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Eindhoven to Essen by train

  • First train
    06:19
  • Last train
    00:32
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 56m
  • Distance
    106 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    26
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 28m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Eindhoven to Essen by train

Fast trains from Eindhoven to Essen take around 1 hour and 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 106 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Eindhoven and Essen.

1. Are there direct trains from Eindhoven to Essen?

Journeys between Eindhoven and Essen usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 28 departures on the route from Eindhoven to Essen every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 22 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Eindhoven to Essen?

The Eindhoven to Essen train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Eindhoven to Essen train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Essen is usually scheduled to depart Eindhoven around 06:01 and the last train is around 00:32. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Eindhoven around 07:19, and the last at 00:32.

When to book Eindhoven to Essen train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Eindhoven to Essen by train.

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Which train companies operate between Eindhoven and Essen?

More than one train company operates on the route from Eindhoven to Essen, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurobahn
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • S-Bahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Essen to Eindhoven by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.