Rheine to Gelsenkirchen train

Cheap train tickets from Rheine to Gelsenkirchen

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

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Train schedule from Rheine to Gelsenkirchen

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Fastest Journey

1 h 9 m


1 h 9 m

Trains per day



89 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Rheine for Gelsenkirchen every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Train from Rheine to Gelsenkirchen

distanceDistance55 miles (89 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price$17 (€15)
frequencyTrain frequency44 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or National Express

Trains from Rheine to Gelsenkirchen cover the 55 miles (89 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 9 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or National Express. Normally, there are 44 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $11 (€10), but the average price of train tickets is $17 (€15). Travelers depart most frequently from Rheine Bahnhof and arrive in Gelsenkirchen Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and National Express from Rheine to Gelsenkirchen trains

Travel between Rheine and Gelsenkirchen from $11 (€10) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn and National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

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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 from Rheine to Gelsenkirchen. 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.

Train information from Rheine to Gelsenkirchen with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 9 min
  • Cheapest Price: $11
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 5 a day

National Express is the leading train company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 trains a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express trains are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most trains are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Rheine - Gelsenkirchen train: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

National Express from Rheine to Gelsenkirchen train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 40 min
  • National Express frequency: 12 a day

FAQs: Trains from Rheine to Gelsenkirchen

FAQs: Travel by train from Rheine 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 Rheine to Gelsenkirchen.
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Rheine to Gelsenkirchen for as low as $11 (€10)  for the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Rheine to Gelsenkirchen train price to come in at an average of $17 (€15)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Gelsenkirchen from Rheine by train to be approximately 55 miles (89 km).
On average the Rheine to Gelsenkirchen train time is 1 h 9 min  covering the 55 mile (89 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Rheine to start your journey from including Rheine Bahnhof and Rheine-Mesum. In Gelsenkirchen you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen-Hassel and Gelsenkirchen Zoo.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Rheine Bahnhof   and arrive in Gelsenkirchen Hbf.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Rheine Bahnhof, is located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city center of Rheine.

The most popular arrival train station, Gelsenkirchen Hbf, is located 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city center of Gelsenkirchen.

When taking a train from Rheine to Gelsenkirchen, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or National Express for the best way to get you to Gelsenkirchen. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Rheine and Gelsenkirchen and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there are 44 trains a day from Rheine to Gelsenkirchen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Rheine to Gelsenkirchen train departs at 6: 04 AM   and the last train from Rheine to Gelsenkirchen leaves at 6: 04 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Rheine to Gelsenkirchen on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you book the Rheine to Gelsenkirchen train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $17 (€15). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Gelsenkirchen from Rheine. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this connection

Rheine Bahnhof is the most popular Rheine 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 Rheine for your trip to Gelsenkirchen.
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