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Duration 27h 47m
Distance 1665.7 km
Average price 410€
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The train between Naples and Gelsenkirchen takes 27h 47m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Naples 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.


  1. Napoli Centrale Station
  2. Milano Centrale
  3. Lugano
  4. Basel Sbb
  5. Gelsenkirchen
16h 4m
227€ - 466€

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No, there is no direct train from Naples station to Gelsenkirchen. However, there are services departing from Napoli Centrale Station and arriving at Gelsenkirchen Hbf via Milano Centrale, Lugano, Basel Sbb and Oberhausen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 4m.

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The distance between Naples and Gelsenkirchen is 1305 km. The road distance is 1665.7 km.

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Naples to Gelsenkirchen train services, operated by ItaloTreno, depart from Napoli Centrale Station.

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Naples to Gelsenkirchen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Oberhausen Hbf station.

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There are 610+ hotels available in Gelsenkirchen. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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