Prague to Essen train

Mon, 20 May
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Cheap train tickets from Prague to Essen

Showing times and prices for 20 May

Cheapest

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

FlixTrain
01:0510h50
Prague
11:55Essen
£201One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
07:2810h06
Prague
17:34Essen
£301One-way
0 changes
FlixTrain
02:109h49
Prague
11:59Essen
£421One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
12:3510h15
Prague
22:50Essen
£501One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
11:289h11
Prague
20:39Essen
£721One-way
0 changes

Train timetablePrague to Essen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 20 May
Deutsche Bahn
12:3510h15
Prague
22:50Essen
0 changes
FlixTrain
22:1013h38
Prague
11:48Essen
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
07:2810h06
Prague
17:34Essen
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
11:289h11
Prague
20:39Essen
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:289h29
Prague
18:57Essen
0 changes

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Train times from Prague to Essen

Showing times and prices for 20 May

Fastest Journey

9 h 11 m

Average

10 h 28 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

542 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Prague for Essen every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
11:289h11
Prague
20:39Essen
£721One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
09:289h29
Prague
18:57Essen
£721One-way
0 changes
FlixTrain
02:109h49
Prague
11:59Essen
£421One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
07:2810h06
Prague
17:34Essen
£301One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
12:3510h15
Prague
22:50Essen
£501One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Prague to Essen

distanceDistance336 miles
durationAverage train duration8 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price£65 (€72)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or České dráhy

Trains from Prague to Essen cover the 336 miles long journey taking on average 8 h 44 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or České dráhy. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £19, but the average price of train tickets is £65. Travellers depart most frequently from Prague hlavní nádraží and arrive in Essen Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and FlixTrain trains Prague to Essen

For as little as £17 you can travel by train between Prague and Essen with Deutsche Bahn and FlixTrain. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

FlixTrain is a German train company which is part of FlixMobility, the company who own FlixBus. Since 2018, FlixMobility has also offered the option of train travel to some of the largest German cities like Hamburg, Cologne, Stuttgart and Berlin including trains to Essen from Prague. FlixTrain has high speed comfortable trains with a guaranteed seat, foot space, reading lamp and a luggage rack to store your belongings as well as sockets on most trains and free Wi-Fi for all passengers. The most popualr routes in Germany for FlixTrain are from Berlin to Hamburg, Frankfurt to Stuttgart and Cologne to Hamburg. They also offer trains on the Sotckholm to Gothenburg route in Sweden.

Train information from Prague to Essen with FlixTrain:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 59 min
  • Cheapest Price: £41

FAQs: Prague to Essen train

FAQs: Travel by train from Prague 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 Prague to Essen.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Prague to Essen can start from as little as £19 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Prague to Essen is £65; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Prague and Essen is on average 8 h 44 min   for the 336 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Essen from Prague by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Prague to Essen leaves at 07: 28. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Prague to Essen leaves at 22: 10.
There is 1 train a day from Prague to Essen which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or České dráhy. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the trip from Prague to Essen you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or České dráhy. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Prague and Essen on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 10.

When departing from Prague, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Prague hlavní nádraží, Prague-Holešovice and Praha-Kačerov. 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 Prague hlavní nádraží, which is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 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.

The cheapest month for a train from Prague to Essen is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Prague to Essen including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Prague and Essen

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Prague hlavní nádraží is the most popular Prague 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 Prague for your journey to Essen.
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