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Duration 7h 48m
Distance 408.7 km
Average price 160€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Essen and Reims takes 7h 48m and the fastest train takes 5h 55m. There is at least one train per day from Essen to Reims. 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. Paris l'Est
  3. Reims
6h 35m
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153€ - 296€

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No, there is no direct train from Essen to Reims. However, there are services departing from Essen Hbf and arriving at Reims via Paris l'Est. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 35m.

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The distance between Essen and Reims is 323 km. The road distance is 408.7 km.

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Essen to Reims train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Essen Hbf station.

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Essen to Reims train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Reims station.

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There are 402+ hotels available in Reims. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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