Amsterdam to Essen train

Sat, 25 May
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Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Essen

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Amsterdam to Essen is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
09:244h56
Amsterdam Centraal
14:20Essen Süd station
£591One-way
3 changes
Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
09:244h41
Amsterdam Centraal
14:05Essen Hbf
£591One-way
2 changes
Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
09:544h56
Amsterdam Centraal
14:50Essen Süd station
£591One-way
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:543h22
Amsterdam Centraal
12:16Essen Hbf
£601One-way
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:543h22
Amsterdam Centraal
13:16Essen Hbf
£601One-way
3 changes

Train timetableAmsterdam to Essen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 25 May
Deutsche Bahn
08:543h22
Amsterdam Centraal
12:16Essen Hbf
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:543h56
Amsterdam Centraal
12:50Essen Süd station
4 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:163h27
Amsterdam Centraal
12:43Essen Hbf
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:164h04
Amsterdam Centraal
13:20Essen Süd station
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:244h56
Amsterdam Centraal
14:20Essen Süd station
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:244h41
Amsterdam Centraal
14:05Essen Hbf
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:464h28
Amsterdam Centraal
14:14Essen Hbf
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:543h22
Amsterdam Centraal
13:16Essen Hbf
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:543h56
Amsterdam Centraal
13:50Essen Süd station
4 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:544h56
Amsterdam Centraal
14:50Essen Süd station
3 changes

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Train times from Amsterdam to Essen

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 22 m

Average

4 h 6 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

178 km

To travel from Amsterdam to Essen you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
08:543h22
Amsterdam Centraal
12:16Essen Hbf
£601One-way
3 changes
Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
09:543h22
Amsterdam Centraal
13:16Essen Hbf
£601One-way
3 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:163h27
Amsterdam Centraal
12:43Essen Hbf
£761One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
09:543h56
Amsterdam Centraal
13:50Essen Süd station
£601One-way
4 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:543h56
Amsterdam Centraal
12:50Essen Süd station
£601One-way
4 changes

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Overview: Train from Amsterdam to Essen

distanceDistance110 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price£42 (€47)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or VIAS Rail GmbH

Trains from Amsterdam to Essen cover the 110 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 19 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or VIAS Rail GmbH. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £42. Travellers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Essen Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and VIAS Rail GmbH trains Amsterdam to Essen

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn and VIAS Rail GmbH train tickets to Essen from Amsterdam from £18 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains from Amsterdam to Essen. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

Amsterdam to Essen train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 14 min
  • Cheapest Price: £18

FAQs: Amsterdam to Essen train

FAQs: Travel by train from Amsterdam 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 Amsterdam to Essen.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Essen can start from as little as £17 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Amsterdam to Essen is £42; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Amsterdam to Essen is on average 2 h 19 min   for the 110 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Amsterdam to Essen by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Amsterdam to Essen leaves at 06: 08. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Amsterdam to Essen leaves at 21: 41.
For the journey from Amsterdam to Essen you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn or VIAS Rail GmbH. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Amsterdam and Essen on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 41.

When departing from Amsterdam, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Zuid. When arriving in Essen, you can end your trip in train stations like Essen Hbf, Essen-Altenessen station and Essen Süd station.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Essen Hbf, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Essen from Amsterdam is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 19 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Amsterdam to Essen by train is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Amsterdam and Essen including taking a coach, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Amsterdam and Essen

Amsterdam
Essen
Amsterdam Centraal is the most popular Amsterdam railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Amsterdam for your journey to Essen.
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Phone Number
+31 302357822
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 20: 59
Public transport options for Amsterdam Centraal
Metro lines: 51, 53, 54, 52
Tram lines: 2, 12, 4, 14, 13, 24, 17, 26
Ferry lines: 901, 906, 902, 907, 905
Bus lines: GVB 18, 21, 22, 48, 248, 281, 282, 283, 284, 285, 287, 288, 289, 291, 293, Connexxion 391, 394, N57, N47, N91, N94, EBS 305, 306, 314, 316, N01, N04, N10, N14
Train lines: Intercity, Intercity Express, Sprinter, Nightjet
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Amsterdam LelylaanParkingATMAccessibility
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Amsterdam HolendrechtParkingATMAccessibility
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Amsterdam Science ParkATMAccessibility
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