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.
The average ticket from Erfurt to Essen will cost around $ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 16.
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3 h 30 m
4 h 37 m
Buses per day
Of the 4 buses that leave Erfurt for Essen every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 285 km distance in an average of 4 h 37 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 30 m .
The slowest buses will take 5 h 10 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||176 miles (284 km)|
|Average bus ticket price||$42 (€34)|
Buses from Erfurt to Essen cover the 176 miles (284 km) long journey with our travel partners like. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $42 (€34), but the average price of bus tickets is $42 (€34). Travelers depart most frequently from Erfurt Hbf and arrive in Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof).
Some of the Erfurt bus stations to Essen you can start your journey from include Erfurt Hbf, Erfurt, Kurt-Schumacher-Straße (Hauptbahnhof) and Erfurt, Urbicher Kreuz. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Essen include Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof), Essen, Hauptbahnhof Freiheit and Essen, Hauptbahnhof Südseite.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Erfurt Hbf and arriving in Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof).
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Erfurt Hbf and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof) and need to travel approximately 2 mile (s) / 3 km from the bus station to the city center in Essen.
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