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Duration 4h 45m
Distance 242.9 km
Average price 70€
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between University of Duisburg-Essen and Trier takes 4h 45m and the fastest train takes 3h 42m. There is a train service every few hours from University of Duisburg-Essen to Trier. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Essen Hbf
  2. Koeln Hbf
  3. Trier
4h 50m
35€ - 158€

University of Duisburg-Essen to Trier train times

Trains run hourly between University of Duisburg-Essen and Trier. The earliest departure is at 10:05 in the morning, and the last departure from University of Duisburg-Essen is at 23:51 which arrives into Trier at 09:27. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from University of Duisburg-Essen to Trier. However, there are services departing from Essen Universität Essen and arriving at Trier Hbf via Essen Hbf and Koeln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 50m.

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The distance between University of Duisburg-Essen and Trier is 191 km. The road distance is 242.9 km.

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University of Duisburg-Essen to Trier train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Essen Hbf station.

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University of Duisburg-Essen to Trier train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Trier Hbf station.

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There are 203+ hotels available in Trier. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between University of Duisburg-Essen and Trier?

You can take a train from University of Duisburg-Essen to Trier via Essen Universität Essen, Essen Hauptbahnhof, Essen Hbf, and Koeln Hbf in around 4h 50m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 55€

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 Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Trier Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Essen Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Trier Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
13€ - 20€

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 Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
13€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Trier Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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