Malmö to Essen train

Cheap train tickets from Malmö to Essen

Showing times and prices for Aug 13

Cheapest

67

Average

80

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
07:53AMMalmö12h03 07:56PMEssen
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671One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:53PMMalmö14h03 05:56AMEssen
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741One-way
Deutsche Bahn
12:13PMMalmö9h42 09:55PMEssen
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801One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:33PMMalmö14h22 05:55AMEssen
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991One-way

Train schedule from Malmö to Essen

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Deutsche Bahn
07:53AMMalmö12h03 07:56PMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
12:13PMMalmö9h42 09:55PMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
03:33PMMalmö14h22 05:55AMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
03:53PMMalmö14h03 05:56AMEssen
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Fastest train times from Malmö to Essen

Showing times and prices for Aug 13

Fastest Journey

9 h 42 m

Average

12 h 32 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

607 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Malmö for Essen every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
12:13PMMalmö9h42 09:55PMEssen
0 transfers
801One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:53AMMalmö12h03 07:56PMEssen
0 transfers
671One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:53PMMalmö14h03 05:56AMEssen
0 transfers
741One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:33PMMalmö14h22 05:55AMEssen
0 transfers
991One-way

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Overview: Train from Malmö to Essen

distanceDistance376 miles (607 km)
durationAverage train duration13 h 54 min
priceAverage train ticket price$62 (€57)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Malmö to Essen cover the 376 miles (607 km) long route taking on average 13 h 54 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $62 (€57), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $62 (€57). Travelers depart most frequently from Malmö Centralstation and arrive in Essen Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Malmö to Essen trains

For as little as $62 (€57) you can travel by train to Essen from Malmö with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this 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 Malmö to Essen train.

  • Average Price: $62

Travel Tips: Trains from Malmö 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 Malmö to Essen.
FAQs

Travel between Malmö, Sweden and Essen, Germany by train is: Fully open.

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

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

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

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 between Malmö and Essen before traveling.

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Malmö, Sweden?

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

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

Last checked on 8/3/22. 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 Malmö from Essen here.

Train tickets between Malmö and Essen for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $62 (€57)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Malmö to Essen train to cost on average $62 (€57)  one way.
The train distance from Malmö to Essen is around 376 miles (607 km).
On average the Malmö to Essen train time is 13 h 54 min  covering the 376 miles (607 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Malmö train stations to Essen you can start your journey from include Malmö Centralstation, Malmö Hyllie station and Malmö Triangeln station. 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 Malmö Centralstation   and arriving in Essen Hbf.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Malmö Centralstation, which is located around 0.4 miles (641 m) 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.

For the route from Malmö to Essen you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Malmö and Essen on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Malmö to Essen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Malmö to Essen leaves at 7: 53 AM. The last train departing from Malmö to Essen leaves at 9: 33 PM. You can find the latest Malmö to Essen train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Malmö to Essen is on average $62 (€57) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Malmö to Essen available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Malmö
Essen
Malmö Centralstation is the most popular Malmö 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 Malmö for your trip to Essen.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
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ATMATM
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Phone Number
+46 841062600
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 09: 15 - 17: 15
Public transit options for Malmö Centralstation
Bus lines: 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 31, 32, 35
Train lines: City Tunnel, Øresund Line, Southern Main Line, West Coast Line

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