Deutsche BahnSNCFTrenitalia
Route overview
Avg. journey time5h 11m
Fare range€25 - €96
Distance246km
First & last trains
First train departs at03:46
Last train departs at21:19
Fastest journey
Fastest route4h 22m
Changes2 changes
Stations
Origin StationSaarbrücken Hbf
Destination StationEssen

Train times for Tue 3 Apr

10:58
12:58
Saarbrücken Hbf
Essen
5h 09m
2 changes
11:19
13:56
Saarbrücken Hbf
Essen
5h 48m
2 changes
11:47
13:15
Saarbrücken Hbf
Essen
4h 53m
3 changes
12:19
14:56
Saarbrücken Hbf
Essen
5h 21m
2 changes
12:49
14:24
Saarbrücken Hbf
Essen
4h 51m
3 changes

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Saarbrücken Hbf to Essen is €25. To buy train tickets from Saarbrücken Hbf to Essen 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 Saarbrücken Hbf to Essen by train?

The average journey time between Saarbrücken Hbf and Essen is 5 hours and 11 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 22 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 42 trains per day travelling from Saarbrücken Hbf to Essen. 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 Saarbrücken Hbf to Essen?

The first train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Essen departs at 03:46. The last train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Essen departs at 21:19. 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 Saarbrücken Hbf and Essen?

No, it is not possible to travel from Saarbrücken Hbf to Essen without having to change trains. To travel from Saarbrücken Hbf to Essen will require a minimum of 2 changes. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Saarbrücken Hbf?

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

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Saarbrücken Hbf to Essen for a typical week day using timetable data for 03/04/2018. 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 15/04/2018 for travel on 28/04/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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