Essen

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Essen, the cultural heart of the Rhur region

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Getting there You can get to Essen from Brussels, Munich and Cologne. Best price and travel duration below.

From Paris 04:06 ₹ 2,672
From Frankfurt 01:52 ₹ 2,519
From Berlin 03:42 ₹ 1,603
From Brussels 02:39 ₹ 1,450
From Munich 05:17 ₹ 2,519
From Cologne 00:46 ₹ 1,603
From Hamburg 02:42 ₹ 2,519
From Dusseldorf 00:24 ₹ 916
From Nuremberg 03:56 ₹ 2,519
From Heidelberg 03:32 ₹ 2,519
From Hanover 02:03 ₹ 1,603
From Mannheim 02:18 ₹ 2,519
From Bremen 02:09 ₹ 1,603
From Aachen 01:37 ₹ 1,603
From Gelsenkirchen 00:09 ₹ 611
From Duisburg 00:10 ₹ 611
From Munster Westf Hb 00:54 ₹ 1,603
From Guetersloh 01:09 ₹ 1,603
From Bochum 00:08 ₹ 611


Getting around From Essen, you can travel to nearby cities and towns. Best price and travel duration below.

To Gelsenkirchen 00:08 ₹ 611
To Bochum 00:11 ₹ 611
To Duisburg 00:14 ₹ 611
To Dusseldorf 00:34 ₹ 916
To Cologne 01:08 ₹ 1,603
To Munster Westf Hb 01:55 ₹ 1,603
To Guetersloh 01:56 ₹ 1,603
To Aachen 02:30 ₹ 1,603
To Hamburg 03:46 ₹ 2,519
To Mannheim 04:23 ₹ 2,519
To Frankfurt 04:26 ₹ 2,519
To Brussels 04:39 ₹ 1,450
To Heidelberg 04:53 ₹ 2,519
To Hanover 04:58 ₹ 1,603
To Bremen 05:33 ₹ 2,519
To Berlin 05:43 ₹ 2,519
To Nuremberg 08:18 ₹ 2,519
To Paris 08:50 ₹ 2,672
To Munich 09:02 ₹ 2,519

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Essen, the cultural heart of the Rhur region

Essen is located in Rhur region, in western part of Germany. It is today a thriving city, where major companies are present. Essen is the center of the Discovery Area RUHR Art & Creativity. The city is a perfect destination for short holidays.

Don’t miss a visit to the following landmarks when you are in Essen: Zeche Zollverein, Folkwang museum, Villa Hugel, Aalto Opera-House, Essener Munster Cathedral, St Ludgerus Basilica, Kettwing historical district and the old town of Werden. The Zollverein is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the highlights of the Ruhr Area.

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