Köln Hbf to Essen Hbf

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Trains to Essen Hbf

Tue 28 Mar

12:49
13:50
Köln Hbf
Essen Hbf
1h 01mDirect
13:09
14:00
Köln Hbf
Essen Hbf
51mDirect
13:17
14:30
Köln Hbf
Essen Hbf
1h 13m1 change
13:31
14:38
Köln Hbf
Essen Hbf
1h 07m1 change
13:49
14:50
Köln Hbf
Essen Hbf
1h 01mDirect

Train times

Avg. journey time59m
First train dept00:11
Last train dept23:49

Train info

Fastest route46m
ChangesDirect
Trains per day50
Fare range€10-€41**

Stations

Origin StationKöln Hbf
Destination StationEssen Hbf

More information**

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Essen Hbf (Main station) is €10**. To buy train tickets from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Essen Hbf (Main station) for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets between 3 to 6 months in advance. Booking early allows you to take advantage of the cheapest fares and best tickets.

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

The average journey time between Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) and Essen Hbf (Main station) is 59 minutes and the fastest journey time is 46 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 72 trains per day travelling from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Essen Hbf (Main station). 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 Köln Hbf to Essen Hbf?

The first train from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Essen Hbf (Main station) departs at 00:11. The last train from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Essen Hbf (Main station) departs at 23:49. 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 Köln Hbf and Essen Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Essen Hbf (Main station) without having to change trains. There are 50 direct trains from Köln Hbf (Cologne Main station) to Essen Hbf (Main station). Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Köln Hbf to Essen Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 28/03/2017. 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 10/03/2017 for travel on 19/05/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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