How to get to Essen from Osnabrück

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from Osnabrück to Essen

How to get to Essen from Osnabrück by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Osnabrück to Essen is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information to Essen from Osnabrück

distanceDistance71 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£4 - £19
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £4 • 1 h 17 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £4 • 1 h 17 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 71 miles by train or coach from Osnabrück to Essen. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are BlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Osnabrück to Essen.

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Deutsche Bahn

All travel companies: Train Companies from Osnabrück to Essen

You can travel by travel to Essen from Osnabrück with Deutsche Bahn. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of travel 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 travel to Essen from Osnabrück. DB uses different types of travel 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 travel.

    FAQs: Osnabrück to Essen

    FAQs: Travel 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 Osnabrück to Essen.

    There are 2 travel options from Osnabrück to Essen. You can take a train or coach.

    The cheapest way to get from Osnabrück to Essen is by taking a train with average ticket prices of £4 compared to other travel options to Essen:

    A train is £14 less than a coach with an average ticket price of £19 from Osnabrück to Essen.

    The quickest way to travel from Osnabrück to Essen is by train, which takes on average 1 h 17 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

    Getting to Essen by coach takes 7 h 55 min on average.

    The Osnabrück to Essen distance is approximately 71 miles.

    The average frequency per day from Osnabrück to Essen is:

    • 2 coaches a day.
    • 1 train a day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Essen from Osnabrück as scheduled services by train or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Osnabrück to Essen:

    • Coaches most often depart from Osnabrück at Osnabrück, Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Essen at Essen, Freiheit (Hauptbahnhof).
    • Trains from Osnabrück to Essen most often leave from Osnabrück Hbf and arrive in Essen Hbf.

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Osnabrück to Essen:

    • You can travel between Osnabrück and Essen by coach with BlaBlaCar or FlixBus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £19 with FlixBus from Osnabrück to Essen.
    • You can travel by train between Osnabrück and Essen with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain, and you can find FlixTrain Osnabrück to Essen tickets for £4 on Omio.

    Yes, there are direct services available from Osnabrück to Essen with the following travel companies:

    • Direct train available with FlixTrain 1 direct train per day.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Essen as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Osnabrück and Essen.

    Many of our customers travelling from Osnabrück to Essen don't make Essen their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, Hamburg or Frankfurt am Main, either of which you could add to your Osnabrück and Essen trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Essen to any of these top destinations today!

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