Düsseldorf to Essen bus

Cheap bus tickets from Düsseldorf to Essen

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4

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4

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.

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07:05PMDüsseldorf, ZOB0h40 07:45PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
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41One-way
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08:00AMDüsseldorf, ZOB0h45 08:45AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
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41One-way

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08:00AMDüsseldorf, ZOB0h45 08:45AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
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07:05PMDüsseldorf, ZOB0h40 07:45PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
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Bus times from Düsseldorf to Essen

Showing times and prices for Aug 20

Fastest Journey

40 m

Average

42 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

31 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Düsseldorf for Essen every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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07:05PMDüsseldorf, ZOB0h40 07:45PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
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41One-way
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08:00AMDüsseldorf, ZOB0h45 08:45AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
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41One-way

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Overview: Bus from Düsseldorf to Essen

distanceDistance19 miles (30 km)
durationAverage bus duration40 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$4 (€4)
frequencyBus frequency21 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 20 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersEurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar Bus, Croatia Bus d. O. O. BlaBlaCar, Deutsche Bahn or FlixBus

Buses from Düsseldorf to Essen cover the 19 miles (30 km) long route taking on average 40 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar Bus, Croatia Bus d. O. O. BlaBlaCar, Deutsche Bahn or FlixBus. Normally, there are 21 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $3 (€3), but the average price of bus tickets is $4 (€4). Travelers depart most frequently from Düsseldorf Hbf and arrive in Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter).

Bus providers: Deutsche Bahn, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus from Düsseldorf to Essen

Find the best buses to Essen from Düsseldorf with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus from $3 (€3). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of bus services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your bus to Essen from Düsseldorf. DB uses different types of buses such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain buses.

    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.

    Bus information from Düsseldorf to Essen with FlixBus:

    • Average Duration: 43 min
    • FlixBus frequency: 13 a day

    BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French carpooling company, BlaBlaCar, is a bus company operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the buses include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags per person.

    BlaBlaCar Bus from Düsseldorf to Essen bus information:

    • Average Duration: 40 min
    • Average Price: $3
    • BlaBlaCar Bus frequency: 1 a day

    Travel Tips: Bus to Essen from Düsseldorf

    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 Düsseldorf to Essen.
    FAQs
    Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus between Düsseldorf and Essen for the next 7 days starting from $3 (€3)  one way.
    The bus price between Düsseldorf and Essen is on average $4 (€4)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Düsseldorf to Essen by bus to be approximately 19 miles (30 km).
    On average the Düsseldorf to Essen bus travel time is 40 min  for the 19 miles (30 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

    When taking a bus from Düsseldorf, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Düsseldorf, Hbf, Worringer Straße, Düsseldorf and Düsseldorf, Hbf. Westseite Worringer Str. When you arrive in Essen, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter), Essen, Hauptbahnhof Südseite and Essen, Freiheit (Hauptbahnhof).

    Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Düsseldorf Hbf   to Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter).

    The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Düsseldorf Hbf, is located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) from the city center of Düsseldorf.

    The most popular arrival bus station, Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter), is located 0.4 miles (668 m) away from the city center of Essen.

    When taking a bus from Düsseldorf to Essen, you can count on Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar Bus, Croatia Bus d. O. O. BlaBlaCar, Deutsche Bahn or FlixBus for the best way to get you to Essen. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service to Essen from Düsseldorf and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
    Yes, there are 20 direct buses per day from Düsseldorf to Essen. You can look to travel with BlaBlaCar or BlaBlaCar Bus  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct bus tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
    The average number of buses departing Düsseldorf for Essen is 21 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The earliest bus departing from Düsseldorf to Essen leaves at 6: 00 AM. The last bus departing from Düsseldorf to Essen leaves at 5: 05 PM. You can find the latest Düsseldorf to Essen bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    If you purchase a bus ticket from Düsseldorf to Essen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $4 (€4) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Düsseldorf and Essen are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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