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.
This is the last bus of the day.
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3 h 35 m
4 h 19 m
Buses per day
Of the 3 buses that leave Essen for Amsterdam every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||110 miles (177 km)|
|Average bus duration||2 h 40 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$24 (€23)|
|Bus frequency||10 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 4 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||Flixbus, Eurolines France or Blablabus|
Buses from Essen to Amsterdam cover the 110 miles (177 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 40 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines France or Blablabus. Normally, there are 10 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $17 (€16), but the average price of bus tickets is $24 (€23). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
Buy your official FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus bus tickets between Essen and Amsterdam from $17 (€16) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.
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 Essen to Amsterdam with FlixBus:
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 Essen to Amsterdam bus information:
Travel between Essen, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands by bus is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 10/3/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Essen and Amsterdam as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Amsterdam to Essen is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
What are the requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/3/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Essen from Amsterdam here.
Some of the Essen bus stations to Amsterdam you can start your journey from include Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter), Essen, Hauptbahnhof Südseite and Essen, Freiheit (Hauptbahnhof). Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Amsterdam include Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk), Amsterdam Stadium Holanda and Amsterdam, Centraal.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Essen Hbf and arriving in Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk).
The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called Essen Hbf, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Essen.
The most popular arrival bus station, Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk), is located 2.5 miles (4 km) away from the city center of Amsterdam.
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