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Duration 11h 56m
Distance 1066.3 km
Average price 685 zł
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Essen and Poland takes 11h 56m and the fastest train takes 10h 23m. The train service runs several times per day from Essen to Poland. 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. Essen Hbf
  2. Berlin Hbf
  3. Warsaw
10h 50m
Bookable on Rome2rio
343 zł - 874 zł

Essen to Poland train times

Trains run three times a day between Essen and Warsaw. The service departs Essen at 11:23 in the morning, which arrives into Warsaw at 21:46. All services require a transfer at BERLIN HBF (TIEF) and take an average of 11h 56m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Essen to Poland? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Essen to Poland. However, there are services departing from Essen Hbf and arriving at Warszawa Centralna via Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 50m.

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The distance between Essen and Poland is 895 km. The road distance is 1066.3 km.

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Essen to Poland train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Essen Hbf station.

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Essen to Poland train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Warszawa Centralna station.

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