Duisburg to Gelsenkirchen by train

  • First train
    06:10
  • Last train
    00:10
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    14m
  • Distance
    24 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    63
  • Avg. journey time
    19m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Duisburg to Gelsenkirchen by train

Fast trains from Duisburg to Gelsenkirchen take around 14 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 24 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Duisburg and Gelsenkirchen.

1. Are there direct trains from Duisburg to Gelsenkirchen?

Direct trains from Duisburg to Gelsenkirchen have been found.

We usually find around 61 direct trains on the route from Duisburg to Gelsenkirchen every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 71 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Duisburg to Gelsenkirchen?

The Duisburg to Gelsenkirchen train travel time is normally about 14 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Duisburg to Gelsenkirchen train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Gelsenkirchen is usually scheduled to depart Duisburg around 06:10 and the last train is around 00:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Duisburg around 06:10, and the last at 00:35.

When to book Duisburg to Gelsenkirchen 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 Duisburg to Gelsenkirchen by train.

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Which train companies operate between Duisburg and Gelsenkirchen?

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

  • ABELLIO Rail NRW
  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional Express
  • Regional-Express
  • S-Bahn

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

Gelsenkirchen to Duisburg 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.