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 Kassel to Essen will cost around $ 12 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 7.
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1 h 40 m
2 h 26 m
Buses per day
Of the 5 buses that leave Kassel for Essen every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 173 km distance in an average of 2 h 26 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 40 m .
The slowest buses will take 3 h and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||107 miles (173 km)|
|Average bus duration||2 h 45 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$19 (€15)|
|Bus providers||Flixbus or BlaBlaCar|
Buses from Kassel to Essen cover the 107 miles (173 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 45 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $19 (€15), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $17 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe and arrive in Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof).
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When taking a bus from Kassel, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, Kassel, Kaufungen Papierfabrik and Kassel, Busparkplatz. When you arrive in Essen, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof), Essen, Hauptbahnhof Freiheit and Essen, Hauptbahnhof Südseite.
Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof).
You can find the most popular departure bus station for this journey, Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe, located approximately 2 mile (s) / 3 km from the city center of Kassel. The most popular arrival bus station in Essen, called Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof), is located around 2 mile (s) / 3 km away from its city center.
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