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Cheap bus tickets from Paris to Essen

Showing times and prices for May 20

Cheapest

$28

Average

$31

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 Paris to Essen will cost around $ 31 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 28.

Flixbus
12:00PMParis8h05 08:05PMEssen
0 changes
$281One-way
Flixbus
11:00AMParis6h55 05:55PMEssen
0 changes
$341One-way

Bus schedule from Paris to Essen

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Flixbus
11:00AMParis6h55 05:55PMEssen
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Flixbus
12:00PMParis8h05 08:05PMEssen
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Fri
May 20
$88Thalys
$28Flixbus
$75Transavia France
Sat
May 21
$94Thalys
$21Flixbus
$154HOP!
Sun
May 22
$41Thalys
$56Flixbus
$131Transavia Airlines
Mon
May 23
$48Thalys
$25Flixbus
$92Transavia France
Tue
May 24
$48Thalys
$28Flixbus
$149HOP!
Wed
May 25
$41Thalys
$21Flixbus
$54Transavia Airlines
Thu
May 26
$74Thalys
$28Flixbus
$52Transavia France

Bus times from Paris to Essen

Showing times and prices for May 20

Fastest Journey

6 h 55 m

Average

7 h 30 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

327 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Paris for Essen every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 327 km distance in an average of 7 h 30 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h 55 m .

The slowest buses will take 8 h 5 m 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.

Flixbus
11:00AMParis6h55 05:55PMEssen
0 changes
$341One-way
Flixbus
12:00PMParis8h05 08:05PMEssen
0 changes
$281One-way

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Overview: Bus from Paris to Essen

distanceDistance202 miles (326 km)
durationAverage bus duration8 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$28 (€25)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesFlixbus or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Paris to Essen cover the 202 miles (326 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 5 min with our travel partners like Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $28 (€25), but the average price of bus tickets is $28 (€25).

Bus companies: FlixBus from Paris to Essen

Find the best buses to Essen from Paris with Omio's travel partners FlixBus from $28 (€25). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

  • Average Price: $28

FlixBus has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus to Essen from Paris:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Bus to Essen from Paris

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 Paris to Essen.
FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my bus between Paris and Essen?

Travel between Paris, France and Essen, Belgium by bus is: Partially open.

Can I enter Belgium from France?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Paris?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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

All travelers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 5/16/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Paris and Essen as this information can change.

Are there restrictions on returning to France from Belgium by bus?

Return travel from Belgium to France is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Paris from Essen?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

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

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 5/18/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Paris from Essen.

How much are cheap buses from Paris to Essen?

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus to Essen from Paris for the next 7 days starting from $28 (€25)  one way.

What is the cost of a bus to Essen from Paris?

The bus price from Paris to Essen is on average $28 (€25)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.

What is the distance from Paris to Essen by bus?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Paris to Essen by bus to be approximately 202 miles (326 km).

How long is the bus ride to Essen from Paris?

The Paris to Essen bus duration is on average 8 h 5 min, which is to be expected when traveling 202 miles (326 km) from Paris to Essen. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What bus companies offer a service to Essen from Paris?

When taking a bus from Paris to Essen, you can count on Flixbus or BlaBlaCar for the best way to get you to Essen. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service from Paris to Essen and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

What time is the earliest bus from Paris to Essen? What time is the last bus from Paris to Essen?

You can take the earliest bus from Paris to Essen at 11: 00 AM   or take the last bus from Paris to Essen leaving at 12: 00 PM. Look for the latest Paris to Essen bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this route.

When should I buy the Paris to Essen bus for the best deals on tickets?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus providers offering this trip and save money. If you book bus tickets to Essen from Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $28 (€25) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your bus ticket from Paris to Essen a few months in advance.

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