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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1d 15 m
1d 1 h 20 m
Buses per day
Of the 2 buses that leave Essen for Rome every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||707 miles (1141 km)|
|Average bus duration||23 h 50 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$81 (€79)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
Buses from Essen to Rome cover the 707 miles (1141 km) long route taking on average 23 h 50 min with our travel partners like Flixbus. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $53 (€52), but the average price of bus tickets is $81 (€79). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Rome, Termini.
You can travel by bus from Essen to Rome with FlixBus for as low as $53 (€52). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
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.
Essen to Rome bus information with FlixBus:
Travel by bus between Essen, Germany and Rome, Italy is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 9/19/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Essen to Rome closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from Italy to Germany is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/24/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your bus to Essen from Rome.
Some of the Essen bus stations to Rome 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 Rome include Rome, Termini, Roma, Via Marsala / Viale Enrico De Nicola and Rome, Rome Vaticano/ Fermata dell'autobus Via Crescenzio).
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Essen Hbf and arriving in Rome, Termini.
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 Rome, Termini, located 2.1 miles (3.4 km) away from the city center.
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