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Essen to Mannheim by train

  • First train
    06:00
  • Last train
    23:00
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 14m
  • Distance
    242 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    29
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 59m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Essen to Mannheim by train

Fast trains from Essen to Mannheim take around 2 hours and 14 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 242 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Essen and Mannheim.

1. Are there direct trains from Essen to Mannheim?

Direct trains from Essen to Mannheim have been found.

We usually find around 29 direct trains on the route from Essen to Mannheim every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 32 departures.

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

The Essen to Mannheim train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 14 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Mannheim is usually scheduled to depart Essen around 06:00 and the last train is around 23:00. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Essen to Mannheim 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 Mannheim by train.

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Which train companies operate between Essen and Mannheim?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)

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

Mannheim to Essen 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.