The cheapest buses from Essen to Munich

Showing times and prices for Oct 29

Cheapest

$36

Average

$36

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 Essen to Munich will cost around $ 36 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 36.

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10:00AMEssen, Hauptbahnhof20h30 06:30AMMünchen, ZOB
1 changes
$361One-way

Timetable Essen to Munich

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10:00AMEssen, Hauptbahnhof20h30 06:30AMMünchen, ZOB
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Fri
Oct 29
$95Deutsche Bahn
$36BlaBlaCar Bus
$167Eurowings
Sat
Oct 30
$30Deutsche Bahn
$28Flixbus
$192Eurowings
Sun
Oct 31
$22Deutsche Bahn
$37BlaBlaCar Bus
$167Eurowings
Mon
Nov 1
$22Deutsche Bahn
$36BlaBlaCar Bus
$124Eurowings
Tue
Nov 2
$30Deutsche Bahn
$33BlaBlaCar Bus
$149Eurowings
Wed
Nov 3
$22Deutsche Bahn
$33BlaBlaCar Bus
$105Eurowings
Thu
Nov 4
$22Deutsche Bahn
$33BlaBlaCar Bus
$149Eurowings
Fri
Nov 5
$44Deutsche Bahn
$33BlaBlaCar Bus
$105Eurowings
Sat
Nov 6
$44Deutsche Bahn
$33BlaBlaCar Bus
$105Eurowings
Sun
Nov 7
$22Deutsche Bahn
$33BlaBlaCar Bus
$153Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Nov 8
$22Deutsche Bahn
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$93Eurowings
Tue
Nov 9
$22Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Wed
Nov 10
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$105Eurowings
Thu
Nov 11
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$93Eurowings
Fri
Nov 12
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$93Eurowings
Sat
Nov 13
$22Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$105Eurowings
Sun
Nov 14
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$105Eurowings
Mon
Nov 15
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$93Eurowings
Tue
Nov 16
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$93Eurowings
Wed
Nov 17
$22Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$93Eurowings

The fastest buses from Essen to Munich

Showing times and prices for Oct 29

Fastest Journey

20 h 30 m

Average

20 h 30 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

493 km

It's difficult to get from Essen to Munich without transferring at least once.

10:00AMEssen, Hauptbahnhof20h30 06:30AMMünchen, ZOB
1 changes
$361One-way

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Bus Information to Munich from Essen

distanceDistance306 miles (493 km)
durationAverage bus duration10 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$33 (€27)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Germany

Buses from Essen to Munich cover the 306 miles (493 km) long route taking on average 10 h 5 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Germany. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $28 (€23), but the average price of bus tickets is $33 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in München, ZOB.

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Essen to Munich with FlixBus

You can travel by bus between Essen and Munich with FlixBus for as low as $28 (€23). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

FlixBus

If you're looking for cheap FlixBus tickets between Essen and Munich, check out Omio! With one-way Essen to Munich bus ticket prices starting as low as $28 (€23) when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Munich from Essen by showing you the latest FlixBus offers, bus schedules and tickets for this 306 miles (493 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this route, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard with FlixBus. If you search for FlixBus tickets from Essen to Munich in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the bus. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest bus between Essen and Munich on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect bus with FlixBus so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your FlixBus bus ticket from Essen to Munich:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Buses from Essen to Munich
Take the bus to Munich 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 Munich.
FAQs
How much are cheap buses to Munich from Essen?
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Essen to Munich to cost as little as $28 (€23)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the bus between Essen and Munich on average?
The Essen to Munich bus ticket price is on average $33 (€27)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How many miles is it from Essen to Munich by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Munich from Essen by bus to be approximately 306 miles (493 km).
What is the Essen to Munich bus travel time?
On average the Essen to Munich bus travel time is 10 h 5 min  for the 306 miles (493 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What station does the bus from Essen to Munich depart from? Which Munich bus station do I come into from Essen?

When taking a bus from Essen, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof), Essen Main Train Station and Essen, Hauptbahnhof Freiheit. When you arrive in Munich, your bus can arrive in bus stations including München, ZOB, Munich, Goeppert Mayer Straße/ Frottmain and Munich, Hauptbahnhof Nord.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Essen Hbf   to München, ZOB.

Where do I find the Essen bus station to Munich? Where is the Munich bus station?

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

The most popular arrival bus station, München, ZOB, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Munich.

What bus providers offer a service to Munich from Essen?
If you're looking for buses from Essen to Munich, you can rely on Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Germany to get you to Munich. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Essen to Munich journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I buy a direct bus from Essen to Munich?
Yes, you can search for direct buses from Essen to Munich on Omio with Flixbus, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your bus ticket.
What time is the earliest bus from Essen to Munich? What time is the last bus from Essen to Munich?
The earliest bus for this trip departs from Essen at 4: 35 AM. The last bus leaves from Essen at 11: 50 AM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Essen to Munich and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy a bus ticket from Essen to Munich to get the best deals?
You can find buses to Munich from Essen to cost on average $33 (€27) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Essen to Munich bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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