Lille to Essen bus

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Cheap bus tickets and times from Lille to Essen

Showing times and prices for Jun 20


Fastest Journey

7 h 15 m


10 h 50 m

Buses per day



291 km

Cheap bus tickets from Lille to Essen start from $41 with an average ticket price of $42.

The fastest bus from Lille to Essen takes 7h 15m in comparison to an average duration of 10h 50m and covers a distance of 291 km.

13 buses leave Lille for Essen every day with 1 travelling directly.

BlaBlaCar Bus
Lille, Gare Lille Europe
07:50PMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Lille, Gare Lille Europe
01:00AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
Lille, Gare Lille Europe
08:30AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
1 transfer
0 transfers
Lille, Gare Lille Europe
10:35AMEssen, Hbf Freiheit
1 transfer

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Bla Bla Bus

Overview: Bus from Lille to Essen

distanceDistance180 miles (291 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 55 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$34 (€30)
frequencyBus frequency5 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus providersBlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Eurolines Deutschland or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Lille to Essen cover the 180 miles (291 km) long route taking on average 6 h 55 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Eurolines Deutschland or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there are 5 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $34 (€30), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $17 (€15).

Bus providers: BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and Eurolines Deutschland from Lille to Essen

BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and Eurolines Deutschland buses will get you to Essen from Lille from $11 (€10). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

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.

Lille to Essen bus information with BlaBlaCar Bus:

  • Average Duration: 7 h
  • Cheapest Price: $11
  • BlaBlaCar Bus frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Bus from Lille to Essen

FAQs: Take the bus from Lille to Essen with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Lille to Essen.
Cheap bus tickets from Lille to Essen can start from as little as $17 (€15) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Lille to Essen is $34 (€30); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The bus time to Essen from Lille is on average 6 h 55 min   for the 180 mile (291 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Lille to Essen by bus can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Lille to Essen leaves at 5: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Lille to Essen leaves at 11: 45 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Lille to Essen without having to change trains with FlixBus. There is 1 direct bus from Lille to Essen each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the trip from Lille to Essen you can take a bus with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Eurolines Deutschland or BlaBlaCar. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services between Lille and Essen on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The cheapest month to travel from Lille to Essen by bus is August.
You have options as you can travel to Essen from Lille 2 different ways: train or bus.

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