Berlin to Essen bus

Cheap bus tickets from Berlin to Essen

Showing times and prices for Dec 08

Cheapest

25

Average

31

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Berlin to Essen is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

04:30PMBerlin6h30 11:00PMEssen
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251One-way
08:30AMBerlin5h40 02:10PMEssen
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251One-way
09:00AMBerlin5h30 02:30PMEssen
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261One-way
10:00AMBerlin6h20 04:20PMEssen
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281One-way
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12:15AMBerlin7h40 07:55AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
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321One-way

Bus schedule from Berlin to Essen

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thursday, December 8
12:15AMBerlin7h40 07:55AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
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02:55AMBerlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz7h20 10:15AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
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03:15AMBerlin7h00 10:15AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
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08:30AMBerlin5h40 02:10PMEssen
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09:00AMBerlin8h40 05:40PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
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09:00AMBerlin5h30 02:30PMEssen
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10:00AMBerlin6h20 04:20PMEssen
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04:30PMBerlin6h30 11:00PMEssen
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11:59PMBerlin7h56 07:55AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
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Bus times from Berlin to Essen

Showing times and prices for Dec 08

Fastest Journey

5 h 30 m

Average

6 h 57 m

Buses per day

9

Distance

454 km

Of the 9 buses that leave Berlin for Essen every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

09:00AMBerlin5h30 02:30PMEssen
0 transfers
261One-way
08:30AMBerlin5h40 02:10PMEssen
0 transfers
251One-way
10:00AMBerlin6h20 04:20PMEssen
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281One-way
04:30PMBerlin6h30 11:00PMEssen
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251One-way
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03:15AMBerlin7h00 10:15AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
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381One-way

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Overview: Bus from Berlin to Essen

distanceDistance281 miles (453 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$31 (€28)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus providersFlixbus or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Berlin to Essen cover the 281 miles (453 km) long route taking on average 7 h 35 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $31 (€28), but the average price of bus tickets is $31 (€28). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter).

Bus providers: FlixBus from Berlin to Essen

Find the best buses between Berlin and Essen with Omio's travel partners FlixBus from $31 (€28). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

FlixBus from Berlin to Essen bus information:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 54 min
  • Average Price: $31
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Bus to Essen from Berlin

Travel Tips: Take the bus to Essen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Berlin to Essen.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Berlin to Essen to cost as little as $31 (€28)  in the next 7 days.
The bus price to Essen from Berlin is on average $31 (€28)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
The Berlin to Essen bus distance is approximately 281 miles (453 km).
While the time it takes to travel 281 miles (453 km) between Berlin and Essen can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Berlin to Essen bus journey time is on average 7 h 35 min.

There are a few bus stations in Berlin to start your trip from including Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof, Berlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz and Berlin, Jannowitzbrücke. In Essen you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter), Essen, Hauptbahnhof Südseite and Essen, Freiheit (Hauptbahnhof).

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf   and arrive in Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter).

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Berlin Hbf, is located 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from the city center of Berlin.

The most popular arrival bus station, Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter), is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city center of Essen.

For the best Berlin to Essen bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services between Berlin and Essen to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there is 1 direct bus per day from Berlin to Essen with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your bus ticket.
On average, there is 1 bus a day from Berlin to Essen. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest bus from Berlin to Essen at 8: 00 AM   or take the last bus from Berlin to Essen leaving at 8: 00 AM. Look for the latest Berlin to Essen bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this journey.
You can find buses from Berlin to Essen to cost on average $31 (€28) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Berlin to Essen bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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