Duration 9h 28m
Distance 1572.8 km
Average price $251
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview


  1. Essen Hbf
  2. Wien Hbf
  3. Puespoekladany
  4. Carei
  5. Zalău
22h 50m
$212 - $293

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No, there is no direct train from Essen to Zalău. However, there are services departing from Essen Hbf and arriving at Zalău Nord via Wien Hbf, Puespoekladany and Carei. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 50m.

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The distance between Essen and Zalău is 1252 km. The road distance is 1572.8 km.

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

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Essen to Zalău train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), arrive at Zalău Nord station.

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Zalău is 1h ahead of Essen. It is currently 1:50 PM in Essen and 2:50 PM in Zalău.

There are 29+ hotels available in Zalău. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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