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Cologne Bonn Airport to Essen by train

  • First train
    06:48
  • Last train
    23:48
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    56m
  • Distance
    64 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    26
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 17m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Cologne Bonn Airport to Essen by train

Fast trains from Cologne Bonn Airport to Essen take around 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 64 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne Bonn Airport and Essen.

1. Are there direct trains from Cologne Bonn Airport to Essen?

Direct trains from Cologne Bonn Airport to Essen have been found.

We usually find around 28 direct trains on the route from Cologne Bonn Airport to Essen every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 23 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Cologne Bonn Airport to Essen?

The Cologne Bonn Airport to Essen train travel time is normally about 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Cologne Bonn Airport to Essen train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Essen is usually scheduled to depart Cologne Bonn Airport around 07:12 and the last train is around 23:48. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne Bonn Airport around 06:48, and the last at 23:48.

When to book Cologne Bonn Airport 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 Cologne Bonn Airport to Essen by train.

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Which train companies operate between Cologne Bonn Airport and Essen?

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

  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express

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

Essen to Cologne Bonn Airport by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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.