There are 7 ways to get from Essen to Arena AufSchalke by train, tram, bus, taxi, car, rideshare or foot

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Train, line 302 tram  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Gelsenkirchen Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the line 302 tram from Gelsenkirchen Hbf Bstg 11 to Gelsenkirchen VELTINS-Arena 302

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  54 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Essen to Gelsenkirchen 9.5 miles

$2

5 alternative options

Train, line 380 bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Gelsenkirchen Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the line 380 bus from Gelsenkirchen Hbf Bstg 06 to Gelsenkirchen Sport-Paradies 380 / ...

Line 107 tram, line 302 tram  •  52 min

  1. Take the line 107 tram from Essen Rathaus Essen Bstg 1 to Gelsenkirchen Musiktheater 107
  2. Take the line 302 tram from Gelsenkirchen Musiktheater to Gelsenkirchen VELTINS-Arena 302

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Essen to Arena AufSchalke 10.2 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Essen to Arena AufSchalke 10.2 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Walk from Essen to Arena AufSchalke 8.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Essen to Arena AufSchalke is to rideshare which costs 2€ and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Essen to Arena AufSchalke is to taxi which costs 40€ - 50€ and takes 18 min.

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The distance between Essen and Arena AufSchalke is 12 km. The road distance is 16.3 km.

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It takes approximately 34 min to get from Essen to Arena AufSchalke, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Essen, Germany and Arena AufSchalke, Germany?

There is no direct connection from Essen to Arena AufSchalke. However, you can take the train to Gelsenkirchen Hbf, take the walk to Gelsenkirchen Hbf Bstg 11, take the line 302 tram to Gelsenkirchen VELTINS-Arena, then take the walk to Arena AufSchalke. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Essen to Arena AufSchalke via Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen Hbf Bstg 06, and Gelsenkirchen Sport-Paradies in around 52 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Essen Hbf to Gelsenkirchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Essen, Essen central station to Gelsenkirchen, Gelsenkirchen central station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bochum-Gelsenkirchener Strassenbahnen AG
Phone
0234 303 0
Website
bogestra.de
Tram from Gelsenkirchen Hbf Bstg 11 to Gelsenkirchen VELTINS-Arena
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
Bochum-Gelsenkirchener Strassenbahnen AG
Tram from Gelsenkirchen Musiktheater to Gelsenkirchen VELTINS-Arena
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
Bochum-Gelsenkirchener Strassenbahnen AG
Ruhrbahn GmbH
Phone
+49 201 8261234
Website
ruhrbahn.de
Tram from Essen Rathaus Essen Bstg 1 to Gelsenkirchen Musiktheater
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Ruhrbahn GmbH
Bus operators
Bochum-Gelsenkirchener Strassenbahnen AG
Phone
0234 303 0
Website
bogestra.de
Bus from Gelsenkirchen Hbf Bstg 06 to Gelsenkirchen Sport-Paradies
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Bochum-Gelsenkirchener Strassenbahnen AG
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Essen to Gelsenkirchen
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Essen to Arena AufSchalke
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Taxi Dina
Phone
+49 201/8308877
Website
taxi-dina.de
Trans-Port-Essen
Phone
+49 201/706090
Website
trans-port-essen.de

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