Stockholm to Essen train

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Cheap train tickets from Stockholm to Essen

Showing times and prices for 20 May

Cheapest

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

Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:2214h42
Stockholm
23:04Essen
£511One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:2115h46
Stockholm
01:07Essen
£1161One-way
0 changes

Train timetableStockholm to Essen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 20 May
Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:2115h46
Stockholm
01:07Essen
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:2214h42
Stockholm
23:04Essen
0 changes

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Train times from Stockholm to Essen

Showing times and prices for 20 May

Fastest Journey

14 h 42 m

Average

15 h 14 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

1117 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Stockholm for Essen every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn with connection
08:2214h42
Stockholm
23:04Essen
£511One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:2115h46
Stockholm
01:07Essen
£1161One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Stockholm to Essen

distanceDistance692 miles
durationAverage train duration14 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price£76 (€84)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, SJ or Snälltåget

Trains from Stockholm to Essen cover the 692 miles long trip taking on average 14 h 38 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, SJ or Snälltåget. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £76, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £51. Travellers depart most frequently from Stockholm Central Station and arrive in Essen Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and Snälltåget trains Stockholm to Essen

You can travel by train to Essen from Stockholm with Deutsche Bahn and Snälltåget for as low as £54. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Snälltåget is a Swedish train company that offers a range of services to its passengers. It operates a fleet of modern trains, including the X2000, which is the fastest train in Sweden, and the InterCity, which is a comfortable and reliable train. The company also offers a range of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a café car. The most popular routes for Snälltåget are between Stockholm and Gothenburg, Malmö and Gothenburg, and Stockholm and Malmö.

Snälltåget from Stockholm to Essen train information:

  • Average Duration: 17 h 20 min
  • Cheapest Price: £146
  • Snälltåget frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Stockholm to Essen train

FAQs: Travel by train from Stockholm 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 Stockholm to Essen.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Stockholm to Essen can start from as little as £51 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Stockholm to Essen is £76; 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 Stockholm to Essen is 14 h 38 min   to travel the 692 mile long trip, with around there is 1 train per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Stockholm to Essen leaves at 08: 22. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Stockholm to Essen leaves at 11: 21.
There is 1 train a day from Stockholm to Essen which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn, SJ or Snälltåget. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Essen. Take the fast train with Snälltåget from Stockholm to Essen.
When taking a train from Stockholm to Essen, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, SJ or Snälltåget for the best way to get you to Essen. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Stockholm to Essen and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, you can take a night train from Stockholm to Essen with Snälltåget. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

When departing from Stockholm, you have various train station options to start your route from including Stockholm Central Station, Stockholm-Arlanda, Flygplats (Terminal 5) and Odenplan City Line station. 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 Stockholm Central Station, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 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 Stockholm to Essen is August.
You have options as you can travel from Stockholm to Essen 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Stockholm and Essen

Stockholm
Essen
Stockholm Central Station is the most popular Stockholm 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 Stockholm for your journey to Essen.
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Phone Number
+46 841062600
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00
Public transport options for Stockholm Central Station
Metro lines: 10, 11, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19
Bus lines: 53, 54, 516, 812C, 813C, Flygbussarna
Tram lines: 7
Train lines: Dala Line, Northern Main Line, East Coast Line, SJ X2000, 40, 41, 42X, 43, 43X, 44, Arlanda Express, FLX
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Stockholm, Swedenborgsgatan (Södra station)Accessibility
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