Munich to Gelsenkirchen train

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Cheap train tickets from Munich to Gelsenkirchen

Showing times and prices for Apr 16

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Munich to Gelsenkirchen is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
08:18AM7h07
Munich
03:25PMGelsenkirchen
$911One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:28AM6h57
Munich
02:25PMGelsenkirchen
$1021One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:20AM7h08
Munich
02:28PMGelsenkirchen
$1021One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
02:28PM7h32
Munich
10:00PMGelsenkirchen
$1341One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Munich to Gelsenkirchen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, April 16
Deutsche Bahn
07:28AM6h57
Munich
02:25PMGelsenkirchen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
02:28PM7h32
Munich
10:00PMGelsenkirchen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:20AM7h08
Munich
02:28PMGelsenkirchen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:18AM7h07
Munich
03:25PMGelsenkirchen
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Munich to Gelsenkirchen

Showing times and prices for Apr 16

Fastest Journey

6 h 57 m

Average

7 h 11 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

492 km

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

Deutsche Bahn
07:28AM6h57
Munich
02:25PMGelsenkirchen
$1021One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:18AM7h07
Munich
03:25PMGelsenkirchen
$911One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:20AM7h08
Munich
02:28PMGelsenkirchen
$1021One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
02:28PM7h32
Munich
10:00PMGelsenkirchen
$1341One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Munich to Gelsenkirchen

distanceDistance305 miles (492 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price$117 (€103)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Munich to Gelsenkirchen cover the 305 miles (492 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 34 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $117 (€103), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $27 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Munich Hbf and arrive in Gelsenkirchen Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Munich to Gelsenkirchen trains

Find the best trains between Munich and Gelsenkirchen with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $23 (€20). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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 Gelsenkirchen from Munich. 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 to Gelsenkirchen train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 37 min
  • Cheapest Price: $23

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Munich to Gelsenkirchen

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Munich to Gelsenkirchen with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to DB Lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to DB lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to DB Lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to DB lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Munich to Gelsenkirchen

FAQs: Travel by train from Munich to Gelsenkirchen 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 Munich to Gelsenkirchen.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Munich to Gelsenkirchen can start from as little as $27 (€24) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Munich to Gelsenkirchen is $117 (€103); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Munich and Gelsenkirchen is on average 5 h 34 min   for the 305 mile (492 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Gelsenkirchen from Munich by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Munich to Gelsenkirchen leaves at 7: 20 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Munich to Gelsenkirchen leaves at 2: 28 PM.
For the journey from Munich to Gelsenkirchen you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Gelsenkirchen from Munich on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from Munich, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Munich Hbf, Munich Airport Terminal station and Munich Ost. When arriving in Gelsenkirchen, you can end your route in train stations like Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen-Hassel station and Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen station.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Munich Hbf, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Gelsenkirchen Hbf, located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Munich to Gelsenkirchen is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Munich to Gelsenkirchen including taking a bus, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Munich and Gelsenkirchen

Munich
Gelsenkirchen
München Hbf is the most popular Munich 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 Munich for your trip to Gelsenkirchen.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+49 8913081055
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for München Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U4, U5, U7
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S6, S7, S8
Tram lines: 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
Bus lines: 68, X98
Train lines: ICE, RJ, NJ, IC, EC, RE, RB
München Flughafen Terminal
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Ticket Office Hours
At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
München MarienplatzWifiShoppingATMTaxisAccessibility
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TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
München IsartorShoppingATMTaxisAccessibility
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ShoppingShopping
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
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München Rosenheimer PlatzATMTaxisAccessibility
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ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
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München HarrasShoppingATMTaxisAccessibility
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ShoppingShopping
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München KarlsplatzAccessibility
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München DonnersbergerbrückeShoppingParkingATMAccessibility
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ParkingParking
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München LeuchtenbergringShoppingATMAccessibility
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München-LaimShoppingAccessibility
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München HackerbrückeATMAccessibility
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München Flughafen Besucherpark
München HirschgartenATMAccessibility
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München-Berg am LaimATMAccessibility
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München St. Martin-Str.Accessibility
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München SiemenswerkeATMAccessibility
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