Essen to Kaiserslautern train

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Overview: Train from Essen to Kaiserslautern

distanceDistance143 miles (230 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price£28 (€32)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Essen to Kaiserslautern cover the 143 miles (230 km) long route taking on average 4 h 25 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £22, but the average price of train tickets is £28. Travellers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Kaiserslautern Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn trains Essen to Kaiserslautern

For as little as £22 you can travel by train to Kaiserslautern from Essen with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Kaiserslautern from Essen. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Essen to Kaiserslautern train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 2 min
  • Average Price: £22
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 15 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Essen to Kaiserslautern

Travel by train to Kaiserslautern 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 Essen to Kaiserslautern.
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Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Essen to Kaiserslautern for as low as £22  for the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Essen to Kaiserslautern train to cost on average £28  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Essen and Kaiserslautern via train to be approximately 143 miles (230 km).
On average the train from Essen to Kaiserslautern duration is 4 h 25 min  for the 143 miles (230 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

When taking a train from Essen, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. When you arrive in Kaiserslautern, your train can arrive in train stations including Kaiserslautern Hbf, Kaiserslautern West and Kaiserslautern Pfaffwerk.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Essen Hbf   to Kaiserslautern Hbf.

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Essen Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Kaiserslautern most often arrive at Kaiserslautern Hbf and need to travel around 0.5 miles (792 m) from this train station to the city centre.

When taking a train from Essen to Kaiserslautern, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Kaiserslautern. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Essen and Kaiserslautern and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there are 17 trains a day from Essen to Kaiserslautern. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Essen to Kaiserslautern train departs at 08: 21   and the last train from Essen to Kaiserslautern leaves at 20: 00. Check out the most up-to-date Essen to Kaiserslautern train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
The price of a one way train ticket from Essen to Kaiserslautern is on average £28 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets between Essen and Kaiserslautern available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Essen
Kaiserslautern
Essen Hbf is the most popular Essen 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 Essen for your journey to Kaiserslautern.
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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