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Duration 2h 49m
Distance 163.7 km
Average price 45€
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Amersfoort and Gelsenkirchen takes 2h 49m and the fastest train takes 2h 4m. There is a train service every few hours from Amersfoort to Gelsenkirchen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Arnhem

  1. Amersfoort Centraal
  2. Arnhem Centraal
  3. Gelsenkirchen
2h 49m

Amersfoort to Gelsenkirchen train times

Trains run hourly between Amersfoort and Gelsenkirchen. The service departs Amersfoort at 00:09 in the morning, which arrives into Gelsenkirchen at 07:28. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 49m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Amersfoort to Gelsenkirchen. However, there are services departing from Amersfoort Centraal and arriving at Gelsenkirchen Hbf via Ede-Wageningen, Arnhem Centraal and Oberhausen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 49m.

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The distance between Amersfoort and Gelsenkirchen is 138 km. The road distance is 163.7 km.

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Amersfoort to Gelsenkirchen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Utrecht Centraal station.

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

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You can take a train from Amersfoort to Gelsenkirchen via Ede-Wageningen, Arnhem Centraal, and Oberhausen Hbf in around 2h 49m.
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