popular arrival train station in Essen, called Essen Hbf, is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from its city center.

For the trip from Innsbruck to Essen you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, ÖBB | ICE, Deutsche Bahn with connection, ÖBB EuroCity, ÖBB Intercity or Railjet. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Essen from Innsbruck on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Innsbruck for Essen is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this route departs from Innsbruck at 6: 54 AM. The last train leaves from Innsbruck at 8: 17 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Innsbruck to Essen and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you book a train ticket from Innsbruck to Essen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $69 (€63) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Essen from Innsbruck are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Innsbruck Hbf is the most popular Innsbruck 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 Innsbruck for your trip to Essen.

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