Lyon to Essen bus

Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Essen

Showing times and prices for Nov 30

Cheapest

42

Average

67

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Lyon to Essen is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Flixbus
07:30PMLyon20h55 04:25PMEssen
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421One-way
Flixbus
08:30PMLyon20h55 05:25PMEssen
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451One-way
Flixbus
07:15AMLyon21h55 05:10AMEssen
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601One-way
Flixbus
03:15PMLyon21h15 12:30PMEssen
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711One-way
Flixbus
10:40PMLyon18h45 05:25PMEssen
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1151One-way

Bus schedule from Lyon to Essen

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, November 30
Flixbus
07:15AMLyon21h55 05:10AMEssen
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Flixbus
03:15PMLyon21h15 12:30PMEssen
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Flixbus
07:30PMLyon20h55 04:25PMEssen
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Flixbus
08:30PMLyon20h55 05:25PMEssen
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Flixbus
10:40PMLyon18h45 05:25PMEssen
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Bus times from Lyon to Essen

Showing times and prices for Nov 30

Fastest Journey

18 h 45 m

Average

20 h 45 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

654 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Lyon for Essen every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Flixbus
10:40PMLyon18h45 05:25PMEssen
0 transfers
1151One-way
Flixbus
07:30PMLyon20h55 04:25PMEssen
0 transfers
421One-way
Flixbus
08:30PMLyon20h55 05:25PMEssen
0 transfers
451One-way
Flixbus
03:15PMLyon21h15 12:30PMEssen
0 transfers
711One-way
Flixbus
07:15AMLyon21h55 05:10AMEssen
0 transfers
601One-way

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Overview: Bus from Lyon to Essen

distanceDistance405 miles (654 km)
durationAverage bus duration16 h 55 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$36 (€33)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus companiesEurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus or Flixbus

Buses from Lyon to Essen cover the 405 miles (654 km) long journey taking on average 16 h 55 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus or Flixbus. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $36 (€33), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $29 (€26). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter).

Bus providers: BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus from Lyon to Essen

Buy your official BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus bus tickets to Essen from Lyon from $29 (€26) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

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BlaBlaCar Bus

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.

FlixBus from Lyon to Essen bus information:

  • Average Duration: 23 h 25 min
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French bus company from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French carpooling service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags.

  • Average Price: $29

Travel Tips: Bus to Essen from Lyon

Travel Tips: Take the bus to Essen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Lyon to Essen.
FAQs

Travel between Lyon, France and Essen, Germany by bus is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Germany from France?

International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Lyon?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Essen, Germany?

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Essen from Lyon as this information can change.

The restriction level for your return bus to Lyon, France from Essen is: Unrestricted.

Is my return bus into Lyon from Essen restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Essen?

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Lyon, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Recommended

Last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Lyon from Essen closer to your date of departure here here.

Bus tickets between Lyon and Essen for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $29 (€26)  one way in the next 7 days.
The bus price to Essen from Lyon is on average $36 (€33)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
The bus distance from Lyon to Essen is around 405 miles (654 km).
On average the Lyon to Essen bus travel time is 16 h 55 min  for the 405 miles (654 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When taking the bus between Lyon and Essen, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Gare Part-Dieu and Lyon, Dardilly. Your route can end in bus stations such as Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter), Essen, Hauptbahnhof Südseite and Essen, Freiheit (Hauptbahnhof).

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Lyon Part Dieu   and arrive in Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter).

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, Lyon Part Dieu, located approximately 2 miles (3.3 km) from the city center of Lyon. The most popular arrival bus station in Essen, called Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter), is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from its city center.

Take the Lyon to Essen bus with Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus or Flixbus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the journey between Lyon and Essen as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of buses departing Lyon for Essen is 1 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest bus for this route departs from Lyon at 5: 20 AM. The last bus leaves from Lyon at 5: 20 AM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Lyon to Essen and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you buy a bus ticket from Lyon to Essen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $36 (€33) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Lyon and Essen are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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