About Niederrhein/ Ruhr/ Münsterland

Route Network

The NordWestBahn operates six routes in the region Niederrhein/Ruhr/Münsterland:

RE 10 “Niers-Express“ (Kleve – Krefeld – Düsseldorf Hbf)
RE 14 “Emscher-Münsterland-Express“ (Essen-Steele – Dorsten – Borken/Coesfeld)
RB 31 “Der Niederrheiner“ (Xanten – Moers – Duisburg Hbf)
RB 36 “Ruhrort-Bahn“ (Oberhausen Hbf -– Duisburg-Ruhrort)
RE 44 “Fossa-Emscher-Express“ (Bottrop Hbf -– Moers)

Tickets & Fare Areas

The fare regulations set by the transport associations and communities WestfalenTarif and VRR-Tarif apply on any routes across western Münsterland and the northern Ruhr area, as do any transitional arrangements imposed. Valid tariffs which apply here are the VRR-Tarif, WestfalenTarif, NRW- Tarif, Deutschlandtarif, as well as tariffs of the Deutsche Bahn. For more information on fares and regulations, please refer to the following links:

VRR-Tarif: vrr.de
NRW Tarif: mobil.nrw
DB-Tarif: bahn.de
Deutschlandtarif: deutschlandtarifverbund.de

Ticket Vending Machines

You can get your train tickets at the ticket vending machines at the stations and from our ticket partners, or use our ticket shop via the “VRR App” application. Simply visit the App Store or Google Playstore and download it onto your mobile phone.

"Only board with a valid ticket"

You must always buy and validate your ticket prior to boarding a train. Otherwise, you will be charged with an additional fee of € 60.

Rules of Transportation

Transport is directly regulated by the “Eisenbahnverkehrsordnung” (EVO), transport regulations of the different fare areas and the Regulation (EC) No. 1371/2007.

Follow this link for any further information (only available in German): nordwestbahn.de/de/befoerderungsbedingungen

North Rhine Westphalia passenger information

Is my train on time? - In North Rhine Westphalia the state government informs about current passenger information for all rail transport companies: www.zuginfo.nrw

Customer Centres

Bahnhofskiosk Dorsten

Europaplatz 25
46282 Dorsten

02362 795892
02362 795894
opening hours

Mo - Fr 5:00 - 19:00 Uhr
Sa 9:00 - 16:00 Uhr

DB Agentur Niederrhein Kleve

Bahnhofsplatz 17
47533 Kleve

opening hours

Mo - Fr 6:00 - 19:00 Uhr,
Sa 7:30 - 18:00 Uhr

Tabakbörse Heeks Kleve

Lohengrinstraße 4
47533 Kleve

opening hours

Mo - Fr 10:00 bis 19:00 Uhr
Sa 10:00 bis 18:00 Uhr

DB-Agentur Borken

Bahnhofstraße 22
46325 Borken

02861 9294888
opening hours

Mo-Fr 8:30 bis 12.30 und 13:30 bis 17:30 Uhr
Sa 9:00 bis 12:30 Uhr