Brussels to Essen bus

Cheap bus tickets from Brussels to Essen

Showing times and prices for Oct 05

Cheapest

15

Average

15

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

FlixBus
01:20AMBrussels South (gare Du Midi)5h50 07:10AMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
151One-way
FlixBus
08:45AMBrussels-north Train Station3h30 12:15PMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
151One-way
FlixBus
03:20PMBrussels-north Train Station3h45 07:05PMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
151One-way
FlixBus
04:45PMBrussels-north Train Station5h05 09:50PMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
151One-way
FlixBus
08:55PMBrussels-north Train Station4h05 01:00AMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
151One-way

Bus schedule from Brussels to Essen

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, October 5
FlixBus
01:20AMBrussels South (gare Du Midi)5h50 07:10AMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
FlixBus
08:45AMBrussels-north Train Station3h30 12:15PMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
FlixBus
03:20PMBrussels-north Train Station3h45 07:05PMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
FlixBus
04:45PMBrussels-north Train Station5h05 09:50PMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
FlixBus
08:55PMBrussels-north Train Station4h05 01:00AMEssen Hbf
0 transfers

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Bus times from Brussels to Essen

Showing times and prices for Oct 05

Fastest Journey

3 h 30 m

Average

4 h 27 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

68 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Brussels for Essen every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

FlixBus
08:45AMBrussels-north Train Station3h30 12:15PMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
151One-way
FlixBus
03:20PMBrussels-north Train Station3h45 07:05PMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
151One-way
FlixBus
08:55PMBrussels-north Train Station4h05 01:00AMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
151One-way
FlixBus
04:45PMBrussels-north Train Station5h05 09:50PMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
151One-way
FlixBus
01:20AMBrussels South (gare Du Midi)5h50 07:10AMEssen Hbf
0 transfers
151One-way

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Overview: Bus from Brussels to Essen

distanceDistance42 miles (68 km)
priceAverage bus ticket price$16 (€15)
frequencyBus frequency3 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 3 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesBlaBlaCar or FlixBus

Buses from Brussels to Essen cover the 42 miles (68 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 20 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar or FlixBus. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $16 (€15), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $16 (€15).

Bus providers: FlixBus from Brussels to Essen

Travel between Brussels and Essen from $16 (€15) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

Bus information from Brussels to Essen with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 20 min
  • Average Price: $16
  • FlixBus frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Bus to Essen from Brussels

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 Brussels to Essen.
FAQs
Bus tickets between Brussels and Essen for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $16 (€15)  one way in the next 7 days.
The bus price between Brussels and Essen is on average $16 (€15)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
The distance between Brussels and Essen by bus is approximately 42 miles (68 km).
While the time it takes to travel 42 miles (68 km) to Essen from Brussels can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Brussels to Essen bus journey time is on average 4 h 20 min.
For the journey from Brussels to Essen you can take a bus with BlaBlaCar or FlixBus. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services from Brussels to Essen on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 3 buses a day from Brussels to Essen. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Brussels to Essen bus departs at 8: 45 AM   and the last bus from Brussels to Essen leaves at 8: 55 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Brussels to Essen on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you purchase the Brussels to Essen bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $16 (€15). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses to Essen from Brussels. Look out for bus tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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