Trains from
Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf

Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time4h 19m
Trains per day17
Fare range€15-€131

First & last trains

First train departs at03:09
Last train departs at23:56

Fastest journey

Fastest route3h 58m
ChangesDirect

Stations

Origin StationEssen Hbf
Destination StationBerlin Hbf

Train times for Tue 22 Aug

11:19
15:21
Essen Hbf
Berlin Hbf
4h 02m1 change
11:19
15:22
Essen Hbf
Berlin Hbf
4h 03mDirect
12:17
16:25
Essen Hbf
Berlin Hbf
4h 08mDirect
13:14
17:22
Essen Hbf
Berlin Hbf
4h 08mDirect
14:17
18:25
Essen Hbf
Berlin Hbf
4h 08mDirect

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf start at €47.75 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€47.75
14 days
in advance
€55.14
Avg. single price
On the day
€85.20
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf is €14.9. To buy train tickets from Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Essen Hbf and Berlin Hbf is 4 hours and 19 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 58 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 25 trains per day travelling from Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf?

The first train from Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf departs at 03:09. The last train from Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf departs at 23:56. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Essen Hbf and Berlin Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf without having to change trains. There are 17 direct trains from Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Essen Hbf?

By train, of course. See trains from Berlin Hbf to Essen Hbf.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 22/08/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 10/07/2017 for travel on 17/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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