Essen to Ghent bus

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Cheapest

19

Average

26

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.

Flixbus
10:03AMEssen8h17 06:20PMGhent
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191One-way
Flixbus
09:20AMEssen7h45 05:05PMGhent
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331One-way

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10:03AMEssen8h17 06:20PMGhent
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Bus times from Essen to Ghent

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Fastest Journey

7 h 45 m

Average

8 h 1 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

234 km

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

Flixbus
09:20AMEssen7h45 05:05PMGhent
0 transfers
331One-way
Flixbus
10:03AMEssen8h17 06:20PMGhent
0 transfers
191One-way

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Overview: Bus from Essen to Ghent

distanceDistance144 miles (233 km)
durationAverage bus duration8 h 15 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$24 (€21)
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus companiesFlixbus, BlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn

Buses from Essen to Ghent cover the 144 miles (233 km) long route taking on average 8 h 15 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $24 (€21), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $23 (€21). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Ghent.

Bus companies: FlixBus and Deutsche Bahn from Essen to Ghent

Find the best buses from Essen to Ghent with Omio's travel partners FlixBus and Deutsche Bahn from $23 (€21). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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Deutsche Bahn

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.

  • Average Price: $23

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of bus services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of buses includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Essen to Ghent bus.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Ghent from Essen

    Take the bus to Ghent 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 Ghent.
    FAQs

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

    Is international entry into Ghent from Essen restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

    The above information was last checked on 6/27/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Essen to Ghent closer to your date of departure here

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

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

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

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

    What are the requirements?

    • There are no current restrictions

    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 6/28/22. 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 Ghent here.

    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Essen to Ghent buses for as little as $23 (€21)  in the next 7 days.
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $24 (€21)  for a bus ticket from Essen to Ghent.
    The distance to Ghent from Essen by bus is approximately 144 miles (233 km).
    The Essen to Ghent bus duration is on average 8 h 15 min, which is to be expected when traveling 144 miles (233 km) between Essen and Ghent. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    There are a few bus stations in Essen to start your trip from including Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter), Essen, Hauptbahnhof Südseite and Essen, Freiheit (Hauptbahnhof). In Ghent you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Ghent and Gent, Ghent.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Essen Hbf   and arrive in Ghent.

    Passengers board the bus most frequently from Essen Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Ghent, located 0.4 miles (686 m) away from the city center.

    Take the Essen to Ghent bus with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the trip to Ghent from Essen as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    The first Essen to Ghent bus departs at 4: 50 AM   and the last bus from Essen to Ghent leaves at 4: 45 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Essen to Ghent on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    The price of a one way bus ticket from Essen to Ghent is on average $24 (€21) if you purchase 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 trip. In general, you can find bus tickets from Essen to Ghent available a few months in advance.

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