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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4 h 59 m
Trains per day
Of the 9 trains that leave Saarbrücken for Essen every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||153 miles (246 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 9 min|
|Average train ticket price||$34 (€30)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Saarbrücken to Essen cover the 153 miles (246 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 9 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $34 (€30), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $34 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Saarbrücken Hbf and arrive in Essen Hbf.
For as little as $34 (€30) you can travel by train from Saarbrücken to Essen with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.
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 from Saarbrücken. 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 Saarbrücken to Essen with Deutsche Bahn:
When taking the train from Saarbrücken to Essen, you can choose to depart from train stations like Saarbrücken Hbf, Saarbrücken and Saarbrücken Ost. Your route can end in train stations such as Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Saarbrücken Hbf and arrive in Essen Hbf.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Saarbrücken 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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