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from Helsingborg to Essen

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May 22
$68Deutsche Bahn
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May 23
$94Deutsche Bahn
$187Air France
May 25
$64Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$40Malta Air
May 26
$64Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$108Sas Airways
May 27
$79Deutsche Bahn
$81Malta Air
May 28
$106Deutsche Bahn
May 29
$106Deutsche Bahn
$225Sas Airways
May 30
$83Deutsche Bahn
May 31
$72Deutsche Bahn
$91Air Baltic

Travel Information between Helsingborg and Essen

distanceDistance392 miles (632 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range$63 - $127
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $63 (€57) • 10 h 46 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $127 (€114) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesCityjet or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight or train to travel 392 miles (632 km) between Helsingborg and Essen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $63 (€57). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Cityjet or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Helsingborg to Essen.

Travel Tips: Travel from Helsingborg to Essen

Travel 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 Helsingborg to Essen.

Is cross-border travel to Essen, Germany from Helsingborg, Sweden currently allowed?

Travel between Helsingborg, Sweden and Essen, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Sweden enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Sweden.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Essen from Helsingborg?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Essen, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 5/20/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Essen from Helsingborg.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Helsingborg, Sweden from Essen, Germany due to COVID-19?

The current restriction level for returning to Helsingborg, Sweden from Germany is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Helsingborg, Sweden from Essen, Germany?

Reentering Sweden is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Helsingborg from Essen?

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Which rules do I need to follow in Helsingborg, Sweden regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Sweden must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 5/15/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Helsingborg from Essen here.

How do I get from Helsingborg to Essen?

There are 2 ways to get from Helsingborg to Essen: flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Helsingborg to Essen?

The cheapest way to go to Essen from Helsingborg is by taking a train, which costs on average $63 (€57).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Essen:

A train is $64 (€57) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Helsingborg to Essen costing on average $127 (€114).

What is the quickest way from Helsingborg to Essen?

The fastest way from Helsingborg to Essen is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 25 min.

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

In comparison, going by train can take 10 h 46 min   on average.

How far is it from Helsingborg to Essen?

Essen is approximately 392 miles (632 km) away from Helsingborg.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Helsingborg to Essen?

The average frequency per day from Helsingborg to Essen is:

  • 2 trains a day.

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

Where do I depart from Helsingborg? Where do I arrive in Essen?

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

  • Most travelers board their train from Helsingborg Centralstation and arrive in Essen Hbf.

Who can get me from Helsingborg to Essen?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Helsingborg to Essen:

  • You can go to Essen from Helsingborg by plane with Cityjet. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $127 (€114) with Cityjet from Helsingborg to Essen on Omio.
  • You can go to Essen from Helsingborg by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $63 (€57) with Deutsche Bahn from Helsingborg to Essen on Omio.

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

Looking to extend your trip from Helsingborg to Essen? Many Omio customers who go from Helsingborg to Essen usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Hamburg or Paris. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Hamburg or Paris from Essen, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When should I buy a ticket from Helsingborg to Essen online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $127 (€114) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $63 (€57) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Helsingborg to Essen 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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