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Journey timeFrom 1h 10m
Price$23.11 - $69.22
Distance59km (37 miles)
Departure stationVenlo
Arrival stationEssen Hbf
Changes1 change
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Venlo to Essen Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Venlo to Essen Hbf for Tuesday 17th Dec 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
09:0510:151h 10m, 1 change
10:0511:151h 10m, 1 change
11:0512:151h 10m, 1 change
12:0513:151h 10m, 1 change
13:0514:151h 10m, 1 change
14:0515:151h 10m, 1 change
15:0516:151h 10m, 1 change
16:0517:151h 10m, 1 change
17:0518:151h 10m, 1 change
18:0519:151h 10m, 1 change

Cheap train tickets from Venlo to Essen Hbf

Train tickets from Venlo to Essen Hbf start at €19.90 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €41.03.
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avg. single price41.03

Biglietti e offerte Trenitalia e Frecciarossa

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Venlo to Essen Hbf by booking early.§

Biglietti e offerte Italo treno

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Risparmia prenotando in anticipo

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Biglietti e offerte treni internazionali

Take a look at treni in Europa Low Cost to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Venlo to Essen Hbf? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Venlo to Essen Hbf take?

The average journey time by train between Venlo and Essen Hbf is 1 hour and 30 minutes, with around 19 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Venlo and Essen Hbf by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Venlo to Essen Hbf is 1 hour and 10 minutes.

How much does the train from Venlo to Essen Hbf cost?

Train tickets from Venlo to Essen Hbf can start from as little as €19.90 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Venlo to Essen Hbf?

No, there are no direct train services from Venlo to Essen Hbf. Travelling from Venlo to Essen Hbf by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Venlo to Essen Hbf leave?

The first train from Venlo to Essen Hbf leaves at 05:05. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Venlo to Essen Hbf leave?

The last train from Venlo to Essen Hbf leaves at 22:33. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Venlo and Essen Hbf by train?

Trains travelling from Venlo to Essen Hbf cover a distance of around 59km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Essen Hbf to Venlo. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Venlo to Essen Hbf.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Venlo to Essen Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 17/12/2019. 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 03/04/2019 for travel on 05/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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