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There are 4 ways to get from Leverkusen to Oberhausen by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Leverkusen Mitte to Oberhausen Hbf Re / ...

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Bus, train  •  1h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Leverkusen Wiesdorf Mitte Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf Sev / ...
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf Re / ...

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leverkusen to Oberhausen 66.5 km

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Leverkusen to Oberhausen 66.5 km
Leverkusen → Oberhausen
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The cheapest way to get from Leverkusen to Oberhausen is to drive which costs €7 - €12 and takes 40 min.

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The fastest way to get from Leverkusen to Oberhausen is to taxi which takes 40 min and costs €140 - €170.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leverkusen Mitte and arriving at Oberhausen Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between Leverkusen and Oberhausen is 51 km. The road distance is 66.5 km.

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The best way to get from Leverkusen to Oberhausen without a car is to train which takes 41 min and costs €13 - €17.

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The train from Leverkusen Mitte to Oberhausen Hbf takes 41 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Leverkusen to Oberhausen train services, operated by National Express, depart from Leverkusen Mitte station.

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Leverkusen to Oberhausen train services, operated by National Express, arrive at Oberhausen Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leverkusen to Oberhausen is 66 km. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Leverkusen to Oberhausen.

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  • Distance: 50.5 km
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between Leverkusen, Germany and Oberhausen, Germany?

National Express operates a train from Leverkusen Mitte to Oberhausen Hbf hourly. Tickets cost €13 - €17 and the journey takes 41 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Leverkusen Mitte to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
National Express Rail
ABELLIO Rail
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Leverkusen Mitte to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
ABELLIO Rail
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Leverkusen Mitte to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Abellio
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
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 Duesseldorf Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €21
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
Eurobahn
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 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €9
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Hbf to Oberhausen Hbf
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Bus from Leverkusen Wiesdorf Mitte Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
National Express Rail
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Bus from Leverkusen Wiesdorf Mitte Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Other operators
Taxi from Leverkusen to Oberhausen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
€140 - €170
TaxiCologne
Phone
+49 172 5225454
Website
taxicologne.de
Taxi Zentrale Köln
Phone
+49 162 4164152
Website
cologne-cab.com
Taxi Cologne
Phone
+49 151 51082191
Taxi Call Cologne
Phone
+49 221/2882
Website
taxiruf.de

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