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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 € 35
From Frankfurt 01:52 € 33
From Berlin 03:42 € 21
From Brussels 02:39 € 19
From Munich 05:17 € 33
From Cologne 00:46 € 21
From Hamburg 02:42 € 33
From Dusseldorf 00:24 € 12
From Nuremberg 03:56 € 33
From Heidelberg 03:32 € 33
From Hanover 02:03 € 21
From Mannheim 02:18 € 33
From Bremen 02:09 € 21
From Aachen 01:37 € 21
From Gelsenkirchen 00:09 € 8
From Duisburg 00:10 € 8
From Munster Westf Hb 00:54 € 21
From Guetersloh 01:09 € 21
From Bochum 00:08 € 8


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

To Gelsenkirchen 00:08 € 8
To Bochum 00:11 € 8
To Duisburg 00:14 € 8
To Dusseldorf 00:34 € 12
To Cologne 01:08 € 21
To Munster Westf Hb 01:55 € 21
To Guetersloh 01:56 € 21
To Aachen 02:30 € 21
To Hamburg 03:46 € 33
To Mannheim 04:23 € 33
To Frankfurt 04:26 € 33
To Brussels 04:39 € 19
To Heidelberg 04:53 € 33
To Hanover 04:58 € 21
To Bremen 05:33 € 33
To Berlin 05:43 € 33
To Nuremberg 08:18 € 33
To Paris 08:50 € 35
To Munich 09:02 € 33

Essen city guide

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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