Essen to Berlin bus

Cheap bus tickets from Essen to Berlin

Showing times and prices for Aug 13

Cheapest

35

Average

59

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.

12:50AMEssen6h10 07:00AMBerlin
0 transfers
351One-way
Cheapest
11:55PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit11h05 11:00AMBerlin
1 transfer
431One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:10PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit7h50 06:00AMBerlin
0 transfers
441One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:10PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit8h10 06:20AMBerlin
0 transfers
441One-way
2nd Cheapest
12:45PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit8h05 08:50PMBerlin
0 transfers
441One-way

Bus schedule from Essen to Berlin

Showing buses for tomorrow, Saturday, August 13
12:50AMEssen6h10 07:00AMBerlin
0 transfers
06:25AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit11h14 05:39PMBerlin
1 transfer
06:25AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit11h22 05:47PMBerlin
1 transfer
07:59AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit7h41 03:40PMBerlin
1 transfer
07:59AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit8h01 04:00PMBerlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz
1 transfer
09:05AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit8h10 05:15PMBerlin
1 transfer
09:05AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit8h35 05:40PMBerlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz
1 transfer
12:45PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit8h05 08:50PMBerlin
0 transfers
03:56PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit7h54 11:50PMBerlin
1 transfer
10:10PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit7h50 06:00AMBerlin
0 transfers
10:10PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit8h10 06:20AMBerlin
0 transfers
11:00PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit11h35 10:35AMBerlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz
1 transfer
11:00PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit11h35 10:35AMBerlin
1 transfer
11:00PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit11h35 10:35AMBerlin
1 transfer
11:55PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit11h05 11:00AMBerlin
1 transfer

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Bus times from Essen to Berlin

Showing times and prices for Aug 13

Fastest Journey

6 h 10 m

Average

9 h 16 m

Buses per day

15

Distance

454 km

Of the 15 buses that leave Essen for Berlin every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

12:50AMEssen6h10 07:00AMBerlin
0 transfers
351One-way
Fastest
07:59AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit7h41 03:40PMBerlin
1 transfer
851One-way
2nd Fastest
10:10PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit7h50 06:00AMBerlin
0 transfers
441One-way
03:56PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit7h54 11:50PMBerlin
1 transfer
601One-way
07:59AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit8h01 04:00PMBerlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz
1 transfer
851One-way

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Overview: Bus from Essen to Berlin

distanceDistance281 miles (453 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 50 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$43 (€39)
frequencyBus frequency3 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus providersFlixbus or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Essen to Berlin cover the 281 miles (453 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 50 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $43 (€39), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $29 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof.

Bus companies: FlixBus from Essen to Berlin

Buy your official FlixBus bus tickets from Essen to Berlin from $29 (€27) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

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.

FlixBus from Essen to Berlin bus information:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 10 min
  • Average Price: $29
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Bus to Berlin from Essen

Take the bus to Berlin 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 Essen to Berlin.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Essen to Berlin to cost as little as $29 (€27)  in the next 7 days.
The Essen to Berlin bus ticket price is on average $43 (€39)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
The distance between Essen and Berlin by bus is approximately 281 miles (453 km).
While the time it takes to travel 281 miles (453 km) to Berlin from Essen can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Essen to Berlin bus journey time is on average 7 h 50 min.

Some of the Essen bus stations to Berlin 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 Berlin include Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof, Berlin, Bahnhof Südkreuz and Berlin, Jannowitzbrücke.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Essen Hbf   and arriving in Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof.

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Essen Hbf and travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof and need to travel approximately 6.4 miles (10.4 km) from the bus station to the city center in Berlin.

When taking a bus from Essen to Berlin, you can count on Flixbus or BlaBlaCar for the best way to get you to Berlin. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service from Essen to Berlin and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day between Essen and Berlin. If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.
The average number of buses departing Essen for Berlin is 3 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first bus from Essen to Berlin at 9: 15 AM. The last bus from Essen to Berlin that you can take departs at 9: 55 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Essen to Berlin schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
The price of a one way bus ticket from Essen to Berlin is on average $43 (€39) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus companies offering this journey. In general, you can find bus tickets from Essen to Berlin available a few months in advance.

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