There are 5 ways to get from Bochum to Gelsenkirchen by train, tram, taxi, car or foot
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What companies run services between Bochum, Germany and Gelsenkirchen, Germany?
Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Bochum to Gelsenkirchen every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $19 and the journey takes 20 min.
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Bochum to Gelsenkirchen?
The distance between Bochum and Gelsenkirchen is 7 km. The road distance is 12 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Bochum to Gelsenkirchen?
The cheapest way to get from Bochum to Gelsenkirchen is to drive which costs 1€ - 2€ and takes 11 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Bochum to Gelsenkirchen?
The quickest way to get from Bochum to Gelsenkirchen is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs 30€ - 40€.
Is there a direct train between Bochum and Gelsenkirchen?
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bochum West and arriving at Gelsenkirchen Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 20 min.
How long does it take to get from Bochum to Gelsenkirchen?
The train from Bochum West to Gelsenkirchen Hbf takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.