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Travelling from Viersen to Essen by train

Fast trains from Viersen to Essen take around 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 48 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Viersen and Essen.

Are there direct trains from Viersen to Essen?

Direct trains from Viersen to Essen have been found.

We usually find around 17 direct trains on the route from Viersen to Essen every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 15 departures.

How long is the train journey from Viersen to Essen?

The Viersen to Essen train travel time is normally about 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Viersen to Essen train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Essen is usually scheduled to depart Viersen around 05:30 and the last train is around 22:30. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Viersen to Essen train tickets?

Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Viersen to Essen by train.

Which train companies operate between Viersen and Essen?

More than one train company operates on the route from Viersen to Essen, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Intercity
  • Regional-Express

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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