Essen to Ulm by train

  • First train
    07:00
  • Last train
    21:25
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 7m
  • Distance
    401 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    9
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 59m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Essen to Ulm by train

Fast trains from Essen to Ulm take around 4 hours and 7 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 401 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Essen and Ulm.

1. Are there direct trains from Essen to Ulm?

Direct trains from Essen to Ulm have been found.

We usually find around 9 direct trains on the route from Essen to Ulm every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 11 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Essen to Ulm?

The Essen to Ulm train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 7 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Essen to Ulm train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Ulm is usually scheduled to depart Essen around 07:00 and the last train is around 21:25. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Essen to Ulm 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 Essen to Ulm by train.

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Which train companies operate between Essen and Ulm?

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

  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)

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 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.