Aachen to Essen

travel AachenEssen
Wed
$25
Jul 18
Thu
$24
Jul 19
Fri
$27
Jul 20
Sat
$27
Jul 21
Sun
$28
Jul 22
Mon
$23
Jul 23
Tue
$24
Jul 24
Wed
$24
Jul 25
Thu
$24
Jul 26
Fri
$24
Jul 27
Sat
$26
Jul 28
Sun
$26
Jul 29
Mon
$24
Jul 30
Tue
$24
Jul 31
Cheapest

Carpool

Cheapest $6

Quickest

Drive

Quickest 1h 31min

Most Convenient

Train

Most Convenient

There are 3 buses1 train company operating 4 routes - RE1, ICE42, RB33, RE9 from Aachen to Essen. The cheapest train costs $21 and is 1h 40min.

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What is the best way to travel from Aachen to Essen?

There are 3 ways to travel from Aachen to Essen. 3 buses, 2 trains and 1 by car are possible between the two areas. The by car from Aachen to Essen is the cheapest. The by car from Aachen to Essen is the fastest. The train operated by DB running from Aachen to Mülheim (Ruhr) Hbf is the most convenient.

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Bus from Aachen to Essen from $24

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Train from Eilendorf Eilendorf to Essen from $22 with DB

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Eilendorf to Essen
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1h 40min
  • DB $21
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    1h 39min · Train RE1
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Bus from Aachen to Oberhausen from $24

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Aachen to Oberhausen
$24
2h 28min
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Bus from Aachen to Duisburg from $21

Bus
Aachen to Duisburg
$21
2h 11min
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Train from Aachen to Mülheim from $22 with DB

Train
Aachen to Mülheim
$22
1h 37min
  • DB $21
    Train · 1 stop 1h 39min
    Stolberg-Rathaus
    1h 36min · Train RE1
    Essen-Bergeborbeck
  • DB $34
    Train · 1 stops 2h 17min
    Stolberg (Rheinl) Gbf
    54min · Train RE1
    Spich
    1h 22min · Train ICE42
    Essen
  • DB $23
    Train · 1 stop 2h 13min
    Aachen-Rothe Erde
    2h 9min · Train RB33
    Duisburg-Obermeiderich
  • DB $37
    Train · 1 stops 2h 40min
    Aachen Hbf
    1h 28min · Train RE9
    Frechen-Königsdorf
    1h 12min · Train RE1
    Oberhausen
  • DB $22
    Train · 1 stop 2h 9min
    Aachen-Rothe Erde
    2h 9min · Train RB33
    Mülheim (Ruhr) Styrum
  • DB $21
    Train · 1 stop 1h 37min
    Aachen-Rothe Erde
    1h 38min · Train RE1
    Mülheim (Ruhr) Hbf
  • DB $41
    Train · 1 stops 3h 32min
    Aachen Hbf
    1h 28min · Train RE9
    Scharmede
    2h 4min · Train RE1
    Mülheim

Drive from Aachen to Essen from $6

Drive
Aachen to Essen
$6
1h 31min
Aachen
1h 31min · Drive
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