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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10 h 24 m
11 h 29 m
Buses per day
Of the 2 buses that leave Freiburg im Breisgau for Essen every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||241 miles (389 km)|
|Average bus duration||10 h|
|Average bus ticket price||$42 (€36)|
|Bus companies||BlaBlaCar or Flixbus|
Buses from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen cover the 241 miles (389 km) long trip taking on average 10 h with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar or Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $40 (€35), but the average price of bus tickets is $42 (€36). Travelers depart most frequently from Freiburg im Breisgau, Hauptbhf/ZOB and arrive in Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter).
Find the best buses from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen with Omio's travel partners FlixBus from $40 (€35). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
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.
Omio customers book a bus from Freiburg im Breisgau, Hauptbhf/ZOB to Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter) most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, Freiburg im Breisgau, Hauptbhf/ZOB, located approximately 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from the city center of Freiburg im Breisgau. The most popular arrival bus station in Essen, called Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter), is located around 0.4 miles (668 m) away from its city center.
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