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Overview: Train from Sint-Gillis to Essen

distanceDistance123 miles (199 km)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day

Trains from Sint-Gillis to Essen cover the 123 miles (199 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 24 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel by train between Sint-Gillis, Belgium and Essen, Germany allowed?

Travel by train between Sint-Gillis, Belgium and Essen, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Essen from Sint-Gillis restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Sint-Gillis?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Essen, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 1/19/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Sint-Gillis and Essen closer to your date of departure here

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Sint-Gillis, Belgium from Essen, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Essen to Sint-Gillis is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Belgium from Germany?

Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Essen?

What are the requirements?

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the safety rules to follow in Sint-Gillis, Belgium?

The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/20/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Sint-Gillis from Essen here.

How far is Sint-Gillis to Essen by train?

The Sint-Gillis to Essen train distance is approximately 123 miles (199 km).

What is the Sint-Gillis to Essen train travel time?

On average the Sint-Gillis to Essen train travel time is 4 h 24 min  for the 123 miles (199 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

How many train services are there between Sint-Gillis and Essen a day?

The average number of trains departing Sint-Gillis for Essen is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.