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Duration 3h 27m
Distance 159.5 km
Average price -1€
Frequency 20/day

Trip overview

The average train between Amersfoort and Essen Hauptbahnhof takes 3h 27m and the fastest train takes 2h 26m. There is a train service every few hours from Amersfoort to Essen Hauptbahnhof. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Amersfoort Centraal
  2. Arnhem Centraal
  3. Essen Hauptbahnhof
2h 29m

Amersfoort to Essen Hauptbahnhof train times

Trains run hourly between Amersfoort and Essen Hauptbahnhof. The earliest departure is at 21:09 at night, and the last departure from Amersfoort is at 23:39 which arrives into Essen Hauptbahnhof at 07:35. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 27m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Amersfoort to Essen Hauptbahnhof. However, there are services departing from Amersfoort Centraal and arriving at Essen Hbf via Ede-Wageningen, Arnhem Centraal and Oberhausen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 29m.

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The distance between Amersfoort and Essen Hauptbahnhof is 136 km. The road distance is 159.5 km.

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Amersfoort to Essen Hauptbahnhof train services, operated by Valleilijn, depart from Amersfoort Centraal station.

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Amersfoort to Essen Hauptbahnhof train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Oberhausen Hbf station.

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There are 703+ hotels available in Essen Hauptbahnhof. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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