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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2 h 40 m
3 h 28 m
Buses per day
Of the 8 buses that leave Hanover for Essen every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||131 miles (212 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 30 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$14 (€13)|
|Bus frequency||6 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 4 direct buses a day|
|Bus companies||BlaBlaCar or Flixbus|
Buses from Hanover to Essen cover the 131 miles (212 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 30 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar or Flixbus. Normally, there are 6 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $11 (€10), but the average price of bus tickets is $14 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Hannover Hbf and arrive in Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter).
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FlixBus from Hanover to Essen bus information:
Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Hannover Hbf to Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter).
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their buses from Hannover Hbf and need to travel around 1.7 miles (2.8 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Essen most often arrive at Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter) and need to travel around 0.4 miles (668 m) from this bus station to the city center.
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