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Cheap train tickets from Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf

Showing times and prices for May 27

Cheapest

$30

Average

$81

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.

The average ticket from Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf will cost around $ 81 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 30.

Deutsche Bahn
01:24AMMunich Hbf5h34 06:58AMEssen Hbf
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$301One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:28PMMunich Hbf7h46 01:14AMEssen Hbf
0 changes
$521One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:32PMMunich Hbf8h26 04:58AMEssen Hbf
0 changes
$611One-way
FlixTrain
06:53AMMunich Hbf7h01 01:54PMEssen Hbf
0 changes
$681One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:27PMMunich Hbf5h31 10:58PMEssen Hbf
0 changes
$771One-way

Train schedule from Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf

Showing trains for tomorrow, Fri, May 27
Deutsche Bahn
01:24AMMunich Hbf5h34 06:58AMEssen Hbf
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FlixTrain
06:53AMMunich Hbf7h01 01:54PMEssen Hbf
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Deutsche Bahn
05:27PMMunich Hbf5h31 10:58PMEssen Hbf
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
05:28PMMunich Hbf7h46 01:14AMEssen Hbf
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
05:48PMMunich Hbf7h14 01:02AMEssen Hbf
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
06:28PMMunich Hbf5h29 11:57PMEssen Hbf
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Deutsche Bahn
08:32PMMunich Hbf8h26 04:58AMEssen Hbf
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Deutsche Bahn
08:54PMMunich Hbf8h04 04:58AMEssen Hbf
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Fri
May 27
$34FlixTrain
$34Flixbus
$79Eurowings
Sat
May 28
$11FlixTrain
$26Flixbus
$100Lufthansa
Sun
May 29
$77Deutsche Bahn
$51Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.
$202Air Dolomiti
Mon
May 30
$32Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$125Eurowings
Tue
May 31
$20Deutsche Bahn
$51Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.
$170Eurowings
Wed
Jun 1
$20Deutsche Bahn
$51Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.
$113Eurowings
Thu
Jun 2
$50Deutsche Bahn
$51Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.
$136Eurowings
Fri
Jun 3
$68FlixTrain
$51Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.
$148Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Jun 4
$23FlixTrain
$37Flixbus
$100Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Jun 5
$23FlixTrain
$32Flixbus
$79Eurowings
Mon
Jun 6
$51FlixTrain
$40Flixbus
$93Lufthansa
Tue
Jun 7
$41Deutsche Bahn
$51Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.
$102Eurowings
Wed
Jun 8
$20Deutsche Bahn
$51Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.
$91Eurowings
Thu
Jun 9
$20Deutsche Bahn
$51Globtour Medjugorjie d.o.o.
$91Eurowings
Fri
Jun 10
$32Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$91Eurowings
Sat
Jun 11
$20Deutsche Bahn
$29Flixbus
$125Eurowings
Tue
Jun 14
$11FlixTrain
$24Flixbus
$68Eurowings

Fastest train times from Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf

Showing times and prices for May 27

Fastest Journey

5 h 29 m

Average

6 h 53 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

492 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Munich Hbf for Essen Hbf every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 492 km distance in an average of 6 h 53 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 29 m .

The slowest trains will take 8 h 26 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Deutsche Bahn
06:28PMMunich Hbf5h29 11:57PMEssen Hbf
0 changes
$911One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:27PMMunich Hbf5h31 10:58PMEssen Hbf
0 changes
$771One-way
Deutsche Bahn
01:24AMMunich Hbf5h34 06:58AMEssen Hbf
0 changes
$301One-way
FlixTrain
06:53AMMunich Hbf7h01 01:54PMEssen Hbf
0 changes
$681One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:48PMMunich Hbf7h14 01:02AMEssen Hbf
0 changes
$1181One-way

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Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf trains

For as little as $11 (€10) you can travel by train to Essen Hbf from Munich Hbf with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Essen Hbf from Munich Hbf. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 29 min
  • Average Price: $20
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 12 a day

Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets to Essen Hbf from Munich Hbf and when traveling by train:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips: Trains from Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf

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FAQs

How much do cheap trains to Essen Hbf from Munich Hbf cost?

Train tickets to Essen Hbf from Munich Hbf for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $11 (€10)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a train between Munich Hbf and Essen Hbf?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $39 (€34)  for a train ticket from Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf.

How far is Essen Hbf from Munich Hbf by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf by train to be approximately 304 miles (491 km).

What is the Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf train travel time?

The train time from Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf is on average 5 h 34 min  for the 304 miles (491 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Munich Hbf and Essen Hbf by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What train providers go from Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf?

For the route from Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf 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 Munich Hbf and Essen Hbf on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many trains per day are there between Munich Hbf and Essen Hbf?

On average, there are 12 trains a day from Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When can I take the first train from Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf? When can I take the last train for the day?

You can take the earliest train from Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf at 5: 20 AM   or take the last train from Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf leaving at 11: 01 PM. Look for the latest Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.

How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf to get the best deals?

If you buy the Munich Hbf to Essen Hbf train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $39 (€34). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Munich Hbf and Essen Hbf. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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