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7 h 44 m
7 h 44 m
Trains per day
Of the 1 trains that leave Regensburg for Essen every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||280 miles (451 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 36 min|
|Average train ticket price||$77 (€69)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Regensburg to Essen cover the 280 miles (451 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 36 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $77 (€69), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $45 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Regensburg Hbf and arrive in Essen Hbf.
Find the best trains to Essen from Regensburg with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $45 (€40). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
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 Regensburg to Essen train.
Regensburg to Essen train information with Deutsche Bahn:
When taking the train to Essen from Regensburg, you can choose to depart from train stations like Regensburg Hbf, Regensburg-Prüfening and Regensburg-Burgweinting. Your journey can end in train stations such as Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Regensburg Hbf and arrive in Essen Hbf.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Regensburg Hbf and travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Essen Hbf and need to travel approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the train station to the city center in Essen.
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