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Herne to Essen, NW by train

The journey from Herne to Essen, NW by train is 10.81 mi and takes 0 hr 44 min. There are 166 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:20 AM and the last at 11:50 PM. It is possible to travel from Herne to Essen, NW by train for as little as $9.85 or as much as $22.48. The best price for this journey is $9.85.

Lowest Price$9.85
Journey Duration0 hr 44 min
Connection per Day166
Lowest Price$9.85
Highest Price$22.48
First Departure12:20 AM
Last Departure11:50 PM
Distance10.81 mi
DepartureHerne
ArrivalEssen, NW
CarriersDB - Regionalbahn, DB - InterCity Express (ICE)More

Herne to Essen, NW Train Times

Departure date
Monday, Feb 26, 2024

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How much do train tickets from Herne to Essen, NW cost?

The prices for train tickets from Herne to Essen, 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 Herne to Essen, NW will cost $9.85. The average train ticket price is approximately $18.07. 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 Herne to Essen, NW. On average, though, you'll pay about $18.07 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 Herne to Essen, NW by train?

With a distance of 10.81 mi between Herne and Essen, NW, it will usually take 0 hr 44 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 44 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between Herne and Essen, NW runs for about 10.81 mi and usually takes approximately 0 hr 44 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 0 hr 15 min. If you are trying to get from Herne to Essen, NW as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When traveling from Herne to Essen, NW by train, which stations can I use?

In Herne, departure stations include . When you arrive in Essen, NW, you may be able to disembark at stations such as . Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do journeys run from Herne to Essen, NW?

The exact number of journeys from Herne to Essen, NW can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 166 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Herne to Essen, NW. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Herne to Essen, NW varies, but in general, you can expect to find 51 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 115 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Herne to Essen, 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 Herne to Essen, NW
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Herne to Essen, NW.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Herne to Essen, 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 Herne to Essen, 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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The cheapest Herne - Essen, NW train tickets can be found for as low as $7.60 if you’re lucky, or $9.35 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $14.47.

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

When travelling to Essen, 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.

Eurobahn is a private railway company that operates in Germany. It was founded in 1998 and offers regional and commuter train services in the North Rhine-Westphalia region. Eurobahn operates on several lines, including the S-Bahn Rhein-Ruhr, the RB 61, and the RB 52. The company is known for its modern trains and high-quality service, including free Wi-Fi and air conditioning. Eurobahn is committed to sustainability and has implemented several measures to reduce its environmental impact, such as using energy-efficient trains and promoting public transportation as an alternative to driving.

National Express is a British multinational public transport company that operates bus, and rail services in the UK, Europe, North Africa, and North America. The company was founded in 1972 and has its headquarters in Birmingham, UK. National Express operates a fleet of over 1,600 buses, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. The company also operates rail services in the UK, including the East Anglia franchise.

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 Herne to Essen, NW

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by DB - InterCity Express (ICE) and DB - Intercity when traveling from Herne to Essen, 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 - Regionalbahn, DB - InterCity Express (ICE) and DB - Regional Express from Herne to Essen, NW
Compare services on board when travelling from Herne to Essen, NW by train.
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Herne to Essen, NW CO2 Emissions by Train

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1.22kg
Bus
1.3kg
Flight
3.48kg
Car
2.78kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Herne to Essen, NW by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Herne and Essen, NW are 1.22kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Herne and Essen, NW? By taking the train between Herne and Essen, NW you will save 2.26kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.08kg compared to a bus and 1.56kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Herne to Essen, NW?
A train ticket from Herne to Essen, NW is $18.07. 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 $9.85.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Herne to Essen, NW?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Herne to Essen, NW is $9.85. 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 Herne and Essen, NW by train?
Herne to Essen, NW is 10.81 mi.
How long does the train between Herne and Essen, NW take?
Herne to Essen, NW is on average 0 hr 44 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 15 min.
Which companies operate from Herne to Essen, NW?
The train journey from Herne to Essen, NW is covered by 6 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: DB - Regionalbahn, DB - InterCity Express (ICE), DB - Regional Express, National Express, Eurobahn, DB - Intercity and EuroCity.
How many train connections per day go from Herne to Essen, NW?
Herne to Essen, NW has 166 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Herne to Essen, NW leave?
The earliest train from Herne to Essen, NW departs at 12:20 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 Herne to Essen, NW depart?
The latest train from Herne to Essen, NW departs at 11:50 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 Herne to Essen, 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 $9.85 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 Herne to Essen, NW?
There are 1 station(s) that you can depart from Herne to go to Essen, NW. You can go from Herne Central Bus Station and you can arrive at Kettwig, Essen and Essen-Altenessen.
How many direct connections depart from Herne to Essen, NW?
There are on average 51 direct connection(s) from Herne to go to Essen, NW.
What's the fastest journey time between Herne to Essen, NW by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Herne and Essen, NW is 0 hr 15 min.
Is there a direct train from Herne to Essen, NW?
Yes, there is a direct train between Herne and Essen, NW.
What are the CO2 emissions for Herne to Essen, NW by train?
The train journey from Herne to Essen, NW creates 1.22kg of CO2 emissions.

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