Travel from Frankfurt-Airport-FRA to Essen-Hauptbahnhof

Bus or train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Essen Hauptbahnhof?

German Railways (DB) operates a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Essen Hauptbahnhof hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 1 hour 48 minutes. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Essen Hauptbahnhof 3 times a day. Tickets cost $23 - $30 and the journey takes 4 hours 45 minutes.

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How to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Essen Hauptbahnhof

ModeDurationPrice
From Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf train to Essen Hbf.1 h 48 min57€
From Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf train to Montabaur then bus to Essen.4 h38€
From Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport bus to Essen.4 h 45 min23€
From Frankfurt Airport (FRA) drive to Essen Hauptbahnhof.2 h 11 min31€
From Frankfurt airport fly to Dusseldorf airport, train to Düsseldorf Hbf, then train to Essen Hauptbahnhof.1 h 50 min95€
From Frankfurt airport fly to Muenster airport, taxi to Greven, train to Münster(Westf)Hbf, then train to Essen Hauptbahnhof.2 h 53 min152€
From Frankfurt airport fly to Paderborn airport, taxi to Salzkotten, train to Hamm(Westf), then train to Essen Hauptbahnhof.2 h 51 min187€

How long does it take to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Essen Hauptbahnhof?

The train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Essen Hbf takes 1 hour 48 minutes including transfers and departs hourly.

Is there a direct train between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Essen Hauptbahnhof?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Essen Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 hour 48 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Essen Hauptbahnhof?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Essen. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 hours 45 minutes.

Operators from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Essen Hauptbahnhof

OperatorPhoneWebsite
German Railways (DB)+49 0180 6 99 66 33German Railways (DB)
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
LufthansaLufthansa
S-BahnS-Bahn
Eurobahn0180 6 9 27 37 27Eurobahn