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Overview: Train from Mainz to Essen

distanceDistance195 miles (315 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price$111 (€99)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Mainz to Essen cover the 195 miles (315 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 14 min with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $94 (€84), but the average price of train tickets is $111 (€99). Travelers depart most frequently from Mainz Hbf and arrive in Essen.

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FAQs

Travel by train between Mainz, Germany and Essen, Belgium is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Essen from Mainz restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Mainz?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 5/16/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Essen from Mainz closer to your date of departure here

The restriction level for your return train to Mainz, Germany from Essen is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Mainz from Essen restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 5/16/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Mainz from Essen closer to your date of departure here here.

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Mainz to Essen for as low as $94 (€84)  for the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $111 (€99)  for a train ticket to Essen from Mainz.
The distance to Essen from Mainz by train is approximately 195 miles (315 km).
On average the Mainz to Essen train time is 5 h 14 min  covering the 195 miles (315 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Mainz Hbf, located approximately 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city center of Mainz. The most popular arrival train station in Essen, called Essen, is located around 0.4 miles (680 m) away from its city center.

You can take the first train from Mainz to Essen at 1: 20 PM. The last train from Mainz to Essen that you can take departs at 1: 20 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Mainz to Essen schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
If you buy a train ticket from Mainz to Essen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $111 (€99) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Mainz and Essen are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Mainz
Essen
The major railway station for departures from Mainz is Mainz Hbf. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Mainz Hbf for your journey between Mainz and Essen.

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