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.
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Trains per day
Of the 84 trains that leave Münster for Essen every day 77 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||43 miles (70 km)|
|Average train duration||51 min|
|Average train ticket price||$17 (€15)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain|
Trains from Münster to Essen cover the 43 miles (70 km) long trip taking on average 51 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $13 (€12), but the average price of train tickets is $17 (€15). Travelers depart most frequently from Münster (Westf) Hbf and arrive in Essen Hbf.
Travel to Essen from Münster from $13 (€12) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.
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 Münster to Essen train.
Train information from Münster to Essen with Deutsche Bahn:
When taking the train between Münster and Essen, you can choose to depart from train stations like Münster (Westf) Hbf, Münster-Hiltrup and Münster-Mecklenbeck. Your trip can end in train stations such as Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Münster (Westf) Hbf and arrive in Essen Hbf.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Münster (Westf) Hbf and need to travel around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) 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 1 mile (1.6 km) from this train station to the city center.
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