Mannheim to Essen train

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Overview: Train from Mannheim to Essen

distanceDistance222 miles (358 km)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Mannheim to Essen cover the 222 miles (358 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 58 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Mannheim Hbf and arrive in Essen.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Mannheim to Essen trains

You can travel by train between Mannheim and Essen with Deutsche Bahn. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

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 Mannheim to Essen train.

Deutsche Bahn from Mannheim to Essen train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 58 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 6 a day

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FAQs

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

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

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Mannheim?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

When traveling in Belgium, 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 5/23/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Mannheim and Essen before traveling.

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

Is my return train into Mannheim 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 Mannheim, 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 5/22/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Mannheim from Essen closer to your date of departure here here.

The train distance from Mannheim to Essen is around 222 miles (358 km).
On average the Mannheim to Essen train travel time is 2 h 58 min  for the 222 miles (358 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Mannheim Hbf   and arriving in Essen.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Mannheim Hbf, is located 2.8 miles (4.5 km) from the city center of Mannheim.

The most popular arrival train station, Essen, is located 0.4 miles (680 m) away from the city center of Essen.

For the journey from Mannheim to Essen you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Mannheim and Essen on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Mannheim for Essen is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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

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