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Duration 1h 6m
Distance 29.8 km
Average price 10€
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Essen and Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) takes 1h 6m and the fastest train takes 59 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Essen to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS). The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Line 30110 train

  1. Essen Hbf
  2. Dusseldorf Airport (DUS)
54 min
8€ - 11€

Essen to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Essen and Dusseldorf Airport (DUS). The earliest departure is at 10:36 in the morning, and the last departure from Essen is at 23:06 which arrives into Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) at 00:05. All services require a transfer at DUESSELDORF-UNTERRATH and take an average of 1h 6m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Essen to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS). However, there are services departing from Essen Hbf and arriving at Duesseldorf Flughafen Terminal via Duesseldorf-Unterrath. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Essen and Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) is 26 km. The road distance is 29.8 km.

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Essen to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Essen Hbf station.

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Essen to Dusseldorf Airport (DUS) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Duesseldorf-Unterrath station.

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There are 1205+ hotels available in Dusseldorf Airport (DUS). Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Essen and Dusseldorf Airport (DUS)?

Abellio operates a train from Essen Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 26 min. Seven other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Abellio
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Essen Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Abellio
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 9€

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Essen Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Essen Hbf to Duesseldorf-Unterrath
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Essen Hauptbahnhof to D-Flughafen Bf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Abellio NRW
ABELLIO Rail
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Essen Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail
National Express
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Essen Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
National Express Rail
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 21€

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Essen Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Essen Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Eurobahn
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Essen Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
eurobahn.de

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