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Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW by train

The journey from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW by train is 10.69 mi and takes 0 hr 27 min. There are 287 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:01 AM and the last at 11:29 PM. It is possible to travel from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW by train for as little as $7.90 or as much as $18.37. The best price for this journey is $7.90.

Lowest Price$7.90
Journey Duration0 hr 27 min
Connection per Day287
Lowest Price$7.90
Highest Price$18.37
First Departure12:01 AM
Last Departure11:29 PM
Distance10.69 mi
DepartureGelsenkirchen
ArrivalOberhausen, NW
CarriersDB - Regional Express, DB - IntercityMore

Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW Train Times

Departure date
Saturday, Mar 2, 2024

Traveling from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW with Virail

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How much do train tickets from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW cost?

The prices for train tickets from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW will cost $7.90. The average train ticket price is approximately $10.65. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW. On average, though, you'll pay about $10.65 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long does it take to get from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW by train?

With a distance of 10.69 mi between Gelsenkirchen and Oberhausen, NW, it will usually take 0 hr 27 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 0 hr 27 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW covers a distance of 10.69 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 0 hr 27 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 0 hr 10 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

Which stations are used when traveling from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Gelsenkirchen and Oberhausen, NW. You can start your journey in Gelsenkirchen at stations such as . These connect to stations including in Oberhausen, NW. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW.

How many journeys from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW take place each day?

If you want to get from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 287 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 118 direct journeys between Gelsenkirchen and Oberhausen, NW. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 169 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Find the best day to travel to Oberhausen, NW by train

When travelling to Oberhausen, NW by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

VIAS Rail is a Belgian railway company that operates passenger and freight trains in Belgium and the Netherlands. It was established in 2014 as a joint venture between the French railway company SNCF and the Belgian railway company SNCB. VIAS Rail operates high-speed trains, regional trains, and commuter trains, as well as providing rail freight services. The company aims to provide safe, reliable, and sustainable transportation solutions to its customers. VIAS Rail is committed to reducing its environmental impact by investing in energy-efficient trains and promoting sustainable practices throughout its operations.

Express InterCity is a type of train service that operates in many countries around the world. It is designed to provide fast and efficient transportation between major cities, with limited stops along the way. Express InterCity trains typically offer amenities such as comfortable seating, air conditioning, and onboard food and beverage service. They may also have first-class or business-class seating options for passengers who want extra comfort and amenities. Express InterCity trains are often a popular choice for business travelers, tourists, and commuters who need to travel between cities quickly and conveniently.

Regional Express (Rex) is an Australian airline that operates scheduled regional flights to over 60 destinations across Australia. The airline was founded in 2002 and has its headquarters in Mascot, New South Wales. Rex operates a fleet of over 60 aircraft, including Saab 340 turboprops and Boeing 737-800NG jets. The airline's main focus is on providing affordable air travel to regional communities, with a strong emphasis on safety, reliability, and customer service. Rex also offers a frequent flyer program, Rex Business Flyer, and has partnerships with other airlines such as Qantas and Virgin Australia.

Regionalbahn is a type of train service in Germany that operates on regional routes, connecting smaller towns and cities with larger ones. These trains are usually slower than intercity trains, but they make more stops and are more affordable. Regionalbahn trains are operated by various companies, including Deutsche Bahn, and they offer single and multiple-day tickets. The trains are often used by commuters and tourists who want to explore the countryside and smaller towns.

While not as swift as the high-speed ICE trains, Deutsche Bahn’s InterCity trains boast speeds up to 200km/h, offering spacious carriages and dining options. Operating across numerous German routes, such as Cologne-Hamburg, these trains also extend to international destinations, including Amsterdam and Luxembourg. Some routes even feature double-deck trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by DB - InterCity Express (ICE) and DB - Intercity when traveling from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW.

