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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9 h 30 m
10 h 2 m
Buses per day
Of the 2 buses that leave Essen for Paris every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||273 miles (440 km)|
|Average bus duration||10 h 35 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$35 (€34)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day|
|Bus providers||BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Eurolines France, Eurolines Germany or Flixbus|
Buses from Essen to Paris cover the 273 miles (440 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 35 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Eurolines France, Eurolines Germany or Flixbus. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $35 (€34), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $22 (€22). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
For as little as $22 (€22) you can travel by bus between Essen and Paris with FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.
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.
Bus information from Essen to Paris 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.
Travel between Essen, Germany and Paris, France by bus is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/25/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Essen and Paris as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Paris to Essen is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
What are the requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/25/22. 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 Paris here.
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 Paris you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, Cours-la-Reine.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Essen Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Paris most often arrive at Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and need to travel around 2.9 miles (4.6 km) from this bus station to the city center.
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