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There are 5 ways to get from Eindhoven to Oer-Erkenschwick by train, bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Viersen Bahnhof to Recklinghausen Hbf

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Eindhoven JF Kennedylaan/Limbopad to Dortmund Central Bus Station

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Train via Wuppertal

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Wuppertal-Vohwinkel
  3. Take the train from Wuppertal Vohwinkel Bf to Recklinghausen Hbf

Drive

  1. Drive from Eindhoven to Oer-Erkenschwick

Train, fly

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS)
  3. Take the train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Recklinghausen Hbf
Netherlands → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Kuwait, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Netherlands

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States and Uruguay
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States and Uruguay
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Germany

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Netherlands

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Germany from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Oer-Erkenschwick is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Oer-Erkenschwick is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Oer-Erkenschwick is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Netherlands from Germany.

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Last updated: 22 Jan 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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The cost-effective way to get from Eindhoven to Oer-Erkenschwick is to bus, which costs €5 - €8 and takes 4h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Eindhoven to Oer-Erkenschwick is to drive which costs €20 - €30 and takes 1h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Eindhoven to Oer-Erkenschwick. However, there are services departing from Eindhoven JF Kennedylaan/Limbopad and arriving at OER-E. Berliner Platz via Dortmund Hbf and Dortmund Mengede Bf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 4m.

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The distance between Eindhoven and Oer-Erkenschwick is 126 km. The road distance is 151.7 km.

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The best way to get from Eindhoven to Oer-Erkenschwick without a car is to train which takes 3h 26m and costs €24 - €45.

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It takes approximately 3h 26m to get from Eindhoven to Oer-Erkenschwick, including transfers.

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Eindhoven to Oer-Erkenschwick bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from Eindhoven JF Kennedylaan/Limbopad station.

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The best way to get from Eindhoven to Oer-Erkenschwick is to train which takes 3h 26m and costs €24 - €45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €5 - €8 and takes 4h 4m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Eindhoven to Oer-Erkenschwick bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Dortmund Central Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Eindhoven to Oer-Erkenschwick.
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  • Distance: 125.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 26m

What companies run services between Eindhoven, Netherlands and Oer-Erkenschwick, Germany?

You can take a train from Eindhoven to Oer-Erkenschwick via Venlo, Viersen, Viersen Bahnhof, Recklinghausen Hbf, and Recklinghausen Hbf in around 3h 26m. Alternatively, Union Ivkoni operates a bus from Eindhoven JF Kennedylaan/Limbopad to Dortmund Central Bus Station 4 times a week. Tickets cost €5 - €8 and the journey takes 2h 30m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €500
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven Centraal to Venlo
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €24
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€10 - €14
1st Class
€17 - €24
Train from Eindhoven Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €35
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€16 - €22
1st Class
€27 - €35
Deutsche Bahn Regional

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
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Viersen Bahnhof to Recklinghausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Wuppertal-Vohwinkel to Recklinghausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €18
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Recklinghausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Wuppertal-Vohwinkel
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Eurobahn
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Wuppertal Vohwinkel Bf to Recklinghausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Wuppertal-Vohwinkel to Recklinghausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Abellio
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from D-Flughafen Bf to Recklinghausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Recklinghausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Eindhoven JF Kennedylaan/Limbopad to Dortmund Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Union Ivkoni

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Yes, the driving distance between Eindhoven to Oer-Erkenschwick is 152 km. It takes approximately 1h 36m to drive from Eindhoven to Oer-Erkenschwick.

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