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Bus Information from Essen to Ghent

distanceDistance144 miles (233 km)
changesDirect busYes

Buses from Essen to Ghent cover the 144 miles (233 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct bus services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Ghent.

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Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for buses from Essen to Ghent?

Travel between Essen, Germany and Ghent, Belgium by bus is: Partially open.

Can I enter Belgium from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Essen?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Ghent, Belgium?

All travelers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/26/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Ghent from Essen as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Essen, Germany from Ghent, Belgium?

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Ghent to Essen is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Belgium?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Ghent?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Essen, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/26/21. 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 Ghent here.

How many miles is it from Essen to Ghent by bus?
You should expect to travel around 144 miles (233 km)  between Essen and Ghent by bus.
When traveling by bus from Essen to Ghent, which bus station in Essen do I depart from and which bus station in Ghent do I arrive in?

When taking a bus from Essen, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof), Essen, Hauptbahnhof Freiheit and Essen, Hauptbahnhof Südseite. When you arrive in Ghent, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Ghent and Gent, Ghent.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Essen Hbf   to Ghent.

Where is the departure bus station in Essen located? Where is the arrival bus station in Ghent located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Essen Hbf, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Essen.

The most popular arrival bus station, Ghent, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Ghent.