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Duration 1h 11m
Distance 65.7 km
Average price 21€
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The train between Venlo and Essen Hauptbahnhof takes 1h 11m. There is a train service every few hours from Venlo to Essen Hauptbahnhof. 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. Venlo
  2. Viersen Bahnhof
  3. Essen Hauptbahnhof
1h 34m
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11€ - 28€

Venlo to Essen Hauptbahnhof train times

Trains run hourly between Venlo and Essen Hauptbahnhof. The earliest departure is at 17:05 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Venlo is at 22:05 which arrives into Essen Hauptbahnhof at 23:16. All services require a transfer at VIERSEN and take an average of 1h 11m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Venlo to Essen Hauptbahnhof. However, there are services departing from Venlo and arriving at Essen Hauptbahnhof via Viersen Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 34m.

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The distance between Venlo and Essen Hauptbahnhof is 59 km. The road distance is 65.7 km.

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Venlo to Essen Hauptbahnhof train services, operated by Eurobahn, depart from Venlo station.

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Venlo to Essen Hauptbahnhof train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Essen Hauptbahnhof station.

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There are 696+ hotels available in Essen Hauptbahnhof. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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