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from Essen to Ingolstadt

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May 21
$20Deutsche Bahn
May 22
$48Deutsche Bahn with connection
May 23
$50Deutsche Bahn with connection
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May 24
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May 25
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May 26
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Travel Information from Essen to Ingolstadt

distanceDistance269 miles (434 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$20 - $61
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $20 (€18) • 5 h 7 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $61 (€55) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 269 miles (434 km) by bus, flight or train between Essen and Ingolstadt. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $20 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Essen to Ingolstadt.

Travel Tips: Travel from Essen to Ingolstadt

Travel to Ingolstadt 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 Ingolstadt.

How do I go from Essen to Ingolstadt?

There are 3 ways to travel from Essen to Ingolstadt including taking a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Essen to Ingolstadt?

The cheapest way to get from Essen to Ingolstadt is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $20 (€18) compared to other travel options to Ingolstadt:

A train is generally $1 (€1) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $21 (€19) from Essen to Ingolstadt.

A train is $41 (€37) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Essen to Ingolstadt costing on average $61 (€55).

What is the fastest way to get from Essen to Ingolstadt?

The fastest way from Essen to Ingolstadt is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

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

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In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 5 h 7 min.

How far is it from Essen to Ingolstadt?

You should expect to travel around 269 miles (434 km) between Essen and Ingolstadt.

How many services a day are there to Ingolstadt from Essen?

The average frequency per day from Essen to Ingolstadt is:

  • 6 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Ingolstadt from Essen as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling to Ingolstadt from Essen, what are the departure and arrival points in Essen and Ingolstadt?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Essen to Ingolstadt:

  • Buses most often depart from Essen at Essen, ZOB am Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Ingolstadt at Ingolstadt, Nordbahnhof.
  • Trains from Essen to Ingolstadt most often leave from Essen Hbf and arrive in Ingolstadt Hbf.

Which travel companies can get me from Essen to Ingolstadt?

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

  • Flixbus can get you to Ingolstadt by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Essen to Ingolstadt for $21 (€19) on Omio.
  • Eurowings can get you to Ingolstadt by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Eurowings from Essen to Ingolstadt for $61 (€55) on Omio.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Ingolstadt by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Essen to Ingolstadt tickets on Omio for $20 (€18).

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Essen to Ingolstadt?

Omio customers who travel from Essen to Ingolstadt often also extend their vacation to go to Munich, Berlin or Nuremberg. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Ingolstadt and these popular destinations at a great price.

When should I purchase a ticket from Essen to Ingolstadt online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Essen to Ingolstadt, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $21 (€19) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $61 (€55) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $20 (€18) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Essen to Ingolstadt tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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