Second Class

Deutshce Bahn's second class ensures a comfortable journey with standard seating arrangements with free Wi-Fi, power socket, and. Second class passengers can buy food and drinks from the bar/bistro car or restaurant car.
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First Class

First Class travel with Deutsche Bahn provides a luxurious experience with comfortable seats and many amenities such as spacious seating with personalized on-seat service and exclusive lounge access at major stations. First-class passengers can have their orders delivered to their seats, but if you do not want to wait, you can also dine in the restaurant car or buy food and drinks from the bar/bistro car.
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Second Class

On SBB Intercity trains, in addition to basic amenities for Second Class ticket, there's a Family Zone specially designed to offer comfort for families with children. If you get hungry during the journey, you can enjoy tasty meals in the restaurant carriage.
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First Class

In the First Class of SBB Intercity, you can benefit from personal power socket, more comfortable seats, and larger luggage space. Some IC trains also offer quiet zones and business areas.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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On ICE trains, enjoy free WiFi and access the ICE portal for movies, TV shows, audiobooks, games, and reading material.
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Seek tranquillity on ICE Frankfurt in Coach 21 (second class) and Coach 28/29 (first class). On ICE 104/105 Basel, it's Coach 31 (second class) and Coach 38/39 (first class).
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Stay charged with a power socket available for every two seats on the train.
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On ICE-trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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For assistance in boarding, changing trains, or other queries, reach out to DB’s Mobility Service. The staff is always ready to assist and ensure a smooth journey.
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With ICE, choose between a full menu at the onboard restaurant or quick snacks at the bistro. For First Class passengers, complimentary food and drinks are served directly to your seat. DB's diverse menu, updated quarterly, features local and vegetarian/vegan options.
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ICE trains not only offer air conditioning but are also innovating with eco-friendly systems that both cool and heat using natural refrigerants.
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On Deutsche Bahn trains, make sure it's disassembled and snugly packed in a case or cover with your name labeled on it, and you can bring it on board for free. You're also allowed one regular and one hand luggage item. Just ensure your bike doesn't get in the way of other travelers or block aisles. Note: Special bikes aren't permitted, but if you're an international traveler, there's no need to worry about peak-time restrictions.
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Deutsche Bahn is rolling out free WiFi on their IC trains, with some already offering the service.
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All seats in both classes have power sockets on DB IC trains.
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On IC trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service provides assistance for boarding, disembarking, and train transfers. Staff are on hand to address questions and ensure a smooth trip.
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On the DB IC trains, there's a restaurant for meals or a bistro for snacks. You can eat at the bistro or in your seat. First Class passengers get free food at their seat. The menu changes but always has local food, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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Intercity trains have air-conditioned sections.
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For IC trains, a ticket and reservation are required for bicycles, with the reservation cost included. Bikes are typically stored in second class carriages, though your seat may be elsewhere.
Services on board DB - Regional Express, DB - Intercity and DB - InterCity Express (ICE) from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW
Compare services on board when travelling from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW by train.
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Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
1.2kg
Bus
1.29kg
Flight
3.44kg
Car
2.75kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Gelsenkirchen and Oberhausen, NW are 1.2kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Gelsenkirchen and Oberhausen, NW? By taking the train between Gelsenkirchen and Oberhausen, NW you will save 2.24kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.09kg compared to a bus and 1.55kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW?
A train ticket from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW is $10.65. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $7.90.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW is $7.90. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Gelsenkirchen and Oberhausen, NW by train?
Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW is 10.69 mi.
How long does the train between Gelsenkirchen and Oberhausen, NW take?
Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW is on average 0 hr 27 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 10 min.
Which companies operate from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW?
The train journey from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW is covered by 5 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: DB - Regional Express, DB - Intercity, DB - InterCity Express (ICE), VIAS Rail, DB - Regionalbahn and Eurobahn.
How many train connections per day go from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW?
Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW has 287 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW leave?
The earliest train from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW departs at 12:01 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW depart?
The latest train from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW departs at 11:29 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $7.90 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW?
There are 2 station(s) that you can depart from Gelsenkirchen to go to Oberhausen, NW. You can go from Wanne-Eickel Hbf and Gelsenkirchen Hbf and you can arrive at Essen-Dellwig, Oberhausen-Sterkrade and Oberhausen Hbf.
How many direct connections depart from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW?
There are on average 118 direct connection(s) from Gelsenkirchen to go to Oberhausen, NW.
What's the fastest journey time between Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Gelsenkirchen and Oberhausen, NW is 0 hr 10 min.
Is there a direct train from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW?
Yes, there is a direct train between Gelsenkirchen and Oberhausen, NW.
What are the CO2 emissions for Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW by train?
The train journey from Gelsenkirchen to Oberhausen, NW creates 1.2kg of CO2 emissions.

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