How to travel from Essen to Göttingen

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from Essen to Göttingen

You can get from Essen to Göttingen by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Essen to Göttingen on Mar 30 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:13AMEssen Central Station3h25 09:38AMGöttingen station
1 transfer
12:13PMEssen Central Station4h00 04:13PMGöttingen station
1 transfer
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08:23AMEssen Central Station2h52 11:15AMGöttingen station
1 transfer
06:21AMEssen Central Station2h54 09:15AMGöttingen station
1 transfer
05:14PMEssen Central Station3h55 09:09PMGöttingen station
2 transfers

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Travel Information between Essen and Göttingen

distanceDistance125 miles (202 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$20 - $27
fastestFastest modeTrain • $27 (€24) • 2 h 52 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 125 miles (202 km) by bus or train to Göttingen from Essen. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Essen to Göttingen.

Travel Tips: Travel from Essen to Göttingen

Travel Tips: Travel to Göttingen 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 Essen to Göttingen.

There are 2 ways to get from Essen to Göttingen: bus or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Göttingen from Essen is by taking a bus with an average price of $20 (€18).

This is compared to other travel options to Göttingen:

Taking a bus is about $7 (€6) less than taking a train, which costs on average $27 (€24) for this route.

The fastest way from Essen to Göttingen is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 52 min.

There are alternative travel options to Göttingen that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

The Essen to Göttingen distance is around 125 miles (202 km).

The average frequency per day from Essen to Göttingen is:

  • 8 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Essen and Göttingen as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Essen to Göttingen:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter) and arrive in Göttingen, ZOB.
  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Essen to Göttingen depart from Essen Hbf to Göttingen.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Essen to Göttingen, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Göttingen by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Essen to Göttingen for $20 (€18).
  • Deutsche Bahn with connection can take you to Göttingen by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn with connection from Essen to Göttingen for $27 (€24).
Many of our customers who book a trip from Essen to Göttingen often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Hanover or Hamburg. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Essen and Göttingen itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Göttingen and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Essen to Göttingen, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $20 (€18) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $27 (€24) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Essen to Göttingen online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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