Deutsche BahnSNCFTrenitalia
Route overview
Avg. journey time8h 36m
Fare range€70.00 - €110.00
Distance440km
First & last trains
First train departs at04:42
Last train departs at22:46
Fastest journey
Fastest route6h 45m
Changes2 changes
Stations
Origin StationHamburg
Destination StationEssen

Hamburg to Essen train times

Check out the next trains departing from Hamburg to Essen for Tuesday 11th Jul 2017. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
10:46
18:53
Hamburg
Essen
8h 07m
2 changes
11:01
18:53
Hamburg
Essen
7h 52m
3 changes
11:46
18:31
Hamburg
Essen
6h 45m
4 changes
11:46
19:28
Hamburg
Essen
7h 42m
3 changes
12:01
19:31
Hamburg
Essen
7h 30m
6 changes

    How long does it take to travel from Hamburg to Essen by train?

    The average journey time between Hamburg and Essen is 8 hours and 36 minutes and the fastest journey time is 6 hours and 45 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 43 trains per day travelling from Hamburg to Essen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

    What time is the first and last train of the day from Hamburg to Essen?

    The first train from Hamburg to Essen departs at 04:42. The last train from Hamburg to Essen departs at 22:46. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

    Are there direct train services between Hamburg and Essen?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Hamburg to Essen without having to change trains. To travel from Hamburg to Essen will require a minimum of 2 changes. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

    How do I get back to Hamburg?

    By train, of course. See trains from Essen to Hamburg.

    • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Hamburg to Essen for a typical week day using timetable data for 11/07/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 07/12/2016 for travel on 23/12/2016 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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