Saarbrücken to Essen train

Cheap train tickets from Saarbrücken to Essen

Showing times and prices for May 24

Cheapest

18

Average

24

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.

Deutsche Bahn
04:59PMSaarbrücken4h00 08:59PMEssen
0 transfers
181One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:58AMSaarbrücken4h00 12:58PMEssen
0 transfers
181One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:19PMSaarbrücken5h21 10:40PMEssen
0 transfers
221One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:19PMSaarbrücken4h51 09:10PMEssen
0 transfers
241One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:19AMSaarbrücken5h21 12:40PMEssen
0 transfers
241One-way

Train schedule from Saarbrücken to Essen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, May 24
Deutsche Bahn
06:19AMSaarbrücken5h21 11:40AMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
07:19AMSaarbrücken5h21 12:40PMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:58AMSaarbrücken4h00 12:58PMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
02:19PMSaarbrücken5h21 07:40PMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
04:19PMSaarbrücken4h51 09:10PMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
04:59PMSaarbrücken4h00 08:59PMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
05:19PMSaarbrücken5h21 10:40PMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
06:19PMSaarbrücken4h54 11:13PMEssen
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Deutsche Bahn
08:19PMSaarbrücken5h43 02:02AMEssen
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Fastest train times from Saarbrücken to Essen

Showing times and prices for May 24

Fastest Journey

4 h

Average

4 h 59 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

247 km

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.

Deutsche Bahn
04:59PMSaarbrücken4h00 08:59PMEssen
0 transfers
181One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:58AMSaarbrücken4h00 12:58PMEssen
0 transfers
181One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:19PMSaarbrücken4h51 09:10PMEssen
0 transfers
241One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:19PMSaarbrücken4h54 11:13PMEssen
0 transfers
241One-way
Deutsche Bahn
07:19AMSaarbrücken5h21 12:40PMEssen
0 transfers
241One-way

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Overview: Train from Saarbrücken to Essen

distanceDistance153 miles (246 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price$34 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche 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.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Saarbrücken to Essen trains

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

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:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 50 min
  • Average Price: $34
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 7 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Saarbrücken to Essen

Travel by train to Essen 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 Saarbrücken to Essen.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Saarbrücken to Essen trains for as little as $34 (€30)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Saarbrücken to Essen train price to come in at an average of $34 (€30)  one way.
The Saarbrücken to Essen train distance is approximately 153 miles (246 km).
On average the Saarbrücken to Essen train time is 5 h 9 min  covering the 153 miles (246 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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.

For the best Saarbrücken to Essen train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Essen from Saarbrücken to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Saarbrücken to Essen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Saarbrücken to Essen at 5: 19 AM   or take the last train from Saarbrücken to Essen leaving at 10: 35 PM. Look for the latest Saarbrücken to Essen train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets from Saarbrücken to Essen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $34 (€30) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Saarbrücken to Essen a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Saarbrücken
Essen
Saarbrücken Hbf is the most popular Saarbrücken 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 Saarbrücken for your trip to Essen.

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