Nuremberg to Essen train

Sat, 25 May
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Cheap train tickets from Nuremberg to Essen

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Cheapest

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

Deutsche Bahn
08:336h01
Nuremberg
14:34Essen
£701One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
16:365h27
Nuremberg
22:03Essen
£901One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:295h34
Nuremberg
14:03Essen
£951One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
07:325h48
Nuremberg
13:20Essen
£971One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:335h34
Nuremberg
15:07Essen
£981One-way
0 changes

Train timetableNuremberg to Essen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 25 May
Deutsche Bahn
07:325h48
Nuremberg
13:20Essen
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
14:315h49
Nuremberg
20:20Essen
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:295h34
Nuremberg
14:03Essen
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
16:365h27
Nuremberg
22:03Essen
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:336h01
Nuremberg
14:34Essen
0 changes

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Train times from Nuremberg to Essen

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Fastest Journey

5 h 27 m

Average

5 h 42 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

364 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Nuremberg for Essen every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
16:365h27
Nuremberg
22:03Essen
£901One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
08:295h34
Nuremberg
14:03Essen
£951One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:335h34
Nuremberg
15:07Essen
£981One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
07:325h48
Nuremberg
13:20Essen
£971One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
14:315h49
Nuremberg
20:20Essen
£1081One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Nuremberg to Essen

distanceDistance225 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price£73 (€81)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or City-BahnChemnitz

Trains from Nuremberg to Essen cover the 225 miles long trip taking on average 4 h 6 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or City-BahnChemnitz. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £73, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Nuremberg Hbf and arrive in Essen Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and City-BahnChemnitz trains Nuremberg to Essen

You can travel by train between Nuremberg and Essen with Deutsche Bahn and City-BahnChemnitz for as low as £16. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Nuremberg to Essen train.

Deutsche Bahn from Nuremberg to Essen train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 3 min
  • Cheapest Price: £16
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 3 a day

FAQs: Nuremberg to Essen train

FAQs: Travel by train from Nuremberg 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 Nuremberg to Essen.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Nuremberg to Essen can start from as little as £16 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Nuremberg to Essen is £73; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Nuremberg to Essen is 4 h 6 min   to travel the 225 mile long journey, with around there are 3 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Nuremberg to Essen leaves at 05: 57. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Nuremberg to Essen leaves at 21: 01.
Yes, there are 3 direct trains a day from Nuremberg to Essen with Deutsche Bahn. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Take the Nuremberg to Essen train with Deutsche Bahn or City-BahnChemnitz. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Nuremberg to Essen as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 01.

When departing from Nuremberg, you have various train station options to start your route from including Nuremberg Hbf, Nuremberg and Nuremberg Flughafen. When arriving in Essen, you can end your journey in train stations like Essen Hbf, Essen-Altenessen station and Essen-Werden station.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Nuremberg Hbf, 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 Nuremberg is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 6 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Nuremberg to Essen by train is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Essen from Nuremberg including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Nuremberg and Essen

Nuremberg
Essen
Nuremberg Hbf is the most popular Nuremberg 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 Nuremberg for your journey to Essen.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+49 9112191055
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 07: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat: 09: 00 - 19: 00 | Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00
Public transport options for Nuremberg Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U3
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S5
Tram lines: 5, 7, 8
Bus lines: 1, SEV
Train lines: ICE, IC, Nightjet, RB, RE
Nuremberg
Nuremberg Flughafen
Nuremberg FrankenstadionAccessibility
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Nuremberg NordostATMAccessibility
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ATMATM
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Nuremberg-DutzendteichATMAccessibility
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ATMATM
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Nuremberg-DürrenhofATMAccessibility
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ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Nuremberg Rothenburger Str.ParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Nuremberg-SteinbühlATMAccessibility
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ATMATM
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Nuremberg Rathenauplatz
Nuremberg Plärrer
Nuremberg-MögeldorfParkingATMAccessibility
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ParkingParking
ATMATM
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Nuremberg-SandreuthATMAccessibility
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Nuremberg OstParkingATMAccessibility
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ParkingParking
ATMATM
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Nuremberg Rennweg
Nuremberg-GleißhammerATMAccessibility
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ATMATM
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Nuremberg Wöhrder Wiese

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