There are 3 ways to get from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Essen Hbf by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Essen Hbf Ice / ...

$34 - $65

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Bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Eindhoven to Essen N80 / ...

$12 - $20

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Essen Hbf 81.9 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Essen Hbf is to bus which costs 10€ - 17€ and takes 3 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Essen Hbf is to drive which costs 16€ - 25€ and takes 1 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Essen Hbf. However, there are services departing from Eindhoven, Airport and arriving at Essen via Eindhoven. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 54 min.

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The distance between Eindhoven Airport (EIN) and Essen Hbf is 112 km. The road distance is 131 km.

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The best way to get from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Essen Hbf without a car is to train which takes 3 h 44 min and costs 28€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Essen Hbf, including transfers.

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Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Essen Hbf bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Eindhoven station.

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The best way to get from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Essen Hbf is to train which takes 3 h 44 min and costs 28€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 10€ - 17€ and takes 3 h 54 min.

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Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Essen Hbf bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Essen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Essen Hbf is 131 km. It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to drive from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Essen Hbf.

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  • Distance: 70.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 44 min

What companies run services between Eindhoven Airport (EIN), Netherlands and Essen Hbf, Germany?

You can take a train from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Essen Hbf via Eindhoven, Station, Eindhoven, Venlo, Dusseldorf Hbf, and Düsseldorf Hbf in around 3 h 44 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Eindhoven Airport (EIN) to Essen Hbf 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

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Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Venlo
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Düsseldorf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$17 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station to Essen, Essen central station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Eindhoven to Essen
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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